The Kinship of Secrets by Eugenia Kim|Emotional, powerful and heartfelt|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): From the author of The Calligrapher’s Daughter comes the riveting story of two sisters, one raised in the United States, the other in South Korea, and the family that bound them together even as the Korean War kept them apart. In 1948 Najin and Calvin Cho, with their young daughter Miran, travel from SouthContinue reading “The Kinship of Secrets by Eugenia Kim|Emotional, powerful and heartfelt|”

e-ARC Review: Foe by Ian Reid

Blurb (as on Goodreads): We don’t get visitors. Not out here. We never have. In Iain Reid’s second haunting, philosophical puzzle of a novel, set in the near-future, Junior and Henrietta live a comfortable, solitary life on their farm, far from the city lights, but in close quarters with each other. One day, a strangerContinue reading “e-ARC Review: Foe by Ian Reid”

The Sage’s Secret by Abhinav|A fresh perspective on the legend of Kalki-Vishnu’s 10th incarnation|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): In the year 2025, twenty-year-old Anirudh starts dreaming of Krishna. But these visions that keep flashing through his mind are far from an ordinary fantasy-they are vivid episodes from the god’s life. Through these scenes, as Krishna’s mystifying schemes are revealed, Anirudh slowly comes to terms with his real identity . .Continue reading “The Sage’s Secret by Abhinav|A fresh perspective on the legend of Kalki-Vishnu’s 10th incarnation|”

The Corset by Laura Purcell|ARC Review|An edge-of-the-seat Gothic Thriller|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Is prisoner Ruth Butterham mad or a murderer? Victim or villain? Dorothea and Ruth. Prison visitor and prisoner. Powerful and powerless. Dorothea Truelove is young, wealthy and beautiful. Ruth Butterham is young, poor and awaiting trial for murder. When Dorothea’s charitable work leads her to Oakgate Prison, she is delighted with theContinue reading “The Corset by Laura Purcell|ARC Review|An edge-of-the-seat Gothic Thriller|”

e-ARC Review: Fighting for What’s His by Laura Kaye

What has a sexy, bad-ass veteran hero… A feisty and independent heroine who won’t hesitate to stand up for herself… A forbidden, best friend’s younger sister conflict… And a forced-proximity roommates-to-lovers situation that creates all kinds of sexual tension? FIGHTING FOR WHAT’S HIS—the second standalone title in New York Times bestselling author Laura Kaye’s WarriorContinue reading “e-ARC Review: Fighting for What’s His by Laura Kaye”

Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo|Mesmerizing, powerful and absolutely adorable|

To Kill a Kingdom Author: Alexandra Christo Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Genre: Fantasy. Young Adult Blurb (as on Goodreads): Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all. With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one ofContinue reading “Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo|Mesmerizing, powerful and absolutely adorable|”

Book Review: Oliver by F.G. Adams

Oliver (This is our life #3) Author: F.G. Adams Genre: Romance Blurb (as on Goodreads): Soulmates destined to collide. Six years after surviving a tragic loss, a photograph of a young woman turns Oliver Bishop’s world upside down. He’s on a mission, tracking her from state to state. Each stop bringing him closer to findingContinue reading “Book Review: Oliver by F.G. Adams”

Book Review: Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

Carnegie’s Maid Author: Marie Benedict Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance Blurb (as on Goodreads): Clara Kelley is not who they think she is. She’s not the experienced Irish maid who was hired to work in one of Pittsburgh’s grandest households. She’s a poor farmer’s daughter with nowhere to go and nothing in herContinue reading “Book Review: Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict”

Book Review: I Like You Like This by Heather Cumiskey||For the John Green fans.

I Like You Like This Author: Heather Cumiskey Publisher: She Writes Press Genre: Young Adult, Fiction Blurb (as on Goodreads): In 1984 Connecticut, sixteen-year-old Hannah Zandana feels cursed: She has wild, uncontrollable hair and a horrid complexion that she compulsively picks, and as if that weren’t bad enough, her emotionally unavailable parents mercilessly ridicule herContinue reading “Book Review: I Like You Like This by Heather Cumiskey||For the John Green fans.”

Book Review: No Vain Loss by M.C. Frank (NOS#3)

Warning: This review might contain spoilers. It is highly recommended to read the first two books of the series (No Ordinary Star and No Plain Rebel) and then go through the following review. You can read the review for NOS  and NPR here. No Vain Loss Author: M.C. Frank Genre: Dystopian fiction, Sci-fi, Fantasy Blurb (asContinue reading “Book Review: No Vain Loss by M.C. Frank (NOS#3)”