Hi guys, This is a little bit of a test, countdown and an update. So, as many of you know i am studying creative writing. Aka novel writing, journalism and play writing just to scratch the surface, well I only have one week left!!! Things have been hectic due to this course being full time … More One week…
WEDDERBURN MARYROSE CUSKELLY MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: Murder, the rationalisation of murder. FROM: ALLEN & Unwin SYNOPSIS The slaughter was extravagant and bloody. And yet there were people in the small town of Wedderburn in Central Victoria who, while they did not exactly rejoice, quietly thought that Ian Jamieson had done them all a favour.’ One … More A BLOODY AUSTRALIAN MURDER. WEDDERBURN REVIEW.
What the woods keep by Katya De Becerra MY RATING: ★★★★ WARNINGS: self harm FROM: Allen & Unwin SYNOPSIS On her eighteenth birthday, Hayden inherits her childhood home – on the condition that she uncover its dark secrets. Hayden tried to put the past behind her, and it worked. She’s getting ready for college, living in … More CREEPING WOODS. WHAT THE WOODS KEEP REVIEW.
SALOME AND THE BATTLE POEMS TYLER ROSE MANN MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: drugs, suicide & self harm FROM: The author “So I dance into my own dawn, Peeling off layers til I am left with nothing but bone marrow, Luminous with moonlight and mischief” my thoughts This was a very short poetry collection, reigning in at … More BATTLE POETRY. SALOME AND THE BATTLE POEMS
BEFORE HER EYES JACK JORDAN MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: Murder & self harm FROM: Allen & Unwin synopsis She can’t see the killer But the killer can see her… Naomi Hannah has been blind since birth. Struggling with living in the small, claustrophobic town of Balkerne Heights, Naomi contemplates ending her life. But before she can, … More AN INVITING COVER. BEFORE HER EYES REVIEW.
BELIVE ME J.P DELANEY MY RATING: ★★★.5 WARNINGS: Murder & self harm FROM: Hachette SYNOPSIS In this twisty psychological thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Before, an actress plays both sides of a murder investigation. A struggling actor, a Brit in America without a green card, Claire needs work and money … More TRUST ME, LOVE ME, BUT DON’T BELIEVE ME. BELIEVE ME REVIEW.
A. No B. See Above C. Well, it wasn’t bad. TITLE: The Rabbit Hunter AUTHOR: Lars Kepler RATING: 3.5 stars TRIGGER WARNINGS: Mentions of a rape, mutilation and lots of murders WHERE DID I RECEIVE THIS FROM: Harper Collins NZ sent me a copy in exchange for an honest review SYNOPSIS There’s a face at … More IS IT A KILLER BOOK? THE RABBIT HUNTER REVIEW