The Reading Momster

Beyond the Grave (Past Midnight #3)by Mara Purnhagen

Beyond the Grave (Past Midnight #3)by Mara Purnhagen Paperback, 256 pages Published August 30th 2011 by Harlequin Teen Synopsis: A haunting new tale in the Past Midnight series… I can’t move forward with my life until I know my demons are confined to the past… Being Charlotte Silver, the daughter of famous paranormal investigators, means my life isn’t like that of other teenage girls. Especially after what happened to my parents. Things changed. I missed prom and deferred my big college plans. But I still have my boyfriend, Noah. He’s

The House on Tradd Street (Tradd Street #1) by Karen White

The House on Tradd Street (Tradd Street #1) by Karen White Kindle Edition, 352 pages Published November 16th 2008 by NAL (first published January 1st 2008) Synopsis: “A brilliant, chilling series debut, featuring a Charleston real estate agent who loves old houses-and the secret histories inside them.Practical Melanie Middleton hates to admit she can see ghosts. But she’s going to have to accept it. An old man she recently met has died, leaving her his historic Tradd Street home, complete with housekeeper, dog-and a family of ghosts anxious to tell

One Hundred Candles (Past Midnight #2) by Mara Purnhagen

One Hundred Candles (Past Midnight #2) by Mara Purnhagen Paperback, 240 pages Published February 15th 2011 by Harlequin (first published February 9th 2011) It’s taken a long time for me to feel like a normal teenager. But now that I’m settled in a new school, where people know me as more than Charlotte Silver of the infamous Silver family paranormal investigators, it feels like everything is falling into place. And what better way to be normal than to go on a date with a popular football star like Harris Abbott?

Think Twice by Lisa Scottoline

Benny Rosato and Alice Connelly are identical twins separated at birth. Benny is a very successful lawyer and runs her on firm. Alice on the other hand is involved with some very bad guys. There happens some issue in Alice’s life and she has to escape from the bad guys now. She hatches a plan to take over Benny’s life, take all her money and just vanish. I had no idea this was part of a series, not until I was done with it. So it is a good thing

The Lying Game by Sara Shepard

The Lying Game (The Lying Game #1) by Sara Shepard eBook, 208 Pages Published December 7th 2010 by HarperTeen Source: Netgalley Synopsis: I had a life anyone would kill for.Then someone did. The worst part of being dead is that there’s nothing left to live for. No more kisses. No more secrets. No more gossip. It’s enough to kill a girl all over again. But I’m about to get something no one else does—an encore performance, thanks to Emma, the long-lost twin sister I never even got to meet. Now

Mini Reviews (5 books)

I am trying to finish off reviewing all my reads of 2010 (39 books, wow!). These 5 books were very good but I think I can talk about them in a few words because they are much- read books and I just enjoyed them a lot. But really can’t add anything more to what is already said about them.   The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie(Hercule Poirot) Mass Market Paperback, 288 pages first published June 19th 1926 Synopsis: Village rumor hints that Mrs. Ferrars poisoned her husband, but no one is

The Secret Daughter by Shilpi Somaya Gowda

The Secret Daughter by Shilpi Somaya Gowda Paperback, 352 pages Published February 20th 2010 by HarperCollins e-books Synopsis: On the eve of the monsoons, in a remote Indian village, Kavita gives birth to a baby girl. But in a culture that favors sons, the only way for Kavita to save her newborn daughter’s life is to give her away. It is a decision that will haunt her and her husband for the rest of their lives, even after the arrival of their cherished son. Halfway around the globe, Somer, an

Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay Hardcover, 293 pages Published June 12th 2007 by St. Martin’s Press (first published 2007) Synopsis: Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel’ d’Hiv’ roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family’s apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours.Paris, May 2002: On Vel’ d’Hiv’s 60th anniversary, journalist Julia Jarmond is asked to write an article about this black day in

All’s Fair in Love and Law by K.M. Daughters

All’s Fair In Love And Law (Men in Uniform; The Sullivan Boys) by K.M. Daughters Published December 8th 2010 by The Wild Rose Press eBook, 198 Pages Synopsis: The senseless death of their brother-in-law, Mike Lynch, has left the Sullivan boys reeling. Still coping with the death of their brother, Jimmy, they are pulling together to help their sister Kay deal with the loss of her husband as she slips into depression. During an outing with Kay’s twin girls, Patrick Sullivan, a new captain at the Chicago Police Department, comes

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