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Amazon Book Blurb: Infinite Waters contains ten speculative fiction short stories and flash fiction. A writer seeks her future at a carnival but gets more than she bargained for. A disgruntled twin discovers that blood runs thicker than water, especially when you spill it. A high school student just loves to experiment. And a bully learns that nothing is scarier than a supermarket. Stories: Infinite Waters: A woman seeks her future at … Read More Book Recommendation: Infinite Waters by Nicholas C Rossis – 4 Stars
As many of you may have noticed, I haven’t done a book review in a while. In the past month and a half I’ve been on a series binge, where I finish one, and begin another. I’ve gone through three series in that space of time, and have been warned by my family to put away my Kobo and Kindle readers in order to … Read More Review: Series I’ve recently read
This review made me purchase the book. Have read first two chapters and really can’t put it down. Synopsis: “Remember that actions have consequences, boy.” Weaver Rizer was born in the capital city of Ellipsis. Due to his father’s unexpected death years ago, Weaver and his mother are left to run a brothel in his place. With no warning, Weaver’s Mother dies just as … Read More Ellipsis: Creators of Six – Book Review — The Book Review Directory
Right away I felt the weight of Christiana’s need for her father’s approval. The dysfunction of the family only adds to the pressure. She has only ever seen herself as an extension to the family business, to the detriment of her personal life.
J.K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym of Robert Galbraith, does not disappoint. Her writing style, reminiscent of her Harry Potter series, draws you in. The only negative to the story is how Cormoran pieces together the evidence of who murdered Lula. I kept reading, waiting for some clue, anything, even if it led me down a wrong direction. The fun of a mystery is to think you know who did it, but be surprised at the end. Cormoran’s thought processes on the case were never written or explained. When he arrives at his conclusion, we are not privy to how he came to arrive there.