Saturday, November 29, 2014

The Doll (REVIEW)

The Doll

Author:  J. C. Martin
Category: Paranormal
Suitable for: Teens and up
My Rating: 5 Stars
Format Read for Review: Kindle
Pages: 30

Description: This short story is about a woman that takes her daughter on a vacation. They took a tour to the Island of the Dolls which was creepy to the mother but the seven year old daughter loved it. The daughter loved one of the dolls and wanted to take it but the mother wouldn't let her. When they got back home creepy things started to happen.

In Short: This is a great short story with great and believable characters. I was surprised at the ending.

Pros: Believable characters and interested setting. An ending that takes me by surprise is always a plus as well.

Cons:  I had no notable issues with this book. 

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

My Strangest Case (REVIEW)

My Strangest Case

Author:  Guy Boothby
Category: Mystery
Suitable for: teen thru adult
My Rating: 4.5 Stars
Format Read for Review: Kindle
Pages: 137

Description: This story is about a very successful detective named Fairfax that is hired by two interesting men to find a criminal named Hayle. Fairfax chases Hayle through several countries playing a game of cat and mouse trying to catch him but Hayle has a lot of tricks to keep Fairfax struggling to catch him.

In Short: This story has interesting scenery and great characters.

Pros: I couldn't put this book down. I just wanted to see what was going to happen next. It was paced well and short enough to make for a quick fun read.

Cons:  I had no notable issues with this book.