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The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit by Graham Joyce
ARCs and Galleys / Historical Fiction / New to Me Author / Paranormal / Review Requests

The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit by Graham Joyce

I enjoyed this book, which is set in the 70s in a “family resort” in a small seaside England town. Although, I have to be honest, I had the movie “Dirty Dancing” in my head throughout, because it’s exactly that sort of setting. The book takes place in a do-it-all old-school vacation resort, where the … Continue reading

Getting all gushy about Diana Gabaldon and the latest Outlander book…
Fluffy Summer Travel Reads / Highly Recommended / Historical Fiction / Part of a Series

Getting all gushy about Diana Gabaldon and the latest Outlander book…

This is not a review exactly, since I don’t like to write reviews mid-series. Instead I’m just going to gush. Diana Gabaldon’s books are amazing. They are so long and involved, you feel like you know these characters intimately.  She writes with a level of detail that makes you feel you’re right there. It’s the … Continue reading

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
Fantasy / First Novels / Highly Recommended / Historical Fiction / New to Me Author

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

This book worked on so many different levels. It’s a great example of fantasy that transcends the genre, ultimately telling a story of immigrants in turn of the century New York who are struggling to fit in. It’s a book that moves at its own pace, winding through its characters’ day to day lives rather … Continue reading