Title: The One
Author: John Marrs
Genres: Science-Fiction | Thriller
Length: 412 pages | Kindle locations
Publisher: Hanover Square
Publishing Date: February 20th, 2018
A new DNA test guarantees that you will find the one person you are meant to spend the rest of your life with.
As we follow the lives of 5 different people, we find that not all is what it seems.
I actually finished this book ages ago, back in February, but I did not write a review because I honestly didn’t know what to write, and I had been in a reading and writing slump for a while.
I do remember that I enjoyed the story for the most part, at least until the plot twists came. I didn’t find some of them very believable, as well as some of the characters’ choices, so I was disappointed.
Still, I found it a very thought-provoking book and do recommend it.
Disclaimer: I would like to thank the publisher and Netgalley for providing me a free copy of this book in exchange for my honest review.
Read from February 9th 2018 to ?
On the Other Hand: The Little Anthology of Big Questions
by Renée Paule
Title: On the Other Hand: The Little Anthology of Big Questions
Author: Renée Paule
Length: 216 pages
Source: GoodReads First Reads
Publisher: RPG Publishing
Publishing Date: October 1st 2014
Three years later, I am once again a First Reads winner. Unfortunately I was not able to finish this book. I actually did not get past maybe a third of it, I don’t really know.
I dove into a major reading slump in large part because of it, since I found it incredibly pointless and even depressing but felt the obligation to post my review. I think it’s safe to say that after three months I do not intend to pick it back up.
I am going to try and find other books that interest me, to see if I can focus on making reading enjoyable again. Other folks may find this book quite thought-provoking so do feel free to give it a try, it’s just not for me.
Read from Feb 3rd to –
I would like to thank the author for providing a free copy of this book through GoodReads First Reads program in exchange for my honest review.
Title: Feeding Fersia (Conguise Chronicles, Book 2)
Author: L.S. O’Dea
Genres: Fantasy | Horror | Science Fiction
Length: 171 pages | 2734 locations
McBrid is a scientist in Conguise’s lab. He made a grave mistake and in order to survive the Professor’s wrath he needs to create another monstrosity. But this experiment will be quite different. Does he have the stomach to go through with it?
Hello, ladies and gents!
I know, it’s been ages since I posted a review. That’s because it’s been ages since I actually read a book. As I posted previously my life has taken quite a turn over the past year and I haven’t found the time or energy to read but the author was kind enough to offer me this book to read and review and I am so happy that she did.
Well I have to say that Ms O’Dea did it again. This short book kept me entertained through and through. I loved every single character and their evolution. The story was touching, thrilling, exciting and although the ending was very well achieved and timed I was left wanting more because I was so enthralled by the story and wanted to know what came next for all of the characters. This is a quick read that will grasp you and not let go. I am extremely excited to see what comes next.
Please note that this is a spin off of the main series Lake of Sins and I believe you should read that in order to understand the world building and evolution better, otherwise you will not understand certain references.
Disclaimer: I would like to thank the author for providing me a free copy of this book in exchange for my honest review.
Read from 7th to 11th May 2018