Publication Date: January 16, 2018
It’s 1874 and War, Famine, Conquest and Death are called upon to find a little boy from a prominent family. The boy is seen leaving his home with his father, a man who has been dead for three years. In the meantime, Death is doing his day job when he comes across a little girl named Elizabeth that can see him as he’s collecting her aunt and bringing her home. Can the Horseman find out what happened to the boy and other children who have disappeared and what will they do about Elizabeth?
Continue reading Four Horsemen (How to be Dead Book 4) by Dave Turner
Publication Date: November 10, 2017
Better World Book Challenge 2 – An Independently Published Book
Pocketful of Bones
While trying to hide evidence, Finnegan MacGillivray finds a burial ground in the garden of the home he shares with his mother. He becomes obsessed with finding the secrets behind the bones and is forced to move away when his compulsion crosses several lines. When he returns many years later will Finnegan discover that he was living with a killer?
The author gave me a copy of this novel in exchange for my review.
Continue reading Pocketful of Bones by Julie Frayn
Publication Date: February 6, 2012 (Audible version was released on December 12, 2017)
Private Investigator Brett Cornell is back and once again on the hot seat. A man with whom he had a very public punch-up is found dead and the bullet that killed him came from Brett’s gun. Can he find out who is setting him up before he’s locked up for good?
Brett Aerobicizes is the second book in the Brett Cornell series.
Continue reading Brett Aerobicizes (Brett Cornell Mysteries Book 2) by David D’Aguanno
Publication Date: November 14, 2017
Better World Book Challenge Book 1 – A Book nominated for a literary prize
Difficult Women by Roxanne Gay has been nominated for the Aspen Words Literary Prize, which is in its first year. Difficult Women is a collection of short stories focusing on the highs, lows and humor of women living life.
Continue reading Difficult Women by Roxane Gay
Publication Date: June 14, 2017
Snow White and the Seventeen Dwarfs is a dark and satirical take on the cartoon version of the classic fairy tale.
Continue reading Snow White and the Seventeen Dwarfs: A Fairy Tale Satire by Ford Forkum
Publication Date: November 27, 2016
Eddie is a 52-year-old loner living in Barstow, California in the 1950s. He spends the free time away from he has at his job in the bank watching movies. When Mary Rose comes into the bank looking like a movie star, Eddie finds her irresistible. He discovers that she and her father moved to the area after experiencing a windfall. As enchanted as he is by Mary Rose, when her father presents the idea of a bank heist, Eddie knows he needs to walk away. But can he just leave?
Continue reading Need More Road by Stephen Jared
Publication Date: November 30, 2016
Jason Krabb is a normal high-school kid hating school, stealing money from his mom’s purse and feeling up hams (which he imagines are like breasts) in the grocery store. His goals are to be a rockstar and get a girlfriend. When he goes to a bonfire and meets a girl, his life plans change. As things get difficult at home, how will this boy become a man in 1990s Idaho?
Continue reading Pipeliner by Shaw Hartje
Publication Date: October 30, 2017
Khian, a decorated commander, has been assigned to Thebes to serve out his military career before returning to his farm for planting season. Tuya is one of the most trusted companions of the Pharoah’s wife. When fate throws them together for Khian to act as protector, their attraction grows. When Tuya is kidnapped, Khian is her only hope.
Lady of the Nile is the 7th book in the Gods of Egypt series.
Continue reading Lady of the Nile by Veronica Scott
Release Date: February 13, 2018
THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS
In an episode entitled Twice Upon a Time, the Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi) encounters the First (David Bradley) who is fighting regeneration. The Doctor duo encounters a World War I soldier (Mark Gatiss), who was temporarily saved from death by the disruption of the timeline when the Doctors met, but who is being pursued by a new threat known as Testimony.
Continue reading Doctor Who Special: Christmas 2017
Release Date: October 26, 2016 | DVD Release Date: January 3, 2017
Sara Thomas (Party of Five’s and Mean Girl’s Lacey Chabert) is the workplace doormat. Everyone from her boss to her best friend takes advantage of her and she never stands up for herself. When a man she assumes to be the office Santa gives her a wish lasting 48 hours for Christmas, she wishes to be able to stand up for herself. The results make for a business trip away with the young and handsome CEO of the company for which she works for a pitch that just might save the company. Will her Christmas wish better or ruin Sara’s life?
Continue reading A Wish For Christmas (2016)