Social Creature

“A Talented Mr Ripley for the Digital Age” is the tag line that immediately drew me towards Social Creature but also kind of ruined the plot for me, for obvious reasons. Nonetheless, despite some middling reviews, I devoured this book and was intoxicated by the writing style.

The Menendez Murders

As a true crime buff, I knew a lot about the murders of Jose and Kitty Menendez that were committed by their sons, Erik and Lyle.

Last Rituals

With the completion of this “nordic noir” murder mystery, I have finally completed the PopSugar Reading Challenge for 2018 and wow, what a note to end on!

Lethal White

Robert Galbraith (aka JK Rowling) is back with another gritty detective novel involving blackmail, the possible strangling of a child, lots of horses, and government ministers behaving badly.

9 Books with Podcast Tie-Ins

Podcasts are such a growing phenomenon and I love them. I can’t get enough, but I still love reading. Luckily, there are some great books with direct podcast tie-ins

The Cheerleaders

I love a good YA murder mystery so I was really excited to dive into The Cheerleaders by Kara Thomas, but at the end of the day, I don’t think it really came together as well as it was supposed to

Author Spotlight: Caroline Kepnes

Caroline Kepnes’s most famous novel, You, is becoming a TV series this fall starring Penn Badgley, known Gossip Girl, as the protagonis

Sadie

If you love true crime podcasts and books with fascinating and troubled protagonists, put Sadie on pre-order right now.

The Last Time I Lied

Riley Sager, the author of the bestselling horror thriller Final Girls, is back with a psychological thriller set at a summer camp

People Like Us

Dana Mele tackles the politics and pridefulness of all girls boarding schools, murder, questions of guilt and innocence, and more in People Like Us