This book is a stunning, atmospheric story about the women of Vardo who are left to fend for themselves after a storm kills off all the men in the village. Years later, in the harsh Norwegian chill arrives a solemn, godly man and his new wife, a scared woman far from home. He is there to rid the village of the devil. Based on true events, this beautifully written novel will grip you from start to finish!
The HATING GAME with an international twist! After a terrible break-up, Catalina has sworn off men, but when she needs a date for her sisters wedding, and to her surprise, her work enemy volunteers. Why? Because he’s secretly in love with her of course! This swoon-worthy romance will have you dreaming of a international getaway this summer!
Ocean Vuong is one of the greatest wordsmiths of our generation, with everything he puts to paper better than the next. For fans of the lyrical writing of "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous", this poetry collection covers themes of grief, memory, loss, and family. He experiments with language and lyrical forms in a way that will have you analyzing each word and punctuation mark. You won't regret picking this one up!
Step into the mysterious and exclusive Belle Morte, home of the celebrity vampires & their newest blood donors, including Renie. Set on finding her sister who disappeared, she will fight to find out the truth, while also fighting the seductive pull of Edmond, a powerful vampire who might know the truth. BELLE MORTE is a fantastic debut novel for fans of vampire stories that you CAN'T put down!
A gripping suspense with 90s nostalgia, and an ending I didn't see coming! This multi-POV mystery tells the tale of a 1999 murder at a small-town Blockbuster, and the murder that happens 15 years later. Ella, the only survivor of a brutal murder has to relive the past as it collides with her present in a devastating way. I was holding my breath until the final conclusion, pick this one up!
The much-anticipated follow-up to IT HAPPENED ONE SUMMER sees best friends (and only friends) Fox, a womanizing crab fisherman and Hannah, a music lover and movie assistant, rooming together. But they're just friends! Or is there something more? A fantastic, refreshing friends-to-lovers romance featuring mutual pining, and healthy, realistic communication, this is one you don't want to miss!
The Titanic meets Alien in this sci-fi horror novel that sees a crew of space explorers finding the long-lost luxury cruise ship, the Aurora. Eager to get rich on the treasure trove that lies inside, Claire and her crew enter the ship to find something went horribly wrong 20 years ago. This book had my heart pounding and was an absolutely thrill ride that kept me guessing until the very end!
Helen Hoang simply does not miss! Featuring Khai, an autistic hero who has trouble with big emotions, including love; he is absolutely shocked when his mother orders him a shy mail-order-bride named Esme, who marries for love of her family. When she falls in love with him and he believes he can’t reciprocate, will their fast-acting love fall apart before she leaves for good?
One of my favorite Hades/Persephone retellings, this one featuring a Hades with a gambling empire and Persephone who offers him a bargain too good to refuse. The traditional tale with a twist, Persephone finds herself learning about the nightmare that is Hades, and growing close to the monster of myths. Scarlet St. Clair is definitely an author to watch!
The Roommate is one of the best romances I read last year! Clara is forced into a sticky situation when she moves in with Josh, a popular adult movie star. This uptight socialite is caught off-guard when she is roped into learning more about his world, and begins to have feelings for him, an improper match! For fans of guys with golden-retriever energy and falling first, and a strong but stubborn female character, you won’t regret picking this one up!