This barely drudges up the suspense and primality of Daphne du Maurier's Rebecca.
Pride is a fantastic modern retelling of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, a flirtation of characters who are richer, and those who are poorer.
Plaguewalker is an interesting exploration in prejudice and social ostracism based on superficial behaviors.
This book is phenomenal. Not only does it provide pages of different emotional wounds and their elements, but it gives you psychological feel to all of them. I noted a number of wounds that I was already building up in a character I'm writing about, but this book has helped me think more deeply about … Continue reading The Emotional Wound Thesaurus
I may never eat a madeleine without thinking of Proust and his contribution to our understanding of human memory.
I was in a fantasy reading slump for months - and The Phantom Forest pulled me out of it.
It did not disappoint.
4 stars As usual, Ruth Ware wraps you around her twisty finger and pulls you in against your will.
3 stars Cinematic as usual, Ahlborn's writing in this book was just as good as her other ones. I can't say Within These Walls is my favorite of hers or her creepiest, but it's definitely good, though not up to standards as her other books.
3 stars “A wall, after all, isn’t just about keeping others out. It can also be for trapping people inside.”