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Review: The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth

Review: The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth

The small suburb of Pleasant Court lives up to its name. It’s the kind of place where everyone knows their neighbours, and children play in the street. Isabelle Heatherington doesn’t fit into this picture of family paradise. Husbandless and childless, she soon catches the attention of three Pleasant Court mothers. But Ange, Fran and Essie […]

Review: Fatal Voyage by Kathy Reichs

Review: Fatal Voyage by Kathy Reichs

Investigating a plane crash in the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina, forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan discovers in a most disturbing way that the evidence doesn’t add up. Tripping over a coyote-chewed leg at the crash scene, she performs a little mental arithmetic and realizes that this victim wasn’t on the plane. Once again, Brennan’s high-tech […]

Review: Deadly Decisions by Kathy Reichs

Review: Deadly Decisions by Kathy Reichs

Nine-year-old Emily Anne Toussaint is fatally shot on a Montreal street. A North Carolina teenager disappears from her home, and parts of her skeleton are found hundreds of miles away. The shocking deaths propel Tempe Brennan from north to south, and deep into a shattering investigation inside the bizarre culture of outlaw motorcycle gangs — […]

Review: Death du Jour by Kathy Reichs

Review: Death du Jour by Kathy Reichs

Assaulted by the bitter cold of a Montreal winter, the American-born Dr. Temperance Breman, Forensic Anthropologist for the Province of Quebec, digs for a corpse where Sister Elisabeth Nicolet, dead over a century and now a candidate for sainthood, should lie in her grave. A strange, small coffin, buried in the recesses of a decaying […]

Review: Déjà Dead by Kathy Reichs

Review: Déjà Dead by Kathy Reichs

Her life is devoted to justice; for those she never even knew. In the year since Temperance Brennan left behind a shaky marriage in North Carolina, work has often preempted her weekend plans to explore Quebec. When a female corpse is discovered meticulously dismembered and stashed in trash bags, Temperance detects an alarming pattern and […]

Review: Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered by Karen Kilgariff & Georgia Hardstark

Review: Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered by Karen Kilgariff & Georgia Hardstark

Sharing never-before-heard stories ranging from their struggles with depression, eating disorders, and addiction, Karen and Georgia irreverently recount their biggest mistakes and deepest fears, reflecting on the formative life events that shaped them into two of the most followed voices in the nation. In Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered, Karen and Georgia focus on […]

The Positive Thing About Podcasts

The Positive Thing About Podcasts

What is an avid bookworm’s worst fear?  There’s nothing to read? Now, come on.  We know that this world is full of way too much literature that this scenario could never happen.  No, I’m talking that dreaded thing that we all seem to never have enough of… time. Over the past few years, I’ve struggled […]