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Return to Fear Street: You May Now Kill the Bride by R.L Stine

Book Summary:
NEW Fear Street stories with a retro look, perfect for fans of Stranger Things!
Two sisters, divided by time. Each with a terrible resentment she can barely contain.
Two Fear family weddings, decades apart… Each bride will find that the ancient curse that haunts the Fears LIVES ON. It feeds off the evil that courses through their blood. It takes its toll in unexpected ways, and allows dark history to repeat itself.
In this all-new Fear Street story, family ties bind sisters together—till DEATH do they part.

My Review:

I was so excited to return to Fear Street. These books got me hooked onto reading. What I love about R.L Stine you can read them out of order. The curse is explain in the beginning of the book a bit for those who don’t remember years ago. Also the book can be fore new and old readers a like.

The story there is a curse years ago between the Goodes and the Fears. Yes I forgot what it was. Lucky the books of the story is released in the young adult section.

Yes now onto the book with a curse. Who say getting marry was gonna be easy? When your a fear and a deadly curse is placed on your family. It up to to one sister to save her family from the curse and rekindle her sister bond. Will she make it in time?

This book was a quick read. Love the little back story on how the curse started. You get to see the whole family interact with each other, find out why the sisters are not as close as they seem to be. Lots and hidden secrets with the fear family and some magic to along the way. For new reader and old ones alike.

Happy Reading!!

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The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Book Summary:
Two Truths and a Lie. The girls played it all the time in their tiny cabin at Camp Nightingale. Vivian, Natalie, Allison, and first-time camper Emma Davis, the youngest of the group. The games ended when Emma sleepily watched the others sneak out of the cabin in the dead of night. The last she–or anyone–saw of them was Vivian closing the cabin door behind her, hushing Emma with a finger pressed to her lips.
Now a rising star in the New York art scene, Emma turns her past into paintings–massive canvases filled with dark leaves and gnarled branches that cover ghostly shapes in white dresses. The paintings catch the attention of Francesca Harris-White, the socialite and wealthy owner of Camp Nightingale. When Francesca implores her to return to the newly reopened camp as a painting instructor, Emma sees an opportunity to try to find out what really happened to her friends.
Yet it’s immediately clear that all is not right at Camp Nightingale. Already haunted by memories from fifteen years ago, Emma discovers a security camera pointed directly at her cabin, mounting mistrust from Francesca and, most disturbing of all, cryptic clues Vivian left behind about the camp’s twisted origins. As she digs deeper, Emma finds herself sorting through lies from the past while facing threats from both man and nature in the present.
And the closer she gets to the truth about Camp Nightingale, the more she realizes it may come at a deadly price.

My Review:

I know I’m reviewing an adult read. I did enjoyed Riley Sager other book, The Final Girls. So i was excited for his new book. He is gonna to be my go to guy for good adult thrillers. If you guys not into adult thrillers, then you can skip this review.

The detailed summary give most of the book away. It what written on back of book. Don’t forget it’s a thriller and there be some twists and turns.

I enjoyed the main character story, Emma. I liked how the story switches up between her time at camp in the past and now. There’s a lot of questions on what happen years ago and Emma the main suspect. How can three campers just disappears years ago? Emma faces her past when she goes back to camp. Will she be able to find answers to the past?

The book is a slow start like any mystery/thriller read. Once it picks up, you will keep guessing until the very end on what’s going on. Beware, Riley knows how to shock you in the end. In mood for good thriller, then this book be a right for for you.

Happy Reading!!

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July Wrap Up

It been a long time since I ever did a wrap up. A lot happen throughout July also. Finding images on google very helpful, plus have my co editor help when she not busy.

My Reviews and Book I read:

Undead Girls Gang by Lily Anderson

When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeyboure

Save The Date by Morgan Maston

Like, Always and Never by Ann Aguirre

Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D Jackson

Grace and Fury by Tracy Banghart

The Cheerleaders by Kara Thomas

Books I read and yet review:

The Last Time I lied by Riley Sager

Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

How much you guys read in July?

