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My Book Review Hiatus Is Almost Over

Anissa Annalise

I know, it's been a while but sometimes, life gets in the way of book reviews. I miss writing and sharing them but what can I say, adulting is sometimes a cruel reality. But the good thing is that, I'll be back to my regular schedule of book reviews later this month. Woo hoo! Also good as my TBR pile is out of hand even if it's primarily ebooks. Not quite a Christmas miracle but anything that gets...

Book Review: The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Summary:  A novel of suspense that explores the complexities of marriage and the dangerous truths we ignore in the name of love. 

When you read this book, you will make many assumptions.
You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement.
You will assume...

Book Review: Recovery Man (Retrieval Artist #6) by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, book series, mystery, science fiction

Recovery Man by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher:  Roc

Summary:   On Jupiter’s moon Callisto, a mysterious Recovery Man kidnaps Rhonda Shindo after he terrorizes and then abandons her brilliant thirteen-year-old daughter, Talia. While authorities on Callisto search for Rhonda, her employers at the Aleyd Corporation try to gain custody of Talia. Somehow, Callisto authorities...

Book Review: To the Lake by Yana Vagner

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, book series, post-apocalyptic, science fiction, translations

To the Lake by Yana Vagner
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher:  Skyscraper Publications

Summary:   When a virulent flu epidemic sweeps through Moscow killing hundreds of thousands of inhabitants, Anya and her husband Sergey decide to flee to a lake in the far north of Russia where they hope to sit out the epidemic. But as the wave of infection expands from the capital, they encounter obstacles,...

Book Review: Ladle to the Grave (Soup Lover's Mystery #4) by Connie Archer

Anissa Annalise

Tags book reviews, book series, cozy mystery, mystery

Ladle to the Grave by Connie Archer
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Publisher: Berkley

Summary:  By the Spoonful is Snowflake, Vermont’s most popular soup shop, but owner Lucky Jamieson doesn’t have any time to enjoy her success—she’s too busy trying to keep a lid on false accusations against her loved ones… 

It’s almost May, and some of the local ladies have organized a pagan celebration in the woods to...