Apocalypse Idaho by Rich Lundeen

First published: January 29th, 2015 2015 Popsugar RC Category: A Book You Own But Have Never Read My Star Rating: *I won this book through goodread's First Reads program* BLUF: Pass! This would make a good movie, but is not a good book. (A movie would likely take away the unnecessary asides and analogies that … Continue reading Apocalypse Idaho by Rich Lundeen

Stay Out of the Basement (Goosebumps, #2) by R.L. Stine

First published: July 1992 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book From Your Childhood My Star Rating: BLUF: Good for its target age, not so good if you’re any older. I re-read this as a part of the 2015 Popsugar Challenge as a book from my childhood. I loved Goosebumps as a kid. They scared me, entertained … Continue reading Stay Out of the Basement (Goosebumps, #2) by R.L. Stine

Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil by Paul Bloom

First published: January 1st, 2013 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book with Antonyms in the Title My Star Rating: BLUF: Pass on this. This book discusses morality, but will not bring you much insight into the origins of good and evil, as the title suggests. When you title a book “Just Babies: The Origins of Good … Continue reading Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil by Paul Bloom

Bad Bones by Graham Marks

First published: October 1st, 2014 This Version Published: May 4th, 2015 My Star Rating: BLUF: Skip this one. **I was provided a copy of this book from netgalley.com in exchange for an honest review** Okay, okay.. I will fess up. I only downloaded this book from netgalley because my boyfriend’s son said the cover looked … Continue reading Bad Bones by Graham Marks

Shakespeare’s Christmas (Lily Bard, #3) by Charlaine Harris

First Published: October 15th, 1998 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book Set During Christmas (Or Other Similar Holiday) My Star Rating: BLUF: Don’t start the series with this book. In hindsight… This is the first Shakespeare book I read in the series due to it fitting a reading challenge I was participating in. I wouldn’t advise … Continue reading Shakespeare’s Christmas (Lily Bard, #3) by Charlaine Harris

The Narrows (Harry Bosch, #10) by Michael Connelly

First Published: April 28th, 2015 My Star Rating: BLUF: Ties up The Poet (Jack McEvoy Book #1) The Narrows follows detective Hieronymus Bosch as he tries to uncover the truth about his late friend’s heart attack. His late friend, Terry, is a sea charter captain who, in his spare time, helps other agencies solve cases … Continue reading The Narrows (Harry Bosch, #10) by Michael Connelly

By the Light of the Moon by Dean Koontz

First Published: 2002 2015 Popsugar RC Category: A Book From Your Favorite Author That You Haven't Read Yet My Star Rating: BLUF: Leave it and please.. don’t make this the first Dean Koontz book you read. Here’s the deal. Right now, I spend way too much time at my in-laws’ house. Love them dearly, but … Continue reading By the Light of the Moon by Dean Koontz

1st to Die (Women’s Murder Club, #1) by James Patterson

First Published: March 5th, 2000 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book With A Number In The Title My Star Rating: BLUF: While I did not like this book, I am likely to read the next in the series at some point in the distant future. “We have been sort of working together,” I admitted, “outside of … Continue reading 1st to Die (Women’s Murder Club, #1) by James Patterson