Book Review: Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Title: Full Dark, No Stars Author: Stephen King Series: None Published: November 9, 2010 Genres: Fiction > Horror My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Full Dark, No Stars is a collection of four intense short stories with retribution as the central theme. It is a powerful read featuring some of Stephen's most graphic and [...]

Book Review: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

Title: A Wrinkle in Time Author: Madeleine L'Engle Series: Time Quintet, #1 Publication Date: March 16, 1962 Genres: Fiction > Children's > Science Fiction My Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they [...]

Book Review: The Girl in 6E by A.R. Torre

Title: The Girl in 6E Author: A.R. Torre Series: Deanna Madden, #1 Published: April 2013 Genres: Fiction > Suspense > Erotic Suspense My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "I haven't touched a human in three years. That seems like it would be a difficult task, but it's not. Not anymore, thanks to the internet. I am, quite possibly, [...]

Book Review: Messenger by Lois Lowry

Title: Messenger Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver, #3 Published: April 26, 2004 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Village once welcomed newcomers, but something sinister has seeped into [...]

Knitted Baby Blanket

My sister-in-law is having a baby boy in April and I wanted to make her something special. Her nursery colors are navy and grey and so I thought a little blanket using those colors would be perfect. Based on a combination of knitting patterns I found on Pinterest, I came up with this pattern for [...]

Book Review: Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

Title: Gathering Blue Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver, #2 Published: September 25, 2000 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon In her strongest work to date, Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit that shuns [...]