Book: The Illusionist’s Apprentice

The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron Genre: historical, inspirational, faith Publisher: Thomas Nelson Date: March 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Boston, 1926. Jenny “Wren” Lockhart is a bold eccentric–even for a female vaudevillian. As notorious for her inherited wealth and gentleman’s dress as she is for her unsavory upbringing in […]

Book: When Tides Turn

When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin Genre: historical inspirational Publisher: Revell Date: March 14, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Every book in this series has been spectacular! Full of intrigue and drama, faith and freedom, handsome officers and daring heroines, and not to mention bursting with history! I have learned so […]

Book: Shadow Run

Shadow Run by Michael Miller and AdriAnne Strickland Genre: science fiction, young adult, adventure Publisher: Delacorte Press Date: March 21, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Life on board the cargo ship Kaitan Heritage is like nothing Nev has ever known before. The work is hard, the hours are long, and it seems […]

Movie: Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins Directed by: Jeff Nichols Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Release Date: December 13, 2016 Reviewed by: Jennifer L Farey Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A From the beginning, you know there’s something unique about New York socialite and heiress, Florence Foster Jenkins. At the arts club (which she founded) she […]

Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Title: Beauty and the Beast Directed by: Bill Condon Theatrical Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor Release Date: March 17, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Rating: PG FA Scorecard: A “With a dreamy far off look and her nose stuck in a book.” Two days after seeing Beauty & the Beast, I […]

Book: Dangerous Ways

Dangerous Ways by R.R. Virdi Genre: Urban Fantasy Publisher: Independent* Date: December 14, 2016 Reviewed by: Bob James Fiction Addict Scorecard: A That being said, Dangerous Ways is the first book in a new series by Dragon Award nominated author R. R. Virdi. This epic sets the standard for Urban Fantasy novels. From the beginning […]

Book: I See You

I See You by Clare Mackintosh Genre: suspense, mystery, thriller, contemporary Publisher: Berkely Date: February 21, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Like millions of people around the world, Zoe Walker rides mass transit to and from work every day. The reality is that nothing about her really stands out from the […]

Movie: Sing Street

Sing Street Directed by: John Carney Streaming/VOD Starring: Fredia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Jack Reynor, Aidan Gillen Release Date: April 15, 2016 Reviewed by: Lori Heiselman Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A While I realize that you’re likely reading this because of the Fiction Addict Oscar theme – I would like to submit that SING STREET was […]