Cauchemar by Alexandra Grigorescu [Review]

22750291Title: Cauchemar
Author: Alexandra Grigorescu
Type: Fiction
Genre: Adult, Southern Gothic, Horror, Paranormal
Publisher: ECW Press
Date published: March 17, 2015
Format: Paperback
Page Count: 316
Source: Publisher

A physical copy of the book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review.

Summary: Gripping, fast-paced, gorgeously written, and with unforgettable characters, Cauchemar tells the story of 20-year-old Hannah, who finds herself living alone on the edge of a Louisianan swamp after her adopted mother and protector dies. Hannah falls in love with Callum, an easy-going boat captain and part-time musician, but after her mysterious birth mother, outcast as a witch and rumoured to commune with the dead, comes back into Hannah’s life, she must confront what she’s been hiding from — the deadly spirits that haunt the swamp, the dark secrets of her past, and the nascent gift she possesses.

Like the nightmares that plague Hannah, Cauchemar lingers and haunts.

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Musing Mondays (#6)

ezgif-1545491241And again, I’ve somehow managed to spend an entire month not making one of these posts! My excuse is that I was on a long vacation in Romania though, haha. I had brought a big pile of books with me (which is kind of insane when you think about how I only had a 23 kg limit). And so most of my posts were book reviews, as I tried to plow through all of them and make it for each deadline.

Luckily, this month, as well as the rest of the year, are much more relaxed regarding the amount of review books I need to get to. My goal for November and December is to tackle my TBR piles, as well as work on making more blog hop and meme posts! One such meme post is Musing Mondays!

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Book Haul (July #2)

In stead of a Musing Monday post this week, I will be posting a blog post about my most recent book haul in stead. It will be the last one for a while (if I can behave myself), and I’m very excited about the books which I managed to snatch up this time around!

CndHGIxVUAAYDpC.jpgSo, while I was working on my last book haul post, and while I was typing that I would not be buying any more books for a while…I received an email from bookoutlet.ca hahaha. They had a sale on and…I am so so weak.

I have images of Cersei being walked through King’s Landing, and the words “shame shame shame” going through my mind right now. Hahahaha.

And without further ado, here are some rambles about each of these books, and why I bought them!

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