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Book Review: Social Creature by Tara Isabella Burton

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, contemporary fiction, netgalley & arcs, thriller

Social Creature by Tara Isabella Burton
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: Doubleday
Publishing Date: June 05, 2018

To begin with, this kept me up beyond midnight. It began in the morning, took over my lunch, I grudgingly put it down to get non-book life things done but as soon as the evening opened up, I was stuck right back in until it was over. Lavinia and Louise were a particular kind of disaster...

Book Review: Obscura by Joe Hart

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, mystery, netgalley & arcs, science fiction

Obscura by Joe Hart
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Publishing Date: May 2018

I wanted to read this because I'm a sucker for space station stories and I wasn't disappointed. The pace was well done and the multiple mysteries are laid out very well. As if missions to Mars aren't fraught enough, we have Dr. Gillian Ryan, a lead neural researcher along for the trip. She specializes in...

Book Review: Places in the Darkness by Chris Brookmyre

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, mystery, science fiction

Places in the Darkness by Christopher Brookmyre
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher:  Orbit

Happy 2018! I'm back from my book review hiatus & for my first review of the year, I've begun with a science fiction mystery. I kicked off last year with science fiction so I mean to continue as I began. So, to the awesome read that is Places in the Darknessby Chris Brookmyre. Where to begin with this one and...

My Book Review Hiatus Is Almost Over

Anissa Annalise

I know, it's been a while but sometimes, life gets in the way of book reviews. I miss writing and sharing them but what can I say, adulting is sometimes a cruel reality. But the good thing is that, I'll be back to my regular schedule of book reviews later this month. Woo hoo! Also good as my TBR pile is out of hand even if it's primarily ebooks. Not quite a Christmas miracle but anything that gets...

Book Review: The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Summary:  A novel of suspense that explores the complexities of marriage and the dangerous truths we ignore in the name of love. 

When you read this book, you will make many assumptions.
You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement.
You will assume...