Adult, ARC review, book review

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata (ARC Review)

Title: Convenience Store Woman Author: Sayaka Murata Translator: Ginny Tapley Takemori Type: Fiction Genre: Adult, Contemporary, Cultural, Japan Publisher: Grove Press Published: June 12, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Publishers Group Canada, in exchange for an honest review. Keiko Furukura had always been considered a strange child, and her parents… Read More Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata (ARC Review)

top ten tuesdays, weekly meme

Top Ten Tuesday #46: Top Ten Books That Take Place In Another Country

Happy Tuesday, and happy Top Ten Tuesday day, everyone! This week’s theme allows us to travel outside of our own countries, and encourages us to explore the rest of the world! Since most YA books are set in the U.S. (well, the contemporary ones anyway, since fantasy settings didn’t really count for me, for this… Read More Top Ten Tuesday #46: Top Ten Books That Take Place In Another Country

Adult, book review

Sweet Bean Paste by Durian Sukegawa (Review)

Title: Sweet Bean Paste Author: Durian Sukegawa Translator: Alison Watts Type: Fiction Genre: Contemporary, Cultural, Japan, Asia Publisher: ONEWorld Publications Date published: November 14, 2017 Page Count: 209 Source: Publisher A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher and Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. Sentaro has failed: he has a… Read More Sweet Bean Paste by Durian Sukegawa (Review)

Adult, book review, giveaway

The Spy Across the Table by Barry Lancet (Review & Giveaway) [CLOSED]

Title: The Spy Across the Table Author: Barry Lancet Type: Fiction Genre: Adult, Suspense, Action Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date published: June 20, 2017 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 448 Source: Publisher A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Summary: In this exciting international thriller… Read More The Spy Across the Table by Barry Lancet (Review & Giveaway) [CLOSED]

Adult, adult fiction, book feature, giveaway

Pacific Burn by Barry Lancet (Giveaway) [CLOSED]

I am very excited to be partnering with Simon & Schuster in order to bring you guys this giveaway! The giveaway is U.S. only, (sorry international followers! I will be hosting an international giveaway very soon!) And the book being given away is Pacific Burn by Barry Lancet, which came out today! “Pacific Burn is a page-turning, globe-spanning tale… Read More Pacific Burn by Barry Lancet (Giveaway) [CLOSED]