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The Supervillain and Me by Danielle Banas

Book Summary:
Never trust a guy in spandex.
In Abby Hamilton’s world, superheroes do more than just stop crime and save cats stuck in trees—they also drink milk straight from the carton and hog the television remote. Abby’s older brother moonlights as the famous Red Comet, but without powers of her own, following in his footsteps has never crossed her mind.
That is, until the city’s newest vigilante comes bursting into her life.
After saving Abby from an attempted mugging, Morriston’s fledgling supervillain Iron Phantom convinces her that he’s not as evil as everyone says, and that their city is under a vicious new threat. As Abby follows him deeper into their city’s darkest secrets, she comes to learn that heroes can’t always be trusted, and sometimes it’s the good guys who wear black.

My Review:

I adore this book a lot. I really like the story idea of superheroes roaming around and they get their first supervillian. Did enjoy all the characters in the book. Which was a lot to keep track of.

Abby, I liked her in the book. I enjoyed her. I don’t care for superheroes attitude in the book. It was fun watching her not easily impressed with supers. Once Iron Phantom appears, things change. She wonders who he is under the mask after he save her life. Can she trust a man wearing black ?

Iron Phantom, mysterious guy who save people but accused of being a supervillain. I love him in the book. Think he just misunderstood in the book. He can’t be all that evil if he keeps saving Abby life, right? There got to be a reason why he making a mess in the city.

Iron Phantom reminds me of another supervillian who is misunderstood at times. I do enjoy villains stories a lot. How they became evil or just mistaken being evil also. Take Loki as an example.

This book was action pack and very fun read. For fans of superheroes and supervillains a like will enjoy this book. Lots of guessing on what’s going on in the book and a cool plot twist.

Happy Reading!!!

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Bella Bloopers

Time for some fun with my blog. It’s Bella Bloopers time. Since I got home from vacation been so busy with work and not reading much. I post as much as I can when I can. Thank you my readers for being supportive of my blog, it means a lot to me since I work hard with editing and Bella works hard taking the pictures. So enough about me, here is Bella.

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Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson

Book Summary:
Monday Charles is missing, and only Claudia seems to notice. Claudia and Monday have always been inseparable—more sisters than friends. So when Monday doesn’t turn up for the first day of school, Claudia’s worried. When she doesn’t show for the second day, or second week, Claudia knows that something is wrong. Monday wouldn’t just leave her to endure tests and bullies alone. Not after last year’s rumors and not with her grades on the line. Now Claudia needs her best—and only—friend more than ever. But Monday’s mother refuses to give Claudia a straight answer, and Monday’s sister April is even less help.
As Claudia digs deeper into her friend’s disappearance, she discovers that no one seems to remember the last time they saw Monday. How can a teenage girl just vanish without anyone noticing that she’s gone?

My Review:

This book was such another good read.. Enjoy the story line a lot. It was a huge guessing game on, Where was Monday. The main character, Claudia I like her determination to find her best friend.

Claudia, and her best friend Monday done everything together. They have such an strong friendship bond. When Monday fail to show up for school, Claudia knew something was wrong. With no one backing up Claudia claims, it’s up to her to find or save her friend, Monday.

This mystery read will leave you feeling emotional wreck until the very end. Very sensitive subject with abuse so warning some young readers beforehand. Looking for something new to read this summer, then pick up Monday’s Not Coming.

Be warn there some shocking twist and turns there leaves you in tears.

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WWW Wednesday

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The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading?
What do you think you’ll read next?

Finish Reading:

Like, Never and Always by Aguirre. Did post my review on it.

Currently Reading:

In the middle of Sea witch now.

Next Read:

Picking this book up at the library this week. I did enjoy The Final Girls. So far like some adult thrillers. But Riley is my favorite.

What you guys reading?

