Fantasy / Fiction / Henry

The Watchmaker’s Daughter by C. J. Archer

I don’t think I’ve ever read another book to which the term “meh” could more appropriately be applied. “The Watchmaker’s Daughter” by C. J. Archer follows the story of India Steele, a watchmaker’s daughter whose father recently died, leaving the whole of her inheritance to her now ex-fiance.  In the process of confronting her ex, … Continue reading

Literary Fiction / Mystery / Science Fiction / Sonya

The Dreamers by Karen Thompson-Walker

This fascinating and inventive novel is the second book by Karen Thompson Walker following her 2012 debut, The Age of Miracles. The Dreamers takes place in Southern California. The book follows several individuals who are living through an epidemic of a strange, new illness. The sickness starts in a college dorm when one freshman goes to … Continue reading