Category «Reviewed by Word Girl»

Review: The Temptation of Dragons

Review: The Temptation of Dragons

The Temptation of Dragons by Chrys Cymri My rating: 5 of 5 stars Penny White is a dedicated Priest with a love of science fiction. She enjoys the other-worldly and the different ways she can use Dr. Who as a way to connect to her congregation. That is… until the night her whole world is …

Review: Modern Day Fables

Review: Modern Day Fables

Modern Day Fables by Jason Petersen My rating: 4 of 5 stars Would you go back in time to save a stranger’s life?Would you fight to change the way the whole World lives?Would you take on the leader of a fast rising cult? These are all questions raised within the pages of this book. A …

Review: Shadowlove-Stalkers

Review: Shadowlove-Stalkers

Shadowlove-Stalkers by Claudy ConnMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Shawna Wellsly is half vampire and half white witch. Super strength, smell, speed and spell casting are just some of the benefits from her crazy DNA. The need for animal blood and mortality are some of drawbacks from her vampire and human side respectively. On the …

Review: Zoey: A Novelette

Review: Zoey: A Novelette

Zoey: A Novelette by Yvonne PierreMy rating: 5 of 5 stars Claire Harper is a disengaged working mother. She does everything she can to deny her four year old daughter, Zoey’s Down Syndrome. At times she even goes as far as to deny her very existence. When Zoey and her husband are in a fatal …

Review: The Bad Box

Review: The Bad Box

The Bad Box by Harvey ClickMy rating: 5 of 5 stars The Bad BoxBy Harvey Click ****Disclaimer: This book gets DARK!! Just about every trigger you could think of gets touched on. You have been warned!**** Sarah Temple moves in the hopes of leaving her abusive ex boyfriend behind. A choice she soon regrets when …

Review: Beautiful Boy

Review: Beautiful Boy

Beautiful Boy by J.L. HuntMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Beautiful Boy By J.L. Hunt A sweet children’s story that explains just how special that little boy in your life is! My son and I loved reading this booked together! An instant hit I would recommend this book for readers from two to six years …

Review: Burn

Review: Burn

Burn by Paula WestonMy rating: 4 of 5 stars BurnBy Paula Weston Gaby, a young woman, who up until eleven days ago thought she was completely normal. That is until Rafa shows up, telling her the truth. She isn’t a normal All American nineteen year old. She is a Rephiam, a half angel half human. …

Review: All the Missing Girls

Review: All the Missing Girls

All the Missing Girls by Megan Miranda My rating: 3 of 5 stars When Nicolette Farrell returns home to Cooley Ridge, it is for only one reason. To help her brother, Daniel, sell their childhood home. A place she has avoided like the plague sense the disappearance of her best friend, Corrine Prescott, ten years …

Review- Twisted By: Hannah Jayne

Review- Twisted By: Hannah Jayne

Twisted By Hannah Jayne ****Disclaimer: This book is labeled as a YA Thriller, as such it gets dark, descriptions of murder victims and the grooming (non-sexual) of a child are the main triggers.  Physical and emotional abuse are touched on.**** It all started with one sentence scrawled on the back of a post card… “Daddy’s …

Review: The Heart of War by Lisa Beth Darling

Review: The Heart of War by Lisa Beth Darling

The Heart of War By Lisa Beth Darling *****Disclaimer:  Only for the 18 year old and up crowd!  Triggers: Mature Language, Sexual Themes (Including Incest), All forms of Abuse (Emotional, Physical and Sexual), Torture and Graphic Violence.  This book gets DARK!***** Magdalena MacLeod, aka Maggie, aka Alena is a beautiful half Fae, one of the …

The Perfect Neighbors, By Sarah Pekkanen

The Perfect Neighbors, By Sarah Pekkanen

The Perfect Neighbors By Sarah Pekkanen We all have secrets… Kellie, married for seventeen years and a mother of two, re-enters the work force.  Soon her mind goes from Jason and the kids to hottie fellow real estate agent, Miller, and open houses for new listings.  Will she be able to keep her feelings for …

The Incident, By Andrew Neiderman

The Incident, By Andrew Neiderman

The Incident By Andrew Neiderman ***Trigger Warning for Sexual Assault. (References and Graphic Description).   Probably best for the 18+ crowd.*** Victoria Meyers, a rape survivor, comes home after graduating early from college.  She knows she still has to heal the wounds left by The Incident.  For her the one place she should feel safe, …