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Book Review: Anybody’s Daughter (An Angela Evans Novel) by Pamela Samuels Young

Posted December 7, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 1 Comment
Book Review: Anybody’s Daughter (An Angela Evans Novel) by Pamela Samuels Young

Last month my book club decided to read a thriller for November, and Pamela Samuels Young’s Anybody’s Daughter was picked to be the book of the month. I had never read anything by this author before, but was intrigued to learn she’s a lawyer in Los Angeles. Anybody’s Daughter is a tough story to read as it’s about sex trafficking […]

Book Review: City on Edge (An Eve Rossi Novel) by Stefanie Pintoff

Posted November 14, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: City on Edge (An Eve Rossi Novel) by Stefanie Pintoff

Stefanie Pintoff’s crime fighting heroine, Eve Rossi, is back for a new adventure in City on Edge. This time, Eve and her team must save the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, and rescue the police Commissioner’s daughter from a deranged madman. With the clock ticking, Eve must figure out who she can trust and uncover the Commissioner’s secret […]

Book Review: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Posted October 14, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 4 Comments
Book Review: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Iron Cast by Destiny Soria is set in the early 20th century before prohibition. The story centers around what are known as “homopaths,” individuals whose blood gives them the ability to create illusions through art, but are dangerously affected by iron. Two best friends, Corinne and Ada, work for gangster Johnny Dervish in his club, the […]

Book Review: Bang (A B-Squad Novel) by Avery Flynn

Posted September 14, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Blog Tour, Book Tour, Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Bang (A B-Squad Novel) by Avery Flynn

Review Bang is the second novel in author Avery Flynn’s B-Squad series, about a private investigative team. This second novels picks up where the epilogue of the first novel, Brazen, ended, and finds Tamara Post on the run from her brother-in-law’s henchmen. A former beauty queen, Tamara has a reputation for being an ice-cold bitch, but Isaac Camacho isn’t afraid […]

Blog Tour – Deeper: Descent (The Deeper Chronicles) by Allyn Lesley (Review+Giveaway)

Blog Tour – Deeper: Descent (The Deeper Chronicles) by Allyn Lesley (Review+Giveaway)

Review Deeper: Descent picks up right where book one ended. Noah Adams, the King of New York, has found his Queen in Avi Linton. Though they came together under tragic circumstances, the two have decided to give their relationship a shot. Just when Noah thinks he’s gotten everything he’s ever wanted, he learns that he’s still […]

Book Review: Olmec Obituary (Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth #1) by L. J. M. Owen

Book Review: Olmec Obituary (Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth #1) by L. J. M. Owen

I received Olmec Obituary from the publisher via Netgalley. It’s an archeological crime thriller written by L. J. M. Owen that is told from two points of view. One is from a family that lived in ancient Mexico over 3200 years ago. Another is through the eyes of Dr. Elizabeth Pimms. Pimms is an archeologist living in Australia, […]

Book Review: The Assassin Game by Kirsty McKay

Book Review: The Assassin Game by Kirsty McKay

I received Kirsty McKay’s The Assassin Game as an ARC from the publisher. Reading the synopsis, I couldn’t help thinking that this sounded like a good story about teen assassins. It’s not. In fact it’s not anything I thought it would be, but I still enjoyed it. Instead of teen assassins, I got teens playing a game […]

Book Review: The May Queen Murders by Sarah Jude

Book Review: The May Queen Murders by Sarah Jude

I’ve never read anything that took place in the Ozarks, so this murder mystery seemed like it would be worth checking out. Sarah Jude weaves together many different elements in her new novel The May Queen Murders, including horror, and suspense. The protagonist of the story is Ivy Templeton, a sixteen-year-old girl who discovers she and her […]