Mystery/ Thriller Recommendations (my top 5 + ratings)

Survive the Night, Riley Sager Rating - ☆☆☆☆/5 'Survive the Night' takes place in 1991, and follows the story of Charlie Jordan, a college student who is on her way home for the summer after the murder of her best friend. Charlie decides to take a ride with a stranger named Josh, who claims to… Continue reading Mystery/ Thriller Recommendations (my top 5 + ratings)

The Island at the End of Everything, by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

This novel revolves around Amihan (Ami) who lives on Culion, an island in the Philippines for people with leprosy; a severe and potentially contagious disease. Her mother (or nanay) is amongst the infected, but Ami still loves her with all her heart. Ami's island is all she has ever known; with its glistening blue ocean… Continue reading The Island at the End of Everything, by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

The Guggenheim Mystery, by Robin Stevens

In the Guggenheim Mystery, Ted Sparks travels to New York to visit his Aunt Gloria and his cousin, Salim. Aunt Gloria, who works for the Guggenheim museum, takes them on a tour of the museum. A short while later, they discover that a priceless painting has been stolen from the museum. Unfortunately, aunt Gloria is blamed and… Continue reading The Guggenheim Mystery, by Robin Stevens

George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt, by Lucy & Stephen Hawking

This book review is in memory of the legendary scientist, Stephen Hawking, who sadly passed away on 14 March 2018. George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt is a book that combines the fascination of science with the satisfaction of reading a children's novel. It also includes 32 pages of coloured satellite images of space! The book is… Continue reading George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt, by Lucy & Stephen Hawking