It’s time to recap what I’ve been reading the past few months. Hope you find one to add to your wish list! Longer sagas Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff – A highly regarded novel. One of the better books I’ve read this year. A hefty, complex read though. And dark. The character development was… Continue reading What I’ve been reading…
I didn’t plan on abruptly stopping my blogging…but after having my now 3-year old and 1.5-year old, I quickly realized there was little time left to read, let alone blog! I’ve rounded up a list of the books I can remember reading in the past three years (thanks to my Kindle and staring at my bookshelves), and categorized them… Continue reading 3 years, 2 kids and 20 or so books later.
Title: Those Across the River Author: Christopher Buehlman Published: Ace Hardcover/2011 Genre: Horror Length: 368 pages Rating: 5.5/10 I found Those Across the River in my Amazon.com recommendations, probably because of the John Ajvide Lindqvist books I’ve read lately. I read it in a weekend after borrowing it from the CLP on my Kindle–it’s a perfect scary read for… Continue reading Those Across the River…the perfect scary read for a winter night, just make sure you have lots of lights on
Title: Handling the Undead Author: John Ajvide Lindqvist Published: Thomas Dunne Books/2009 Genre: Horror/Thriller Length: 364 pages Rating: 6/10 I was excited to read Handling the Undead after loving John Ajvide Lindqvist’s debut, Let the Right One In. When I found myself back at Books Inc. in Mountain View, CA on a work trip, where I bought Let the Right One In last year, I thought it was… Continue reading Handling the Undead…a horror novel that mixes real life and zombies
“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. It lets us spotlight what upcoming books we’re excited to get our hands on! I currently have this to-be-released book on my wish list: Title: Those Across the River Author: Christopher Buehlman Published: Ace Hardcover/2011 Genre: Horror Length: 368 pages Release Date: September 6, 2011 Those Across the River is… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday…Those Across the River
Title: Let the Right One In Author: John Ajvide Lindqvist Published: Thomas Dunne Books/2008 Genre: Thriller/Horror Length: 480 pages Rating: 8/10 I bought Let the Right One In at Books Inc. in Mountain View, CA. It’s by a Swedish author, John Ajvide Lindqvist, who was called “Sweden’s Steven King” by the Tuscan Citizen. And apparently you can’t go wrong with a 500 page book… Continue reading Let the Right One In…creepy, suspenseful & oh-so-good