Tag Archives: review

Review: ‘Salem’s Lot by Stephen King

Paperback, 17th Impression, 483 pages Published 1991 by New English Library (first published October 17th 1975) Original Title ‘Salem’s Lot ISBN 0450031063 (ISBN13: 9780450031069) Buy it here: bookshop.org Synopsis: Thousands of miles away from the small township of ‘Salem’s Lot, two terrified people, a man … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones

Hardcover, 320 pages Expected publication: May 19th 2020 by Gallery / Saga Press Original Title The Only Good Indians ISBN 1982136456 (ISBN13: 9781982136451) Edition Language English Preorder here: Support your local independent bookstore Synopsis: The creeping horror of Paul Tremblay meets Tommy Orange’s There … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore

Hardcover, 320 pages Published March 31st 2020 by Harper Original Title Valentine ISBN 0062913263 (ISBN13: 9780062913265) Edition Language English Buy it here: Help local independent bookstore Synopsis: An astonishing debut novel that explores the lingering effects of a brutal crime on the women … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Carrie by Stephen King

Paperback, 290 pages Published August 30th 2011 by Anchor Books (first published April 5th 1974) Original Title Carrie ISBN 0307743667 (ISBN13: 9780307743664) Edition Language English Synopsis: A modern classic, Carrie introduced a distinctive new voice in American fiction — Stephen King. The story of … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

Hardcover, 336 pages Expected publication: February 18th 2020 by Berkley ISBN 0440000173 (ISBN13: 9780440000174) Edition Language English Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: The secrets lurking in a rundown roadside motel ensnare a young woman, just as they did … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Reproduction by Ian Williams

  Paperback, 464 pages Expected publication: May 5th 2020 by Europa Editions ISBN 1609455754 (ISBN13: 9781609455750) Edition Language English Literary Awards Scotiabank Giller Prize (2019) Preorder it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: A hilarious, surprising and poignant love story about the … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Full Throttle by Joe Hill

Hardcover, 480 pages Published October 1st 2019 by William Morrow Original Title Full Throttle ISBN 0062200674 (ISBN13: 9780062200679) Edition Language English Buy Now Here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Published April 17th 2012 by Algonquin Books (first published October 30th 2003) Buy it here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Review: Fire Sermon by Jamie Quantro

Hardcover, 224 pages Published January 9th 2018 by Grove Press Original Title Fire Sermon ISBN 0802127045 (ISBN13: 9780802127044) Edition Language English Buy it Here: Amazon Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Married twenty years to Thomas and living in Nashville with their two … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Review: The Ten Loves of Nishino by Hiromi Kawakami

Paperback, US edition, 240 pages Published June 4th 2019 by Europa Editions (first published 2003) Original Title ニシノユキヒコの恋と冒険 [Nishino Yukihiko No Koi To Bōken] ISBN 1609455339 (ISBN13: 9781609455330) Buy it here: Amazon,   Barnes and Noble IndieBound   Synopsis: Following The Nakano Thrift Shop, Hiromi Kawakami’s breakout … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment