ARC Review: Malibu Rising

Rating: 1 out of 5.

Genre: Historical Fiction, Adult
Published: Doubleday Canada (May 25, 2021)
Print length: 384 pages
Major spoilers: Yes

Goodreads

Malibu 1983. Four famous siblings throw an epic party to celebrate the end of the summer. But over the course of one night, each of their lives will be changed forever.

Malibu is buzzing with anticipation for Nina Riva’s annual party. Everyone wants to be in the company of the famous Rivas: Nina, the surfer and model; her brothers, Jay and Hud, one a championship surfer, the other his renowned photographer; and Kit, the adored baby of the family. As if that picture-perfect family isn’t enough, their father is Mick Riva, the legendary singer.

By morning, the Riva mansion will have burned to the ground. And no one will know how the fire started. But before that first spark in the early hours before dawn, the alcohol will flow, the music will play and the loves and secret yearnings that shaped this family across generations will all come bubbling to the surface to make for a night no one will ever forget.

Continue reading “ARC Review: Malibu Rising”

ARC Review: Strange Deaths of the Last Romantic

Rating: 1 out of 5.

Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction
Published: Moses Yuriyvich Mikheyev (November 17, 2020)
Print length: 259 pages
Major spoilers: No

Goodreads

Adam is cursed. He cannot die.

But one man’s burden is another man’s blessing, and there are people who are out to harness Adam’s special talents.

However, Adam soon discovers that immortality comes at a cost; every time he dies, he loses a little bit of himself. So when Adam meets Lilyanne—his reason for living—he’s forced to choose between life and love.

Continue reading “ARC Review: Strange Deaths of the Last Romantic”