Tag: true crime

  • The Library Book

    The Library Book

    I don’t know why I waited so long to read this book.  It has been on my radar since it was released and I had heard good things but it took being quarantined for me to read a book about my profession (maybe this is a sign that I’m missing work.) While marketed as a […]

  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper

    The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper

    I am in several book clubs and as such find myself reading books from all different genres and subjects, something I appreciate as it forces me out of my reading comfort zone.  I actually picked this book as my book club’s next read, knowing that it sounded good and that non-fiction is usually not my […]

  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

    Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

    Whoa boy was this book bonkers.  And a true story!  Sometimes I had to remind myself while reading “Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” that this actually happened and there are people in the world that are truly awful human beings.  This is a non-fiction book that reads like fiction and […]

  • I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer

    I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer

    This is a challenging book to review because so much has been written about it, and its author, already.  It went on my “to be read” list almost immediately upon publication but was always passed over for various reasons.   So when I saw the pop sugar challenge item of reading a book published posthumously, I […]