Tag: Mystery


Review: Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

Review: Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

Every story needs a hero. Every story needs a villain. Every story needs a secret. Wink is the odd, mysterious neighbor girl, wild red hair and freckles. Poppy is the blond bully and the beautiful, manipulative high school queen bee. Midnight is the sweet, uncertain boy caught between them. Wink. Poppy. Midnight. Two girls. One boy. Three voices that burst onto the page in short, sharp, bewitching chapters, and spiral swiftly and inexorably toward something terrible or tricky or tremendous. What really happened? Someone knows. Someone is lying. (Synopsis...


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Review: A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Review: A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Jamie Watson has left his London home for a Rugby Scholarship at Sherringford, a prep school in Connecticut. But Rugby isn’t the only thing at his new school. Sherringford is also home to Charlotte Holmes, the great-great-great granddaughter of the famous Sherlock. Watson and Holmes seem like a pairing destined to be, but Charlotte is a Holmes through and through, down to the analytical, arrogant personality, and Jamie predicts the chances of them ever being friends is slim. That is until a student is murdered and all eyes are...


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Review: The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Review: The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Twenty years ago a fire ripped through the prestigious Elmbridge High leaving three students dead and leading to the disappearance of another, Carly Johnson. The main suspect is a girl named Kaitlyn. Many question whether or not Kaitlyn even exists, as no student has ever been registered by that name. Technically, they are correct because Kaitlyn exists inside Carly Johnson. Carly lives in the day and Kaitlyn comes out at night. Together they exist as two personalities, one body. Years later Kaitlyn’s diary is found in the wreckage and...


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Review: Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica

Review: Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica

Heidi Wood is a humanitarian at heart. She works for a non-profit by day and has been known to save a feral cat or two by night. So when Heidi spots a, seemingly, homeless young girl and her baby at a train station her first inclination is to help. Heidi takes Willow in, despite the fact that she knows next to nothing about her or where she came from. Heidi’s husband, Chris, is naturally cautious and hesitant about the new additions to the household, but Heidi seems to be...


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