Book review: The Year of the Witching

Book: The Year of the Witching (Bethel #1) Author: Alexis Henderson Genre: witchy thriller Rating: 7/10 Trigger warnings: religious fanaticism, sexual abuse, pedophilia, animal sacrifice, grooming, coercion, racism, cults, probably more I'm not remembering. Read if you like: mean witches, creepy religious weirdness, women taking back their power, coming of age stories but with a … Continue reading Book review: The Year of the Witching

Book Review: Woman on the Edge

Book: Woman on the Edge Author: Samantha Bailey Genre: Thriller Rating: 8/10 Read if you like: short, fast-paced thrillers, domestic thrillers, thrillers where someone is chasing and stalking the main characters. Trigger Warnings: SIDS, baby abuse, suicide, postpartum depression Good morning bookworms! Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Mine was busy but all fun stuff! … Continue reading Book Review: Woman on the Edge

Book Review: Eight Perfect Hours

Book: Eight Perfect Hours Author: Lia Louis Genre: Romance Rating: 10/10 Release date: September 28th, 2021 Read if you like: books set in England, books with positive mental health talk, a really sweet love story. Trigger Warnings: severe anxiety, depression, sick parent, suicide, death of a friend, post postpartum depression. Thank you so much to … Continue reading Book Review: Eight Perfect Hours

Book Review: Mistress of Rome

Book: Mistress of Rome (The Empress of Rome #1) Author: Kate Quinn Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: 8/10 Read if you like: stories set in ancient Rome, historical fiction with strong female leads. Trigger warnings: cutting, attempted suicide, suicide, extreme violence, sexual abuse, racial slurs against Jewish people. I have loved Kate Quinn for a while. … Continue reading Book Review: Mistress of Rome

Book Review: The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina

Book: The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina Author: Zoraida Cordova Genre: fantasy, witchy Rating: 9/10 Release date: September 7, 2021 Read if you like: witchy books, family sagas, magical realism Thank you to Simon and Schuster Canada for the advanced copy. I really enjoyed this one! It starts with an invitation from Orquidea Divina, a woman … Continue reading Book Review: The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina