Monday (Mini Book Review) Madness This week I read: You may have noticed by now that I love the whole trapped in an isolated situation with a killer trope. This one made for easy reading. While I figured out the who (but not the why) early on, I must say that the author did a great job of handling so many characters – I was able to keep them straight right away, which isn’t always the case. Recommended for readers who want a fun, quick paced, mystery. Not recommended for those who want an intricate, hard to solve mystery. This is the sequel to The Things You Find In Rockpools, which I loved. While this one was good, the author normalized the MC too much, losing some of the quirky charm that made the first book so appealing. Recommended for readers looking for a fun, if somewhat unbelievable, dual mystery. Not recommended for readers who are driven crazy by typos, etc. – while the first book was clean, this one was in dire need of a good edit. Dire. Need. My head almost exploded. On audiobook: This was the second audiobook I’ve finished, and, again, I really wish I’d have read it instead of listening to it (it took me several months to finish). It seemed like a fun YA mystery thriller. There was a lot going on, and I feel I lost a lot in translation with the frequent gaps and breaks I took in listening to this. I liked it enough to read another of her books. I just started: I used to LOVE this author, then her books sort of . . . lost my interest. Really looking forward to seeing if the spark is reignited! Click the links to friend me on Litsy or Goodreads and unite our bookish communities! Share this:TwitterFacebookLinkedInTumblrPinterestRedditEmailLike this:Like Loading... Related 2 thoughts on “Monday (Mini Book Review) Madness” Add yours I have a hard time with audio book as well! I would much rather read a book then listen to it. I know alot of runners who love them, but give me a rocking soundtrack over a book! Which might sound sacrilegious :p Hope you have a great week! ❤ LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks! You too! LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.