“Treasure Island” – Robert Louis Stevenson

Quality of Writing: 10/10 Pace: 8/10 Plot Development: 6/10 Characters: 8/10 Enjoyability: 8/10 Insightfulness: 8/10 Ease of Reading: 5/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ I said I wasn’t interested in reading any more classics, but here I am. At least this one wasn’t too bad. I both liked and hated that Stevenson wrote out the pirate accents.… Read More “Treasure Island” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“In the Heart of the Fire” – Dean Koontz

Quality of Writing: 10/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: 9/10 Characters: 10/10 Enjoyability: 10/10 Insightfulness: 8/10 Ease of Reading: 10/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I don’t read a lot of short stories, but I still felt this one was very well done. I really liked the quick looks into everyone’s motivations. I had a few questions about… Read More “In the Heart of the Fire” – Dean Koontz

“A Familiar Sight” – Brianna Labuskes

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: 7/10 Characters: 8/10 Enjoyability: 10/10 Insightfulness: 9/10 Ease of Reading: 8/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I can’t say enough how much I loved Dr. Gretchen White. I was afraid the author wouldn’t get it right, but I think she nailed it. The complexity of the book and the… Read More “A Familiar Sight” – Brianna Labuskes

“The Picture of Dorian Gray” – Oscar Wilde

Quality of Writing: 7/10 Pace: 7/10 Plot Development: 6/10 Characters: 3/10 Enjoyability: 6/10 Insightfulness: 4/10 Ease of Reading: 4/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️ I had to take this book in small doses. It’s dark, it’s tedious, and it’s full of “philosophical paradoxes”. It takes so much focus to figure out what on earth Lord Henry is… Read More “The Picture of Dorian Gray” – Oscar Wilde

“The Evil Within” – Darren Galsworthy

Quality of Writing: 10/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: N/A Characters: N/A Enjoyability: 10/10 Insightfulness: 10/10 Ease of Reading: 9/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Something I loved about this book was it’s honesty. Galsworthy didn’t try to make any person look worse or better than they were. They were all just people. Despite his daughter’s nickname, he… Read More “The Evil Within” – Darren Galsworthy

“My Sister’s Grave” – Robert Dugoni

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 9/10 Plot Development: 6/10 Characters: 8/10 Enjoyability: 8/10 Insightfulness: 7/10 Ease of Reading: 9/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Everyone should know by now how much of a sucker I am for a bada** female hero, so in that regard this book delivered. Tracy Crosswhite had normal emotions, but didn’t get weepy… Read More “My Sister’s Grave” – Robert Dugoni

“The Last House on Needless Street” – Catriona Ward

Quality of Writing: 8/10 Pace: 7/10 Plot Development: 10/10 Characters: 9/10 Enjoyability: 9/10 Insightfulness: 10/10 Ease of Reading: 7/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’d like to thank Netgalley for the advanced reader copy of this book. This book was not what I expected it to be. I thought I was walking into some kind of creepy… Read More “The Last House on Needless Street” – Catriona Ward