NetGalley Review: A Guide for Murdered Children by Sarah Sparrow

Title: A Guide for Murdered Children Author: Sarah Sparrow Published: March 20, 2018 Publisher: Penguin Group Blue Rider Press & Plume Pages: 400 Genre: Mystery and Thriller Review: ebook provided by NetGalley and Publisher Buy Links: Amazon, 

We all say there is no justice in this world. But what if there really was? What if the souls of murdered children were able to return briefly to this world, inhabit adult bodies and wreak ultimate revenge on the monsters who had killed them, stolen their lives?
Such is the unfathomable mystery confronting ex-NYPD detective Willow Wylde, fresh out of rehab and finally able to find a job running a Cold Case squad in suburban Detroit. When the two rookie cops assigned to him take an obsessive interest in a decades old disappearance of a brother and sister, Willow begins to suspect something out of the ordinary is afoot. And when he uncovers a series of church basement AA-type meetings made up of the slain innocents, a new way of look…

NetGalley: Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintos

Title: Let Me Lie Author: Clare Mackintosh Published: March 13, 2018 Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group Review: ebook provided by NetGalley and publisher Genre: Mystery/Thrillers Buy Links: Amazon,

Two years ago, Tom and Caroline Johnson committed suicide, one seemingly unable to live without the other. Their adult daughter, Anna, is struggling to come to terms with her parents’ deaths, unable to comprehend why they chose to end their lives. Now with a young baby herself, she feels her mother’s presence keenly and is determined to find out what really happened to her parents. But as Anna digs up the past, someone is trying to stop her. She soon learns that nothing is as it seemed.

Blog Tour: Solace Love at Solace Lake Series by Jana Richards

Lies and SolaceLove at Solace Lake Series (Book 1)  By Jana Richards
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She can’t live with one more lie. He can’t tell the truth.Harper Lindquist is convinced she’s found the answer to her financial prayers. Unless she pours cash into crumbling Solace Lake Lodge, she’ll lose her family’s legacy. Her would-be savior arrives in the middle of a Minnesota blizzard and she’s determined to prove to her reluctant, and trapped, financier the lodge is a sound investment. But Harper isn’t completely honest with him. And she has no idea the lake is hiding secrets of its own.Ethan James is a liar, but his money is very real. He isn’t convinced a bro…

Wonder (Wonder #1) by R.J. Palacio

Title: Wonder (Wonder #1) Author: R.J. Palacio Published: Feb. 14, 2012 Publisher: KNOPF Books for Young Readers Pages: 320 Genre: Children's Grades 3 on up Review: Library book Buy Links: Amazon, 
I won’t describe what I look like. Whatever you’re thinking, it’s probably worse.

August Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid—but his new classmates can’t get past Auggie’s extraordinary face. WONDER, now a #1 New York Times bestseller and included on the Texas Bluebonnet Award master list, begins from Auggie’s point of view, but soon switches to include his classmates, his sister, her boyfriend, and others. These perspectives converge in a portrait of one community’s struggle with empathy, compassion, and acceptance.

“Wonder is the best kids’ book of the year,” said Emily Bazelon, senior editor at…

The Leaving by Tara Alterna

Title: The Leaving Author: Tara Altebrando Published: June 7, 2016 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens Pages: 433 Genre: Teens Review: library book Buy Links: Amazon, 

Six were taken. Eleven years later, five come back--with no idea of where they've been.
Eleven years ago, six kindergarteners went missing without a trace. After all that time, the people left behind moved on, or tried to.
Until today. Today five of those kids return. They're sixteen, and they are . . . fine. Scarlett comes home and finds a mom she barely recognizes, and doesn't really recognize the person she's supposed to be, either. But she thinks she remembers Lucas. Lucas remembers Scarlett, too, except they're entirely unable to recall where they've been or what happened to them. Neither of them remember the sixth victim, Max. He doesn't come back. Everyone wants answers. Most of all Max's sister Avery, who needs to find her brother--dead or alive--and isn't buying this …

Bad Girl by J.D. Faver

Title: Bad Girl! Author: J.D. Faver Published: Nov. 7, 2011 Pages: 281 Genre: Adult Review: ebook was free Buy Links: Amazon, 

When her clients start dying, Kris Delaney, a beautiful dominatrix is forced to rely on controlling detective Nick Price, who wants her more than he wants his shield.
She fights to maintain her privacy, while struggling to resist Nick, who is everything she fears in a man. Having been a victim in the past, Kris is determined to control her life, but in the face of terrifying murders, she is powerless to control her fate. One-by-one, her clients are being dispatched by some grisly means related to their particular kink. As the bodies pile up, Nick tries to keep Kris out of danger and breach her thorny defenses to prove he is worthy of her trust.

This was a pretty good book. We are introduced to a dominatrix who had a rough past and for her to get through it her therapist decided to have her try being a dom. It works for her and she is good at her job…

Shark Lover: Gracie Marie

Title: Shark Lover Author: Gracie Marie Published: No longer publisher Pages: 270 Review: ebook Genre: YA

What if you finally met the love of your life and a few months later he went missing?

Cathy meets Marc in a marine biology class and it’s love at first sight. She and Marc have so much in common with their love of animals, marine biology and missing a father in their life.

Even though her father left her, Cathy is still fearless and determined. Once she meets Marc, she realizes he is a man she can trust and she starts to become the strong woman that she once was.

Cathy also has a love for sharks. Marc is terrified of everything about the ocean, but with Cathy’s help, he starts to realize sharks aren’t as bad as they seem.

After his father died, Marc gave up his dreams of becoming a professional surfer. When he meets Cathy, he feels motivated to get back in the water and try once again to regain who he was. Through each other, Cathy and Marc are able to feel whole again.

Everything is p…