The U.S. Debut of Perfect Days

Perfect Days by Raphael Montes Genre: psychological thriller Publisher: Penguin Publishing Date: February 14, 2017 Reviewed by: Brit Gay Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Teo is a student in medical school, and his best friend’s name is Gertrude. The real problem—Gertrude is the cadaver in his anatomy lab course. This does not bother Teo. Around Gertrude […]

Faith, Trust, and a Little bit of Pixie Dust

Just The Way You Are by Pepper Basham Genre: Christian Contemporary Romance Publisher: Woven Words Publication Date: April 6, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Single mom, Eisley Barrett, takes a vacation from her Blue Ridge Mountain “mom” life to travel to the English countryside in search of answers to an ancestral […]

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 […]