House of Ashes {Review}

3 out of 5 stars (remember: 3 stars is a positive review) Goodreads has this to say (I edited it heavily, though): Painter Cassandra Mitchell is the fourth-generation to live in the majestic Battersea Bluffs, originally built by her great-grandparents, Percy and Celeste Mitchell, and still standing despite tragedies. Local lore has it that there… Continue reading House of Ashes {Review}

Books By My Favorite Authors…That I Still Haven’t Read

This one is tough, since I generally read everything an author has written as soon as I figure out I love that author. Please see Karin Slaughter & Simone St. James. However, I have plenty of ‘guilty pleasure’ authors & a couple of non-fiction authors that I read more sporadically.  My Guilty Pleasure Authors: A… Continue reading Books By My Favorite Authors…That I Still Haven’t Read

A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis {Review}

From Goodreads: Grace Mae knows madness. She keeps it locked away, along with her voice, trapped deep inside a brilliant mind that cannot forget horrific family secrets. Those secrets, along with the bulge in her belly, land her in a Boston insane asylum. When her voice returns in a burst of violence, Grace is banished… Continue reading A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis {Review}