Book Review: Carrie by Stephen King

Title: Carrie Author: Stephen King Series: None Publication Date: April 5, 1974 Genres: Fiction > Horror My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Carrie knew she should not use the terrifying power she possessed... But one night at her senior prom, Carrie was scorned and humiliated just one time too many, and in a fit of uncontrollable fury, she turned her [...]

Book Review: Gerald’s Game by Stephen King

Title: Gerald's Game Author: Stephen King Series: None Publication Date: May 1992 Genres: Fiction > Thriller, Horror My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon When a game of seduction between a husband and wife ends in death, the nightmare has only begun… “And now the voice which spoke belonged to no one but herself. 'Oh my God,' it said. 'Oh, my [...]

Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Title: The Handmaid's Tale Author: Margaret Atwood Series: None Publication Date: March 16, 1998 Genres: Fiction > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now [...]

Book Review: The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie

Title: The ABC Murders Author: Agatha Christie Series: Hercule Poirot, #13 Published: January 6, 1936 Genres: Fiction > Mystery My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon There's a serial killer on the loose, bent on working his way through the alphabet. And as a macabre calling card, he leaves beside each victim's corpse the ABC [...]

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 Tag: 20 Questions

This tag features 20 fun and bookish questions. Source: Ashley Rae @ Thrifty Bibliophile How many books are too many books in a series? I don't think a series can have too many books if it has a good plot. On the other hand, sometimes even a trilogy is too long if the story isn't [...]