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Onyx and Ivory by Mindee Arnett

Book Summary:
They call her Traitor Kate. It’s a title Kate Brighton inherited from her father after he tried to assassinate the high king years ago. Now Kate lives as an outcast, clinging to the fringes of society as a member of the Relay, the imperial courier service. Only those most skilled in riding and bow hunting ride for the Relay; and only the fastest survive, for when dark falls, the nightdrakes—deadly flightless dragons—come out to hunt. Fortunately, Kate has a secret edge: she is a wilder, born with magic that allows her to influence the minds of animals. But it’s this magic that she needs to keep hidden, as being a wilder is forbidden, punishable by death or exile. And it’s this magic that leads her to a caravan massacred by nightdrakes in broad daylight—the only survivor her childhood friend, her first love, the boy she swore to forget, the boy who broke her heart.
The high king’s second son, Corwin Tormane, never asked to lead. Even as he waits for the uror—the once-in-a-generation ritual to decide which of the king’s children will succeed him—he knows it’s always been his brother who will assume the throne. And that’s fine by him. He’d rather spend his days away from the palace, away from the sight of his father, broken with sickness from the attempt on his life. But the peacekeeping tour Corwin is on has given him too much time to reflect upon the night he saved his father’s life—the night he condemned the would-be killer to death and lost the girl he loved. Which is why he takes it on himself to investigate rumors of unrest in one of the remote city-states, only for his caravan to be attacked—and for him to be saved by Kate.
With their paths once more entangled, Kate and Corwin have to put the past behind them. The threat of drakes who attack in the daylight is only the beginning of a darker menace stirring in the kingdom—one whose origins have dire implications for Kate’s father’s attack upon the king and will thrust them into the middle of a brewing civil war in the kingdom of Rime.

My Review:

This book was alright for me. I liked the story itself. Some of the characters I did enjoy.

Kate, I liked her in the book. Pretty neat she has powers to control horses. I do love horses. She is very skilled in almost everything. Can’t wait to see how her powers grow more in book two.

Corwin, the crown prince. He sometimes struggles to do what’s right. Has to choose between his duty as a prince and his heart at times. Could his childhood crush with Kate, get in the way of him becoming a king?

The summary gives most of the book away. It switches between point of views between Kate and Corwin. If you like slow burn fantasy, you might enjoy this book. The ending made me want to know what happens next.

Happy Reading!!!!

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Bella Bloopers

Hello my readers,

Sorry it been a slow here on my blog with reviews and everything. I’m only one person on this blog. Been busy with work lately. Also been to book con. Now getting ready for ALA (American Library Association) in New Orleans.

I have not been reading much lately. All update on my review. Just need to read more. Will be gone for two weeks. So will keep blog active as much as I can. Enough being all serious. I know you are all here for Bella. Bella turned 8 years old yesterday.

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Kat and Meg Conquer the World by Anna Priemaza

Book Summary:
For fans of Nicola Yoon’s Everything, Everything, Emery Lord’s When We Collided, and Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl, Anna Priemaza’s debut novel is a heartwarming and achingly real story of finding a friend, being a fan, and defining your place in a difficult world.
Kat and Meg couldn’t be more different. Kat’s anxiety makes it hard for her to talk to people. Meg hates being alone, but her ADHD keeps pushing people away. But when the two girls are thrown together for a year-long science project, they discover they do have one thing in common: They’re both obsessed with the same online gaming star and his hilarious videos.
It might be the beginning of a beautiful friendship—if they don’t kill each other first.

My Review:

This book was such an fun read. I enjoy everything about it. The characters I adore to the storyline I love.

Kat and Meg could not be any different from each other. Meg is out going and have AHAD. While is Kat is shy and afraid of everything, thanks to her anxiety disorder.

When force to work together at school, what’s the worse can happen?

For the love of video game fans, and comic con nerds out there. This book might be for you. It’s fresh and pretty fun read about friends bonding and getting to know each other better.

Happy Reading!!