Fiction, Mystery/Thriller

Kayla Reviews THE GOLDEN COUPLE

★★★★ Genre: ThrillerLength: 336 pagesBuy: Amazon Summary: Wealthy Washington suburbanites Marissa and Matthew Bishop seem to have it all―until Marissa is unfaithful. Beneath their veneer of perfection is a relationship riven by work and a lack of intimacy. She wants to repair things for the sake of their eight-year-old son and because she loves her… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE GOLDEN COUPLE

Fiction, Mystery/Thriller

Kayla Reviews PIECES OF HER

★★★★ Genre: ThrillerPages: 480Buy: Amazon Summary: What if the person you thought you knew best turns out to be someone you never knew at all . . . ? Andrea Cooper knows everything about her mother Laura. She’s knows she’s spent her whole life in the small beachside town of Gullaway Island; she knows she’s… Continue reading Kayla Reviews PIECES OF HER

Nonfiction, True Crime

Kayla Reviews TELL ME EVERYTHING

★★★★★ Genre: Literary True CrimePage Numbers: 288Buy: Amazon Summary: Part memoir and part literary true crime, Tell Me Everything is the mesmerizing story of a landmark sexual assault investigation and the private investigator who helped crack it open.Erika Krouse has one of those faces. “I don’t know why I’m telling you this,” people say, spilling confessions. In… Continue reading Kayla Reviews TELL ME EVERYTHING

Lists, Magical Realism, Top Ten

Kayla’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Spring 2022 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. The rules are simple: Each Tuesday, Jana assigns a new… Continue reading Kayla’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Spring 2022 TBR

Fantasy, Fiction

Kayla Reviews THE LOST APOTHECARY

★★★★★ Genre: Historical fictionLength: 319 pagesBuy: The Lost Apothecary: A Novel Summary: Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual kind of clientele. Women across the city whisper of a mysterious figure named Nella who sells well-disguised poisons to use against the oppressive men in their lives. But… Continue reading Kayla Reviews THE LOST APOTHECARY

Fiction, Lists, Top Ten

Kayla’s Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books that have been on my To-Read List the Longest

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. The rules are simple: Each Tuesday, Jana assigns a new… Continue reading Kayla’s Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books that have been on my To-Read List the Longest

Fantasy, Fiction

Kayla Reviews A RIVER ENCHANTED

★★★★★ Genre: FantasyLength: 463 pagesBuy: A River Enchanted: A Novel (Elements of Cadence Book 1) Summary: Jack Tamerlaine hasn’t stepped foot on Cadence in 10 long years, content to study music at the mainland university. But when young girls start disappearing from the isle, Jack is summoned home to help find them. Enchantments run deep… Continue reading Kayla Reviews A RIVER ENCHANTED

Fantasy

Kayla Reviews FATE OF THE FALLEN

★★★★★ Genre: FantasyBuy: Fate of the Fallen (The Shroud of Prophecy Book 1) Summary: The Shroud of Prophecy tests fate to discover what happens when the path of good and right, the triumph of light over darkness, the only path to salvation… fails. Everyone loves Mathias. So naturally, when he discovers it’s his destiny to… Continue reading Kayla Reviews FATE OF THE FALLEN

Mystery/Thriller

Kayla Reviews A FLICKER IN THE DARK

★★★★★ Genre: ThrillerBuy: A Flicker in the Dark: A Novel Summary: From debut author Stacy Willingham comes a masterfully done, lyrical thriller, certain to be the launch of an amazing career. A Flicker in the Dark is eerily compelling to the very last page. When Chloe Davis was twelve, six teenage girls went missing in… Continue reading Kayla Reviews A FLICKER IN THE DARK

Fiction, Romance

Kayla reviews THE EX HEX

★★★★★ Genre: RomanceFormat: BOTM hardcoverLength: 320 pagesBuy: The Ex Hex SUMMARY: Nine years ago, Vivienne Jones nursed her broken heart like any young witch would: vodka, weepy music, bubble baths…and a curse on the horrible boyfriend. Sure, Vivi knows she shouldn’t use her magic this way, but with only an “orchard hayride” scented candle on… Continue reading Kayla reviews THE EX HEX