Review Illusive (Illusive #1) – Emily Lloyd-Jones

THEY ARE YOUNG. THEY ARE CRIMINALS. THEY ARE IMMUNE. When the MK virus swept across the planet, a vaccine was created to stop the epidemic, but it came with some unexpected side effects. A small percentage of the population developed superhero-like powers, and Americans suffering from these so-called adverse effects were given an ultimatum: Serve…… Continue reading Review Illusive (Illusive #1) – Emily Lloyd-Jones

Review The Executioner’s Heart (Newbury and Hobbes #4) – George Mann

A serial killer is loose on the streets of London, murdering apparently random members of the gentry with violent abandon. The corpses are each found with their chest cavities cracked open and their hearts removed. Charles Bainbridge, Chief Inspector of Scotland Yard, suspects an occult significance to the crimes and brings Newbury and Veronica in…… Continue reading Review The Executioner’s Heart (Newbury and Hobbes #4) – George Mann

Review The Immorality Engine (Newbury and Hobbes #3) – George Mann

Gentleman Investigator for the Crown, Sir Maurice Newbury, has brilliantly solved a number of near-impossible cases for Queen Victoria along with his assistant, Miss Veronica Hobbes. But while all appears well on the surface, Newbury has an increasingly uncontrollable secret. What was once a flirtation with the lure of opium has turned into a full-blown…… Continue reading Review The Immorality Engine (Newbury and Hobbes #3) – George Mann

Review Murder in Mesopotamia – Agatha Christie

Nurse Amy Leatheran had a most unusual patient. Louise, according to her husband, celebrated archaeologist Dr. Leif Ericsson, suffered from ‘nervous terror.’ Her fantasies were vivid and horrifying: a disembodied hand, a yellow, dead face pressed against the window. Who or what did she fear? At the site of a dig in the Iraqi desert,…… Continue reading Review Murder in Mesopotamia – Agatha Christie

Review Annihilation (Southern Reach #1) –

Welcome to Area X. An Edenic wilderness, an environmental disaster zone, a mystery for thirty years. For thirty years, Area X, monitored by the secret agency known as the Southern Reach, has remained mysterious and remote behind its intangible border– an environmental disaster zone, though to all appearances an abundant wilderness. Eleven expeditions have been…… Continue reading Review Annihilation (Southern Reach #1) –