A Perfect Lie by Lisa Renee Jones | Book Review

A Perfect Lie by Lisa Renee Jones | Book Review | Petite Mélanie Suspense thriller. A story of murder, high political stakes and lies. A must-read for all suspense/thriller fans! Four stars!

A Perfect Lie Author: Lisa Renee Jones Publisher: Julie Patra Publishing Release date: May 14th, 2019 Pages: 295 Genre: Suspense Rating: ★★★★ | Buy A Perfect Lie here | Secrets. Lies. A man. There’s always a man. And there’s always a truth to be told. I’m Hailey Anne Monroe. I’m twenty-eight years old. An artist, who found her muse on the canvas because I wasn’t allowed to have friends or even keep a journal. And yes, if you haven’t guessed by now, I’m that Hailey Anne Monroe, daughter to Thomas Frank Monroe, the man who was a half-percentage point from becoming President of …

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The Au Pair by Emma Rous | Book Review

The Au Pair by Emma Rous | Book Review | Petite Mélanie A mysterious photograph shows up with only one baby in it... where is the other twin? Seraphine must uncover the truth if what happened the day she and her twin brother were born... which is also the day their mother killed herself. Mystery/Thriller.

The Au Pair Author: Emma Rous Publisher: Berkley Release date: January 8th, 2019 Pages: 384 Genre: Suspense/Thriller Rating: ★★★ | Buy The Au Pair here | Seraphine Mayes and her twin brother, Danny, were born in the middle of summer at their family’s estate on the Norfolk coast. Within hours of their birth, their mother threw herself from the cliffs, the au pair fled, and the village thrilled with whispers of dark cloaks, changelings, and the aloof couple who drew a young nanny into their inner circle. Now an adult, Seraphine mourns the recent death of her father. While going through his belongings, she uncovers …

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I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara | Book Review

I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara | Book Review | Petite Mélanie A gripping True Crime tale of an investigative journalist trying to uncover the terrifying Golden State Killer - deemed responsible for at least 50 rapes and 10 murders in California in the 70's and 80's. This is my review and why you should read this nonfiction book.

I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer Author: Michelle McNamara Publisher: Harper Release date: February 27th, 2018 Pages: 352 Genre: True Crime Rating: ★★★★★ | Buy I’ll Be Gone in the Dark here | The haunting true story of the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California during the 70s and 80s, and of the gifted journalist who died tragically while investigating the case—which was solved in April 2018. Introduction by Gillian Flynn • Afterword by Patton Oswalt “A brilliant genre-buster…. Propulsive, can’t-stop-now reading.”   —Stephen King For more than ten years, …

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Becoming by Michelle Obama | Book Review

Becoming by Michelle Obama | Book Review | Petite Mélanie The memoir of Michelle Obama, from her childhood to her life living in the most famous house in America: the White House. An honest and humorous look inside the life of the Ex-FLOTUS.

Becoming Author: Michelle Obama Publisher: Crown Release date: November 13, 2018 Pages: 448 Genre: Memoir Rating: ★★★★★ 📌 FYI: I read this book partly as a physical book, but mostly listened to it as an audiobook on Audible. I loved the convenience of listening to this book in my car, on my commute to work. PLUS, it’s read by Michelle Obama herself! Try Audible today with a 30-day free trial and get 2 📕📗 free audiobooks! Click here to get your free Audible 30-day trial! Synopsis An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with …

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I Know You Know by Gilly Macmillan | Book Review

I Know You Know Author: Gilly Macmillan Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks Release date: September 18th, 2018 Pages: 384 Genre: Thriller, Suspense Rating: ★★★★1/2 From New York Times bestselling author Gilly Macmillan comes this original, chilling and twisty mystery about two shocking murder cases twenty years apart, and the threads that bind them. Twenty years ago, eleven-year-olds Charlie Paige and Scott Ashby were murdered in the city of Bristol, their bodies dumped near a dog racing track. A man was convicted of the brutal crime, but decades later, questions still linger. For his whole life, filmmaker Cody Swift has been haunted by the deaths of his …

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The Bullet Journal Method Collector’s set: Unboxing and Review

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The Bullet Journal Method par Ryder Carroll Author: Ryder Carroll Publisher: Portfolio Release date: October 23rd, 2018 Pages: 320 (Hardcover) Language: English Genre: Self-help My rating: ★★★★★ Opening words Welcome to this review of The Bullet Journal Method by Ryder Carroll. Many of you have asked me what I think of this book, and most importantly, if it’s worth buying for those of us who have been using the Bullet Journal system for a while now, or if it’s more of a guide for beginners. I will try to answer this question here, and more, so keep on reading! The Collector’s …

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When the Lights Go Out by Mary Kubica | Book review

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When the Lights Go Out Author: Mary Kubica Publisher: Park Row Release date: September 4th, 2018 Pages: 336 Genre: Thriller, Suspense Rating: ★★★★☆ Author’s website | Buy on Amazon A woman is forced to question her own identity in this riveting and emotionally charged thriller by the blockbuster bestselling author of The Good Girl, Mary Kubica Jessie Sloane is on the path to rebuilding her life after years of caring for her ailing mother. She rents a new apartment and applies for college. But when the college informs her that her social security number has raised a red flag, Jessie discovers a shocking detail that causes her …

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Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young | Book Review

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Sky in the Deep Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Release date: April 24th, 2018 Pages: 352 Genre: Fantasy, YA Rating: ★★★★☆ Author’s website | Buy on Amazon     AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! A 2018 Most Anticipated Young Adult book that is part Wonder Woman, part Vikings—and all heart. OND ELDR. BREATHE FIRE. Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights alongside her Aska clansmen in an ancient, rivalry against the Riki clan. Her life is brutal but simple: fight and survive. Until the day she sees the impossible on the battlefield—her brother, fighting with the enemy—the brother she watched die five years ago. Faced …

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