Adult Fiction book review

Part of the Silence by Debbie Howells

Part of the Silence by Debbie Howells will be released for publication on 6/27/17. Howells's debut novel is set in present day Cornwall, in a small coastal town. Part of the Silence is an atmospheric suspense novel, with many of the major scenes in the story occurring in or around the woods. The story unfolds in… Continue reading Part of the Silence by Debbie Howells

Adult Fiction book review

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

First of all; one of the reasons I wanted to read this book was the clever title. We've all heard the old rhyme "In a dark, dark wood, there was a dark, dark house, and in that dark, dark house, etc." The title alone sets up a creepy atmosphere. At the beginning of the book,… Continue reading In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

YA book review

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

I've heard a lot about this popular YA book and I've been meaning to read it for some time. This past week, one of my students checked it out from the public library and put it on my desk with a demand to "read it!" So, I did. And, I am pleased. It was a… Continue reading We Were Liars by E. Lockhart