Hello awesome readers and welcome to another Short Reads Saturday. Those special Saturdays when we knock short books off our TBR list. I am obsessed with time travel so I am excited to share today's book which includes 2 short stories featuring strange anomalies in time... enjoy!
Just in time for those Halloween treat bags, an illustrated children's book about candy, and that you shouldn't eat too much of it! Ronnie loves candy and just wants to eat it all day and never play or exercise, despite his friends urging him to stop eating candy and play with them. One night before bed his wishes his last gummy bear will grow huge so that he will have a ton to eat. He then dreams about his gummy bear going on a eating rampage, destroying the whole town! In order to save the town he talks the bear into playing and exercising away all his jelly belly. The next day he wakes up with a new attitude and goes out to play with his friends...
Spooky Followers Author: S. Y. Robins Category: Cozy Mystery Suitable for: Teen thru Adults My Rating: 4.5 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle Pages: 407 Description: This book has five short murder mystery stories. Spooky Followers Story One is about a woman named Lorna that speaks with a man and then sometimes a woman on her… Continue reading (REVIEW) Spooky Followers by S. Y. Robins
Since 1985, over 500 overweight teenagers have come to Camp Wašíču, looking to lose weight, gain self-confidence, and turn their lives around. Phillip McCracken arrives, weighing in at almost 400 pounds; but the baggage he carries from the past affects him much more deeply than the numbers of the scale. When a homicidal maniac hell-bent on revenge attacks, Phillip will be forced to either find the courage to save the people around him or fall victim to his own self-doubt…
This anthology features a big pile of super quick reads that I would recommend to anyone who likes short stories that are on the darker side. This book spans a huge variety of genres and feels and you will see everything from love to hate, and darkness to the light of hope. Overall I think this was a very creative collection that was quite entertaining, and I would recommend it and I would read more by the author.
Faith has always dreamed of owning her own bakery so when her grandmother called her and asked if she would be willing to take over her grandmother's bakery, Faith jumped at the opportunity. Making the move to Florida Faith eagerly began making improvements on the bakery while making new friends. A murder occurs and Faith finds herself the prime suspect.
This is an anthology of 13 short stories with various plots from different genres. It has everything from revenge thrillers, to spooky paranormal tales, psychopaths and monsters. The ones who just die are the lucky ones.
A Haunted Murder: A Lin Coffin Mystery, Book 1 Author: J A Whiting Category: Mystery, Ghosts Suitable for: Teens thru adults My Rating: 4 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle Pages: 199 Description: This story is about a woman named Lin Coffin that returns to the island of Nantucket where she grew up. After the death of… Continue reading (REVIEW) A Haunted Murder: A Lin Coffin Mystery, Book 1 by J. A. Whiting
Hello awesome readers and Happy Saint Patrick's Day! I loved this holiday as a kid, I would spend recess looking for leprechauns and pots of gold. I wasn't a big fan of all the pinching though! Today I have a special holiday edition of Short Reads Saturdays with a review of illustrated children's book, Happy St.… Continue reading #ShortReadsSaturday (REVIEW) Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Hello Kitty by Sanrio
Welcome to another Short Reads Saturday! Thank you for joining me! Today I read a fun little prequel to an upcoming release! Find the review for the prequel below, followed by a release announcement for book 1! Blasted Bloomers Loon Lake Supernaturals Prequel Author: Maaja Wentz Category: Teens/YA, Supernatural, Romance, Short Story Suitable for: Teens+… Continue reading #ShortReadsSaturdays (REVIEW) Blasted Bloomers by Maaja Wentz @MaajaWentz + Upcoming Release Spotlight!
Happy Saturday awesome readers. Today I'm reading another romance book with a Valentine's theme. This one is a historical romance that brings some Valentine's folklore into the mix. As a huge Karen Marie Moning fan, this book really hit the spot. I would definitely read more by Collette Cameron. Without further ado, here is… Continue reading #ShortReadsSaturdays (REVIEW) Heart of a Highlander by Collette Cameron @Collette_Author
Happy Valentine's Day awesome readers! I saved this particular read for today. Now this isn't a genre I usually read. Many romance novels are too cheesy for me and I find myself rolling my eyes by the first "bulging bicep" but today is a special exception, so let's see how this exception fairs... Without further… Continue reading (REVIEW) Cupid’s Kiss by Courtney Hunt
Up To No Good Author: Marsha Cornelius Category: Crime Thriller, Amateur Sleuth, Humor Suitable for: Adults My Rating: 4 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle/Paperback copy provided by the author in return for an honest review. Pages: 249 Description: Rachel is a busybody who can't help but observe her neighbors behaviors. Maybe it's what makes her a… Continue reading (REVIEW) Up To No Good by Marsha Cornelius @marshacornelius
The Buried Book Author: D. M. Pulley Category: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Coming of Age Suitable for: Adults My Rating: 4.5 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle Pages: 412 Description: This book was a sad and heartwarming story about a nine year old boy who was abandoned by his mother. Jasper is confused as to why his… Continue reading (REVIEW) The Buried Book by D. M. Pulley @DMPulleyAuthor