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...
Paleontologist Dr. Grant Coleman reluctantly agrees to venture into the Amazon rainforest as an expert for a mysterious company known as Transworld Union. They are looking for traces of modern day Apatosaurus after catching an image of one on film. After arriving in the Amazon they quickly realize they are in over their heads and that there are things hidden in this world that should never have been disturbed.
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…
Super excited to share this must read horror novel with you guys! Description: Peter and his wife Hannah move back to his hometown to be near his parent’s as their health declines. They think they are moving into his childhood home but due to a mix up they find themselves moving into an old farmhouse that possesses dark secrets. The past and the present collide in deadly ways, how can they survive the nightmare room?
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.
It's all fun and games until someone dies. It's the Crystal Palace Hotel's 5th annual murder mystery game extravaganza. A weeklong event of clues, costumes, red herrings, suspense, chills and murders spread across the hotel's expansive mountaintop acres. Kyle and Grace have secured two tickets to the most coveted game the Crystal Palace has to offer. Two days at Murder Manor, a Victorian mansion secluded far away from the hotel and nestled within an elaborate hedge maze. Two days of safe murderous fun or so they thought...
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. This review is long overdue! I read this book months ago and have been really wanting to review it and tell u guys all about how great it is. It is a really funny book that definitely echoes the spirit of the times. Please enjoy my spoiler free review and be sure to look for a copy of Reading Blue Devils!
From Afar by Frank Scozzari My rating: 3 of 5 stars I want desperately to set Morgan (the MC) up with my best friend. This poor, love-sick fool needs the affection of a good woman and decides to go all the way to Russia to find it. Reflecting on this read, two things make me… Continue reading (REVIEW) From Afar by Frank Scozzari @ScozzariFrank – Guest Review by author Andrea Lechner-Becker @AndreaElbee
Hello awesome readers. Today I have a really stellar read for you for our Short Reads Saturday. I read, Hope and Walker by Andrew Cull. This is a ghost story set in Australia with a harrowing ending. I LOVED this read! Because this awesome book has been announced as a finalist in this year's Aurealis… Continue reading #ShortReadsSaturdays (REVIEW) Hope and Walker by Andrew Cull @andrewcull
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
Released today, Don't Ever Look Behind Door 32 Author: B.C.R. Fegan Illustrator: Lenny Wen Category: Illustrated Children's Book Suitable for: All Ages, ideal for ages 3-8 My Rating: 5 Stars Format Read for Review: Kindle copy provided by the publisher/author/agent in return for an honest review. Pages: 36 Description from Amazon: The magical Hotel of Hoo is a… Continue reading (REVIEW) & Release Announcement – Don’t Ever Look Behind Door 32 by B.C.R. Fegan @bcrfegan
Hello awesome readers! I am excited to share another book now knocked off my TBR pile and what a fun read this was! A Cinderella retelling that shows you her step-sisters side of the story as well as their struggles for marriage in a wildly humorous and imaginative way. For the month of March this… Continue reading (REVIEW) The Step-Spinsters by Madina Papadopoulos @MadinaPaola @UnspunFairytale #BeatTheBacklist #DeweyDragons #mustread