Category: Fiction Reviews

Review: The Silent Patient

Title: The Silent Patient Author: Alex Michaelides Published: 7 February 2019 Star rating: 4.5 stars *I received an advanced copy of this book from Netgalley for an honest review* "But I'm going too fast. I'm getting ahead of myself. I must start at the beginning and let events speak for themselves. I mustn't colour them, … Continue reading Review: The Silent Patient


Audiobook Review: Scarlet

Title: Scarlet Author: Marissa Meyer Published: February 2013 Narrator: Rebecca Soler Star rating: 1.5 stars     Ugh. Okay. So, back in July, Craig and I finished Cinder, the first book in Marissa Meyer's LUNAR CHRONICLES series, and gave it four stars. In a TOP TEN TUESDAY post from around the same time, I can be … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Scarlet

A Quartet of Reviews

This has been a WONDERFUL reading week, in which, by today, Sunday, I have finished FOUR books: two audiobooks, two physical copies. AND I enjoyed all of them. That's pretty amazing, right? I've been on a roll with good books lately (I'm conveniently forgetting about 99 Red Balloons and Cabin at the End of the … Continue reading A Quartet of Reviews

RIP XIII Audiobook Review | 99 Red Balloons

Title: 99 Red Balloons Author: Elisabeth Carpenter Published: August 2017 Narrators: Sarah Ovens, Victoria Riley, Maggie Ollerenshaw, Dean Williamson, and Paul Tyreman Length: 10 hours 49 minutes Star rating: 2.5   From Goodreads: Two girls go missing, decades apart. What would you do if one was your daughter? When eight-year-old Grace goes missing from a … Continue reading RIP XIII Audiobook Review | 99 Red Balloons

RIP XIII Audiobook Review | Baby Teeth

Title: Baby Teeth (Bad Apple in the UK) Author: Zoje Stage Published: July 2018 Narrator: Gabra Zackman Star rating: 4.5 stars   From Goodreads: Meet Hanna. She’s the sweet-but-silent angel in the adoring eyes of her Daddy. He’s the only person who understands her, and all Hanna wants is to live happily ever after with him. But … Continue reading RIP XIII Audiobook Review | Baby Teeth

Audiobook Review | The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Title: The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Author: Becky Chambers Published: August 2015 Narrator: Patricia Rodríguez Star Rating: 5 stars   I picked this up on a recommendation from Craig, who absolutely loved it. Sci-fi isn't *really* my genre, but he had so much good to say about it, I had to try … Continue reading Audiobook Review | The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Audiobook Review | Blackout (Dark Iceland 2)

Title: Blackout Author: Ragnar Jónasson Translator: Quentin Bates Published in English: June 2016 Narrator: Leighton Pugh   Once again, I'm writing a book review a week after I finished the actual book. I know I need to stop doing that, but I've been so busyyyyy. And not like, 'good busy'. I've been the kind of … Continue reading Audiobook Review | Blackout (Dark Iceland 2)