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Weekly Wrap-Up: 06/09

Happy Friday and almost weekend everyone! Mr. Humphrey was traveling so I was playing catch up on ARCS that are coming out pronto. HELP! Just kidding of course... But it was truly a busy week again on the blog; I had lots of fun posting reviews of some fantastic novels publishing in June, shared a guest… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up: 06/09

Blog Tour, Reviews

Blog Tour: Exquisite

Book Title: Exquisite Author: Sarah Stovell REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Psychological Thriller, Mystery, Suspense Goodreads Date Read: 06/04/17 Pub Date (Paperback): 10/01/17 5 STARS Bo Luxton has it all—a loving family, a beautiful home in the Lake District, and a clutch of bestselling books to her name. Enter Alice Dark, an aspiring writer… Continue reading Blog Tour: Exquisite


Review: Blackout/Nightblind

  Book Titles: Blackout/Nightblind Author: Ragnar Jonasson Translator: Quentin Bates REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: Dark Iceland #2 & #3 Genres: Crime Fiction, Nordic Noir     *Quick note-on Goodreads, the order is stated as reading Nightblind followed by Blackout. I would HIGHLY recommend not doing this, but instead starting with Blackout and read Nightblind next,… Continue reading Review: Blackout/Nightblind

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Blog Tour: Faithless

Book Title: Faithless Author: Kjell Ola Dahl REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: Oslo Detectives #7 Genres: Thriller, Mystery, Suspense, Crime Fiction, Police Procedural Goodreads Date Read: 04/19/17 Pub Date: 09/01/17 (Paperback) 4 STARS When the body of a woman turns up in a dumpster, scalded and wrapped in plastic, Inspector Frank Frølich is shocked to discover… Continue reading Blog Tour: Faithless

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Blog Tour: Six Stories

Book Title: Six Stories Author: Matt Wesolowski REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Crime Fiction, Mystery, Suspense Goodreads Date Read: 03/24/17 Pub Date (Orenda Paperback): 06/01/17 5 STARS 1997. Scarclaw Fell. The body of teenager Tom Jeffries is found at an Outward Bound center. Verdict? Misadventure. But not everyone is convinced. And the truth of… Continue reading Blog Tour: Six Stories

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Blog Tour: Deadly Game

Book Title: Deadly Game Author: Matt Johnson Reviewed By: Chelsea Series: Robert Finlay #2 Genres: Crime Fiction, Suspense, Thriller, Mystery Goodreads Date Read: 03/21/17 Pub Date: 02/20/17   Reeling from the attempts on his life and that of his family, Police Inspector Robert Finlay returns to work to discover that any hope of a peaceful existence… Continue reading Blog Tour: Deadly Game

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Blog Tour: Cursed

Book Title: Cursed Author: Thomas Enger Review By: Chelsea Series: Henning Juul #4 Genres: Crime Fiction, Scandinavian Literature, Police Procedural, Mystery Goodreads Date Read: 03/03/17 Pub Date: 05/01/17 4 STARS When Hedda Hellberg fails to return from a retreat in Italy, where she has been grieving for her recently dead father, her husband discovers that… Continue reading Blog Tour: Cursed


Review: In Her Wake

Book Title: In Her Wake Author: Amanda Jennings Series: None Genres: Psychological Thriller, Mystery, Crime Fiction Goodreads Date Read: 01/21/17 Pub Date: 04/01/16 4 STARS A perfect life … until she discovered it wasn’t her own. A tragic family event reveals devastating news that rips apart Bella’s comfortable existence. Embarking on a personal journey to… Continue reading Review: In Her Wake


Review: Snowblind

Book Title: Snowblind Author: Ragnar Jonasson Series: Dark Iceland #2 Genres: Mystery, Police Procedural, Crime Thriller, Nordic Noir Goodreads Date Read: 01/05/17 Pub Date (US): 01/31/17 4.5 STARS Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village in Northern Iceland, where no one locks their doors – accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a… Continue reading Review: Snowblind


Review: The Mountain in my Shoe

Book Title: The Mountain in My Shoe Author: Louise Beech Series: None Genres: Psychological, Mystery, Contemporary, Fiction Goodreads Date Read: 12/26/16 Pub Date: 07/23/16 5 STARS A missing boy. A missing book. A missing husband. A woman who must find them all to find herself. On the night Bernadette finally has the courage to tell… Continue reading Review: The Mountain in my Shoe