Book Review: “They Did Bad Things” by Lauren A. Finny

As mentioned in my previous First Impression Friday post, They Did Bad Things is June's book for the Fantastic Stranglings Book Club, run by Jenny Lawson at The Bloggess. (She's opening a bookstore in San Antonio called Nowhere Bookshop, and it's on my bucket list to visit at least once in my life!) I always try to … Continue reading Book Review: “They Did Bad Things” by Lauren A. Finny

First Impression Friday: “They Did Bad Things” by Lauren A. Forry

This week's First Impression Friday belongs to yet another Fantastic Strangling book club book: They Did Bad Things by Lauren A. Forry. I am so excited by all of the books that have been chosen so far, and I am even more excited about the fact that all of them are newly-published, so I don't have … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “They Did Bad Things” by Lauren A. Forry

Book Review: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

I finished this book in two days, only because I had to go to sleep on the first day or risk passing out at work the following day. I even bought a new charging cord for my ancient Kindle Keyboard 3 (that's how old it is!) so I could read this book on the Kindle … Continue reading Book Review: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

First Impression Friday: “Princess Elizabeth’s Spy” by Susan MacNeal

Welcome back to First Impression Friday, where I try to keep my life from going completely off the rails, and instead of staring at Reddit all day, I attempt to do something productive with my time. This week's book is Princess Elizabeth's Spy, which is the second book in the Maggie Hope Mystery series by Susan … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “Princess Elizabeth’s Spy” by Susan MacNeal

Book Review: “Mr. Churchill’s Secretary” by Susan Elia MacNeal

What is this? A book review? In my book blog?! How dare you! Oh, wait. That's the whole reason this blog was created in the first place. This week's book is Mr. Churchill's Secretary, by Susan Elia MacNeal. I picked it up on a whim at Barnes & Noble a few months ago (I think I've got … Continue reading Book Review: “Mr. Churchill’s Secretary” by Susan Elia MacNeal