Tonstant Weader Reviews

Opinionated Book Reviews.


Flatiron Books

Good Me, Bad Me by Ali Land

Good Me, Bad Me is one of those propulsive thrillers you can't put down, even though you ask, "Why am I reading this?" It is Ali Land's debut novel and succeeds at drawing readers in and never letting go. It begins... Continue Reading →

Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust

Girls Made of Snow and Glass is Melissa Barshardoust's first novel and her assured confidence and brilliant reimagining of the classic Snow White fairy tale has me already anticipating her next. Lynet is approaching her sixteenth birthday when the story begins. She is... Continue Reading →

The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas

The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas is one of those books where you read more slowly and more slowly yet as you near the end because you don't want the book to end. It tells the story of... Continue Reading →

The Fact of a Body by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

In The Fact of a Body, Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich escavates more than one crime. The first is an adjudicated crime–the murder of six-year-old Jeremy Guillory by Ricky Langley, a neighbor in Iowa, Louisiana who was a convicted child molester. He confesses and is quickly tried,... Continue Reading →

The Dry by Jane Harper

The Dry is one of those mysteries so thoroughly integrated into the environment in which it takes place, it seems almost as though the land itself is a character. Aaron Falk is a federal financial crimes investigator in Melbourne who is... Continue Reading →

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