Nightmares become reality in Mary Kubica’s ‘When the Lights Go Out’

Title: When the Lights Go Out Author: Mary Kubica Genre: Psychological Suspense Publisher: Parker Row Books Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 363 pages Available: 4 September 2018 "I'm hopelessly alone. Everything hurts. I can no longer think straight; I can no longer see straight; I can no longer speak. I don't know who I am anymore. If I am … Continue reading Nightmares become reality in Mary Kubica’s ‘When the Lights Go Out’

Caeli Wolfson Widger explores the darker side of biotechnology in ‘Mother of Invention’

Title: Mother of Invention  Author: Caeli Wolfson Widger Genre: Speculative Fiction Publisher: Little A Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 363 pages Available: 22 May 2018 "It's no longer a question of whether women can do it all. It's just assumed that we will. It's assumed that we can be great careerists and mothers and spouses and still magically … Continue reading Caeli Wolfson Widger explores the darker side of biotechnology in ‘Mother of Invention’

Therese Bohman examines the battle between society and feminism in ‘Eventide’

Title: Eventide Author: Therese Bohman Genre: Literary Fiction Publisher: Other Press Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 208 pages Available:10 April 2018 "She had constantly felt as if she were trying to con everyone, to bluff her way to a title, as if she would inevitably be exposed, sooner or later." Karolina Andersson is a newly-single 40-something art professor at … Continue reading Therese Bohman examines the battle between society and feminism in ‘Eventide’

Genevieve Sly Crane gives readers an unflinching look into ‘Sorority’ life

Title: Sorority Author: Genevieve Sly Crane Genre: Women’s Fiction Publisher: Scout Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 288 pages Available: 1 May 2018 "After all, she reasons, the best things in life are painful to acquire: beauty, her mother's love. And sisterhood." While Sorority is dripping with all of the staples of Greek campus life---from eating disorders to hazing---Genevive Sly Crane has created anything … Continue reading Genevieve Sly Crane gives readers an unflinching look into ‘Sorority’ life

A quiet storm brews in Lauren K. Denton’s ‘Hurricane Season’

Title: Hurricane Season Author: Lauren K. Denton Genre: Women’s Fiction Publisher: Thomas Nelson Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 352 pages Available: 3 April 2018 The relationship between sister is a complicated one. For many siblings, their sister is their exact opposite: literal night and day differences. At least this is true for me and my sister: she’s fair … Continue reading A quiet storm brews in Lauren K. Denton’s ‘Hurricane Season’

Fun and intrigue in K.C. Archer’s ‘School for Psychics’

Title: School for Psychics Author: K.C. Archer Genre: Paranormal Thriller Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source: eARC via NetGalley Length: 368 pages Available: 3 April 2018 Psychological thrillers and literary fiction are usually the corners of the bookstores I live in. So when I saw the cover of School for Psychics by K.C. Archer, I assumed it fell into the same category. … Continue reading Fun and intrigue in K.C. Archer’s ‘School for Psychics’