TropicalMary’s 10 Quotes of the Week – Once Gone

Once Gone“Bill doubted that anything they’d found would do much good. The murderer was too purposeful, too methodical. This whole scene had been laid out with a certain sick style that set him on edge.” (Locations 186-188) Continue reading


Book Review: D.O.G.: Executive Order – Fifty Shades of Gunmetal


“The president had no answer to this question. When he developed his plan, he failed to consider the death notification protocol that now existed within the defense department.”

D.O.G.: Executive Order (Locations 1975-1976) Continue reading

Book Review: The Soul’s Expression – A Study in Hysteria

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‘Your fear of sexual intimacy is a problem,’ he eventually says, his tone gentle.

‘And it is one, I think, I can help you with.’

‘By removing my reproductive organs?’ I ask, flicking my head towards the diagrams on his wall.

The Soul’s Expression (Locations 101-103) Continue reading

Coming Soon: Book Review – Rise: A Blood Inheritance Novel

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Coming Soon: Book Review – Worship Me

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TropicalMary’s 10 Quotes of the Week – Perfection

Perfection.jpg“Her hands slipped and before she could grab the window it slid down quickly into the door and if the noise that followed was any indication, cracked. She stared numbly at the empty window for a long moment before she picked up her purse, not at all surprised when the strap broke off, or when the heel on her left shoe snapped off a minute later.” (p. 8) Continue reading

Book Review: Warm – Nature vs. Nurture vs. Mental Illness vs. Supernatural


“Charity had known something was not right. No living thing could have survived the beating her brothers and father had given her.”

Warm (Locations 239-240) Continue reading