“Beneath A Scarlet Sky” – Mark T. Sullivan

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: 10/10 Characters: 10/10 Enjoyability: 10/10 Insightfulness: 10/10 Ease of Reading: 10/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’m so glad I got the opportunity to read Pino Lella’s story. It brought me joy and fear; it brought smiles and tears. In a world of over-told World War Two stories, it… Read More “Beneath A Scarlet Sky” – Mark T. Sullivan

“When We Believed in Mermaids” – Barbara O’Neal

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 7/10 Plot Development: 8/10 Characters: 9/10 Enjoyability: 8/10 Insightfulness: 9/10 Ease of Reading: 10/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ When We Believed in Mermaids was a captivating story. Even though I thought it was a little slow, I couldn’t put it down because I needed to know what happened. The author does… Read More “When We Believed in Mermaids” – Barbara O’Neal

“Ella Minnow Pea” – Mark Dunn

Quality of Writing: 10/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: 10/10 Characters: 7/10 Enjoyability: 10/10 Insightfulness: 9/10 Ease of Reading: 6/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Yes, this is a silly book. That doesn’t make it a bad one though. Ella Minnow Pea is great book for any language lover. It’s incredibly subtle at first, but gradually you begin… Read More “Ella Minnow Pea” – Mark Dunn

“The Last Story of Mina Lee” – Nancy Jooyoun Kim

Quality of Writing: 7/10 Pace: 5/10 Plot Development: 6/10 Characters: 5/10 Enjoyability: 6/10 Insightfulness: 5/10 Ease of Reading: 7/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Is this book a murder mystery? Is it a story of family history discovery? Is it about reconnection? Is it about a journey between best friends? I wish I could tell you. This… Read More “The Last Story of Mina Lee” – Nancy Jooyoun Kim

“The Last Wish” – Andrzej Sapkowski

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 8/10 Plot Development: N/A Characters: 7/10 Enjoyability: 9/10 Insightfulness: 4/10 Ease of Reading: 7/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I watched Season One of “The Witcher” on Netflix before I read this book, and despite the language and the sexual content, I really loved the show. That’s when I started googling. I… Read More “The Last Wish” – Andrzej Sapkowski

“One Perfect Summer” – Brenda Novak

Quality of Writing: 8/10 Pace: 5/10 Plot Development: 5/10 Characters: 8/10 Enjoyability: 8/10 Insightfulness: 7/10 Ease of Reading: 10/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ I received an advanced reader copy in exchange for an honest review through NetGalley. The premise for this book was really interesting. What would you do if you found out you had not… Read More “One Perfect Summer” – Brenda Novak

“The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman” – Denis Thériault

Quality of Writing: 9/10 Pace: 10/10 Plot Development: 7/10 Characters: 6/10 Enjoyability: 7/10 Insightfulness: 6/10 Ease of Reading: 6/10 Overall Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ This is a pretentious book. Don’t get me wrong, it some ways it was very interesting and enjoyable, but for the most part I think it tries too hard. Let’s begin with Bilodo,… Read More “The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman” – Denis Thériault