Audio Book Review: The Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson

★★★★ Not as good as its predecessor but still an amazing story and narrator. Book CWs Character deathMurderSuicideOccult Kidnapping Premise Aurora (Rory) Deveaux was attacked by a Jack The Ripper copycat and survived. Unable to actually explain what happened to her and removed from school, Rory finds herself feeling overwhelmingly lonely. But something amazing happens: … Continue reading Audio Book Review: The Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson

Book Review: Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

Rating: 3.5/5 I really really wanted to like this book. Book CWs Character Death/MurderChild Death/Murder (Teens)DrugsAlcoholAnxiety (MC has anxiety)Cliff hanger ending Premise A long time ago, Albert Ellingham founded a Elingham Academy in Vermont as a school for the best and brightest teen prodigies. After the school opened, his wife and daughter were kidnapped by … Continue reading Book Review: Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

Audiobook Review: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

Rating: 5/5 Words cannot express how much I adore this book. Book CWs Character DeathMurderParanormal CreaturesGore Premise Aurora (Rory) Deveaux is an American who, after her parents move to Bristol, begins attending Wexford Academy in London. What she thinks will be a casual study abroad experience turns in to much more when someone begins killing … Continue reading Audiobook Review: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

Book Review: The Last Little Blue Envelope (13 Little Blue Envelopes Sequel)

Rating: 4/5 I liked this a lot more than the previous book. The story kept me interested and the main character was more bearable than before. Book CWs CheatingBlackmailParent abandonmentDeath Premise Last summer, Ginny received instructions from her recently deceased aunt in the form of 13 little blue envelopes. The letters took her through several … Continue reading Book Review: The Last Little Blue Envelope (13 Little Blue Envelopes Sequel)

Book Review: 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson

Rating: 3.5/5 As a huge fan of the Shades of London series, I was extremely excited to read another series from Maureen Johnson. Unfortunately the unrealistic nature of the story and confusing main character made this fall a little flat for me. Book CW: Character death, attempted sexual assault, use of the R-word (in a … Continue reading Book Review: 13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson