Emma in the Night: A Novel by Wendy Walker

Title: Emma in the Night Author: Wendy Walker Genre: Fiction Publisher: St. Martin's Press Release Date: August 8, 2017 Format: Hardcover Pages: 320 One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one …

Hello, Sunshine by Laura Dave

Title: Hello, Sunshine Author: Laura Dave Genre: Fiction Publisher: Simon and Schuster Release Date: July 11, 2017 Pages: 256 From Laura Dave—the author of the “addictive” (Us Weekly), “winning” (Publishers Weekly) and critically acclaimed bestseller Eight Hundred Grapes—comes a new novel about the secrets we keep…even from ourselves. Sunshine Mackenzie …

The End of Temperance Dare: A Novel by Wendy Webb

The End of Temperance Dare: A Novel by Wendy Webb Page Count: 336 Pages Published by: Lake Union Publishing (June 6, 2017) Genre: Literature & Fiction/Horror/Occult/Gothic ISBN-13: 978-1477824115 My Rating: 4.25/5 Synopsis: When Eleanor Harper becomes the director of a renowned artists’ retreat, she knows nothing of Cliffside Manor’s dark …

The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel Page Count: 288 Pages Published by: Crown (March 7, 2017) Genre: Mystery, Thriller, & Suspense/Psychological Thriller ISBN-13: 978-1101906668 My Rating: 5/5 **Trigger Warning** This book contains graphic material, such as suicide, incest, and statutory rape. Synopsis: After her mother’s suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke …

The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova

The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova Page Count: 496 Published by: Random House Publishing Group – Ballantine Books (April 11, 2017) Genre: Literature & Fiction/Suspense ISBN-13: 978-0345527868 My Rating: 5+/5 Synopsis: A young American woman, Alexandra Boyd, has traveled to Sofia, Bulgaria, hoping that life abroad will salve the wounds …

Wrecked by Maria Padian

Wrecked by Maria Padian Page Count: 368 Published by: Algonquin Young Readers (October 4, 2016) Genre: Teen/Social & Family Issues/Sexual Abuse ISBN-13: 978-1616206246 My Rating: 5/5 ***Please Note*** This book deals with serious issues involving sexual assault.  I would not recommend this book to anyone who could be triggered by …

Leaving Lucy Pear: A Novel by Anna Solomon

Leaving Lucy Pear by Anna Solomon Published By:  Viking (July 26, 2016) Genre:  Historical Fiction ISBN-13:  978-1594632655 My Rating:  5/5 This captivating novel is definitely on my “Must Read List”.  I absolutely adored the characters, setting, and storyline.  This beautiful piece of literature will be added to my personal collection, as I …