Mystery/Thriller, Young Adult


★★★★★ Genre: Young AdultPages: 368Published: April 6, 2021Buy Pride and Premeditation (Jane Austen Murder Mysteries, 1) Summary: This first book in the Jane Austen Murder Mysteries series is a clever retelling of Pride and Prejudice that reimagines the iconic settings, characters, and romances in a thrilling and high-stakes whodunit.  My Take: For some reason, I've read several… Continue reading Kayla Reviews PRIDE AND PREMEDITATION


Kayla Reviews GIRL IN THE ICE

Genre: Crime FictionPages: 670GoodreadsBuy: The Girl in the Ice (Erika Foster series, 1) Summary When a young boy discovers the body of a woman beneath a thick sheet of ice in a South London park, Detective Erika Foster is called in to lead the murder investigation.  The victim, a beautiful young socialite, appeared to have… Continue reading Kayla Reviews GIRL IN THE ICE

Cozy Mystery, Mystery/Thriller


★★★★★ Genre: MysteryPage count: 316GoodreadsBuy: Relative Fortunes (A Julia Kydd Novel Book 1) Summary In 1924 Manhattan, women’s suffrage is old news. For sophisticated booklover Julia Kydd, life’s too short for politics. With her cropped hair and penchant for independent living, Julia wants only to launch her own new private press. But as a woman,… Continue reading Kayla Reviews RELATIVE FORTUNES



★★★★ Genre: ThrillerLength: 453 PagesBuy Nine Perfect Strangers Summary: Nine people gather at a remote health resort. Some are here to lose weight, some are here to get a reboot on life, some are here for reasons they can’t even admit to themselves. Amidst all of the luxury and pampering, the mindfulness and meditation, they know… Continue reading Kayla Review NINE PERFECT STRANGERS

Fiction, Mystery/Thriller

Kayla Reviews THE IMPOSTER

★★★★ Genre: Mystery/ThrillerLength: 413 PagesPublication Date: March 9th, 2021Buy The Imposter Summary: From the outside looking in, Sibley Sawyer has a perfect life. As a successful attorney, she’s worked hard to get to the top of her game—but when her personal and professional lives implode, Sibley looks for a way to turn the page.Unable to… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE IMPOSTER

Fiction, Mystery/Thriller


★★★★★ Genre: MysteryLength: 320 PagesDuration of Audiobook: 11 Hours, 56 Minutes, 59 SecondsPublication Date: February 2, 2021Buy The Survivors The Survivors was my Book of the Month choice for January, and NetGalley was nice enough to send me the audiobook in exchange for an honest review. Summary from Goodreads: Coming home dredges up deeply buried… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE SURVIVORS

Mystery/Thriller, Young Adult


★★★★ Genre: Young AdultLength: 304 PagesPublication date: February 2, 2021Buy The Obsession Summary from GoodReads: A classic sort of love story... except somebody might wind up dead.Nobody knows Delilah like Logan does. Nobody. He makes sure of it by learning everything he can through her social media and watching her through a hidden camera he… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE OBSESSION

Fiction, Horror, Mystery/Thriller

Kayla’s Audiobook Review: LOCK EVERY DOOR

★★★★★ So, I'm back to reading some Riley Sager novels, and this one was definitely worth every adrenaline-pumping moment! Summary: Jules Larsen has just landed a job that is absolutely too good to be true--she's is being paid twelve grand to be an apartment-sitter at the prestigious Bartholomew in Manhattan. Sure, she has to follow… Continue reading Kayla’s Audiobook Review: LOCK EVERY DOOR

Fiction, Mystery/Thriller


★★★ Buy The Wife Upstairs: A Novel. Summary: It's an update to the class Jane Eyre set in Birmingham, AL where Jane is now a dog-walker in Thornfield Estates. It is there where she meets Eddie, who's wife has recently drowned in a boating accident. Everything, however, is not how it seems as his wife,… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE WIFE UPSTAIRS