The Maidens by Alex Michaelides

*This is a spoiler-free review* 4/5 StarsThe Maidens is a well-written, page-turning adventure that will leave you guessing. The novel has so many red herrings woven into the beautiful text that, even when I thought I had figured it out, I was (somewhat correct) but still surprised when the mystery is unraveled. The imagery evoked … Continue reading The Maidens by Alex Michaelides

Recursion by Blake Crouch

Wow. Just…wow. My mind is still reeling from this novel! Blake Crouch has done it again. In this novel, Helena Smith is a neuroscientist who sets out to create a device to allow those with memory loss to experience their preserved memories over and over again, in light of her mother losing her memory to … Continue reading Recursion by Blake Crouch

The Overdue Life of Amy Byler by Kelly Harms

The Overdue Life of Amy Byler tells the story of a librarian in charge of raising her two kids, ages 12 and 15, after her husband John suddenly up and left their family 3 years prior to move to Hong Kong. In that period, Amy dedicated her existence to being the best mother she could … Continue reading The Overdue Life of Amy Byler by Kelly Harms