Category Archive: book reviews

Book Review: Swimming at Night

I received the advance readers copy of Swimming at Night by Lucy Clarke from Simon & Schuster Canada and Good Reads. This is a story of self discovery, jealousy, shame and the strong… Continue reading

Book Review: Speaking From Among the Bones

I’ll be honest and say right now that this is my first Flavia de Luce novel and I am hooked! Alan Bradley has created a most interesting world full of colourful and intriguing… Continue reading

Book Review: The Demonologist

I received The Demonologist by Andrew Pyper in advance for a first read from Good Reads and Simon & Schuster Canada and devoured it in two days. The easy read may have been… Continue reading

Book Review: 33 Minutes

As much as I enjoy receiving and reading Advance Reader copies, this just wasn’t for me. But it is something I’d give to my younger self. 33 Minutes….is a story about two ex-best… Continue reading

Book Review: Lighthouse Bay by Kimberley Freeman

I won Lighthouse Bay by Kimberley Freeman on Goodreads as a first reads book curtesy of Simon and Schuster Canada. I read Wildflower Hill and knew what I was getting into when I… Continue reading

Book Review: The Mapmaker’s War by Ronlyn Domingue

While it’s not heavily represented on this blog, us City Girls spend a lot of our free time reading. We read on the commute to work. We read on lunch hours. We read… Continue reading