The Hunger

The Hunger

4 Stars Alma Katsu Published March 2018 *Review by Alexa* Tamsen Donner must be a witch. That is the only way to explain the series of misfortunes that have plagued the wagon train known as the Donner Party. Depleted rations, bitter quarrels, and the mysterious death of a little boy have driven the pioneers to [...]

There Will Come A Darkness (The Age of Darkness, #1)

There Will Come A Darkness (The Age of Darkness, #1)

3 Stars Katy Rose Pool Published September 2019 *Review by Alexa* The Age of Darkness approaches. Five lives stand in its way. Who will stop it... or unleash it? For generations, the Seven Prophets guided humanity. Using their visions of the future, they ended wars and united nations―until the day, one hundred years ago, when [...]

Teeth in the Mist

Teeth in the Mist

4.25 Stars Dawn Kurtagich Published June 2019 *Review by Alexa* Before the birth of time, a monk uncovers the Devil's Tongue and dares to speak it. The repercussions will be felt for generations... Sixteen-year-old photography enthusiast Zoey has been fascinated by the haunted, burnt-out ruins of Medwyn Mill House for as long as she can [...]

The Kingdom

The Kingdom

3.25 Stars Jess Rothenburg Published May 2019 *Review by Alexa* Welcome to the Kingdom... where 'Happily Ever After' isn't just a promise, but a rule. Glimmering like a jewel behind its gateway, The Kingdom is an immersive fantasy theme park where guests soar on virtual dragons, castles loom like giants, and bioengineered species--formerly extinct--roam free. [...]

August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

Hello, bookish lovelies, and welcome to another edition of New Releases here at The Bookworm Files! This week we have a wide range of books for you from fantastical fictional worlds to our own murder happy reality.  This week also features one of the most anticipated true crime books of the last few years written by [...]

Nine

Nine

3.75 Stars Zach Hines Published August 2018 *Review by Alexa* In an alternate world startlingly close to our own, humans have nine lives—and they can’t wait to burn straight through them. As you shed lives, you shed your awkward phases: one death is equal to one physical and mental upgrade. Julian’s friends are obsessed with [...]