Things in Jars by Jess Kidd ★★☆☆☆ #BookReview #BookBlog


Primary Genre(s): General Fiction
Published:  4 February 2020 by Atria Books
Page count: 384
My Format: free eARC via NetGalley
Cover: Okay
Pacing: Odd
Ending: Odd
Would I recommend it: Probably not
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The Whisper Man by Alex North ★★☆☆☆ #BookReview #BookBlog


Primary Genre(s):
Thriller, Mystery, Crime Fiction
Published: 20 Aug 2019 by Celedon Books
Page count: 355
My Format: Audiobook via Overdrive
Cover: Good
Pacing: Okay
Ending: Flat
Would I recommend it: Not really
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A Stir of Echoes by Richard Matheson ★★☆☆☆ #BookReview #BookBlog


Primary Genre(s): Horror, Supernatural, Paranormal
Published: first published 1958 by J.B. Lippincott & Co.
Page count: 224 (print)
My Format: audiobook via Hoopla Digital
Cover: Good
Pacing: Okay
Ending: Ugh
Would I recommend it: Maybe
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April 2019 Reading Wrap-up!


Yeah! After my reading slump in March, I found some great books in April! Not all were perfect, but I’m not complaining.

This is what I read and reviewed in April 2019. Click on the links to read my full reviews.

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata – ★★★☆☆

Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land – ★★★★☆

If Cats Disappeared from the World by Genki Kawamura – ★★★★★

The Ghost Manuscript by Kris Frieswick – ★★☆☆☆

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens – ★★★★★

Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder – ★★☆☆☆

The Lost History of Dreams by Kris Waldherr – ★★★★★

The Stillwater Girls by Minka Kent – ★★★☆☆

Summoned to Thirteenth Grave by Darynda Jones – ★☆☆☆

The Library of the Lost and Found by Phaedra Patrick – ★★★★☆

As of April 30, I have read 34 of the 104 books I challenged myself to read this year. According to Goodreads, I am right on track!

Finally, the following are the books I started in April but haven’t finished yet. Reviews for these will be posted soon! Stay tuned!