Review #83

Title- The Water Dancer Rating– 3.5/5 Genre- Literary Fiction POV- First person, past tense Similar Books/Comps– A Shadow Bright and Burning, The Gilded Ones My emotions-  defeated, wanting to be more hopeful Plot/Blurb- Young Hiram Walker was born into bondage. When his mother was sold away, Hiram was robbed of all memory of her—but wasContinue reading “Review #83”

Review #70

Title- The Bourbon Thief Rating– 5/5 Genre- women’s fiction, literary fiction POV- Third person, past tense. This switches between different time periods Trope- family legacy, twists & turns, unexpected revelations, sacrifice, coming of age, revenge, age gap, the South Similar/Comps– The Devil’s Highway, Bull Mountain My emotions- My mind was BLOWN! I was so scaredContinue reading “Review #70”

Review #65

Title- The House in the Cerulean Sea Rating– 4/5 Genre- Whimsical Fantasy, Literary Fiction POV- Third person, past tense Similar Books/Comps– Under the Whispering Door, The Invisible Life of Addie Larue My emotions-  I enjoyed the moods and vibes of this novel. It went from dreary and trudging along to whimsical and joyful, then backContinue reading “Review #65”

Review #48

Title-  The Midnight Library Rating– 4/5 Genre- Whimsical fantasy, literary fiction POV- Third person, past tense Trope- Philosophical, “What if?” Similar/Comps– Where the Forest Meets the Stars (On my TBR) My emotions-  grateful, sentimental Characters– Nora- must search within herself to decide what is truly fulfilling in life, and what makes it worth living Plot/Blurb-Continue reading “Review #48”