Genre: Mystery Thriller

Dan Brown’s Origin Falls Flat But Does Make You Want to Finish…

ORIGIN by Dan Brown 20 NOV, 2017 Title: Origin Author: Dan Brown Series: Robert Langdon #5 Pages: 461 pages Publisher: Doubleday Books Release Date: October 3rd 2017 ISBN-10: 0385514239 Dan Brown’s latest novel, Origin, that follows the latest exploits of dashing professor Robert Langdon, had intriguing concepts an edge-of-your-seat mystery written all over it. I saw the cover and read the synopsis and got excited. Taking a look at the symbology on the cover, I had high hopes as to where Langdon’s mystery would lead and was looking forward to reading his conclusions and maybe learning something along the way. ...

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Fierce Kingdom – Intensely “Real Horror” Novel

FIERCE KINGDOM by Gin Phillips 16 OCT, 2017 Title: Fierce Kingdom Author: Gin Phillips Series: Stand-alone Pages: 288 pages Publisher: Viking Release Date: July 25th 2017 ISBN-10: 0735224277 A trip to the zoo with her young son ends in a horrifying act of violence for Joan and her four-year-old. On the way to the exit, after a long day in their usual hang-out, Joan hears gunshots and sees what looks like sleeping people. Quick to react, she takes her son and hides in the zoo. It’s a simple premise but the books is a very deep look at motherhood and the things...

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A Diverse Read That Takes a Bit of Patience to Read…Finding Gideon

Finding Gideon was marketed as a stand-alone, even though there are more stories in this series, and technically it is, but I did feel that I fell feet first into a story that I wasn’t ready for. I think it had to do with the main POV in the beginning which was Medianoche, which starts out in a place I didn’t want to be. I didn’t like him, I didn’t want to read about him…and it kept increasing.

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