PSYCON by Varun T

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Published: April 25th 2017 by Notion Press

Read Date: June 28th 2017

Stars: 5/5

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PSYCON is debut novel by Varun on political thriller. I loved that cover. Isn’t it so interesting?

Blurb (in my words):

2 cons Prateek and Yashwardhan, Chartered Accountants, forms PSYCON, work to assist ruling party with a mission of collecting humongous fund from businessmen. They successfully extort money from 7 businessmen, who were a black money hoarder, and make a fortune. But their fortune takes unfortunate event when CBI steps in. The businessmen they have dealt with are missing and one of them was powerful men in nation.

Will these cons be able to escape ruthless CBI officer Kaamte?

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Hearts Are Like Balloons by Candace Robinson

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To be published: June 30th 2017 by CreateSpace

Read Date: June 22nd 2017

Stars: 5/5

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Hearts Are Like Balloons is sweet and heart-warming contemporary romance novel.

Blurb (in my words):

May is having hard time after her father’s death. To support her mother financially and to herself emotionally, she applies for a job at book store where her best friend- Jessie is working. At job she meets Nico who eventually becomes more than co-worker. Her life is back to track, she is happy, life is perfect… But fates has other plans for her, and reminds her that nothing stays perfect. Will May’s deflated heart inflate again?

“Hearts are like balloons. Sometimes they inflate… Sometimes they deflate…”

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The Breakdown by B. A. Paris

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Expected publication: July 18th 2017 by St. Martin’s Press

Read Date: June 6th 2017

Stars: 4.5/5

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The Breakdown – An intriguing mystery thriller. I loved it.

I heard about this book a lot before I requested from Netgalley that I so badly wanted read it. And when my request accepted,,, yeyyy! I was so excited… I must say, this book didn’t disappoint me.

Blurb (in my words)

On the way from party to her cottage, Cass takes a short cut through wood in the stormy night. On noticing a woman in car in woods, she slowed down if in case that woman needs her help but decides not to stop. Next day’s news- the woman she saw in the car found dead. Later she finds out the victim was her new friend.

This changes her whole life. Gnawing Guilt and regret makes her life difficult. She starts forgetting things but not that stormy night. And then there is silent caller.

Who is this murderer and who is the silent caller? Will Cass ever get over this unfortunate events and save herself or will breakdown for forever?

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Renascence by Leigh Goodison

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Expected publication: June 10th 2017 by Sheffield Publications

Read Date: June 9th 2017

Stars: 4.5/5

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Blurb (in my words)

Year 2072. Earth’s natural resources are depleted. Last war in 2054, left the world’ population less than hundred thousand. It’s polluted, uninhabitable, and only 3 rotations left from complete destruction of planet and human kind. The only option is, to set out on space exploration, to the exoplanet that scientist has discovered – Planet A (Arianrhod), take the samples and return back, to test for future inhabitation.

6 scientist, 1 team leader set out for the mission.

On arriving to planet A, Zeta (protagonist) find out their team leader is double-crossing. On discovering his evil intentions, rest of the team member keep him as prisoner. In last days, on this planet, they face alien creature, team-mates captured by lost cosmonauts and find mission entangled in politics.

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Being a Witch, and Other Things I Didn’t Ask for by Sara Pascoe

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Published: February 28th 2017 by Trindles and Green

Read Date: May 5th 2017

Star: 3.5/5

 

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Welcome to witch time travel. Meet Raya – witch of the book. Here is the story about her-

Blurb (in my words)

Rachel aka Raya is 15 old teenage foster girl living with Angie under care of new social worker Bryony. Life was not so lovely for her, grandparents were the only one truly she ever loved. After their death it was difficult for her to live with her schizophrenic mother. She was having some visions but never tells anyone about it and she too have disorder like her mother. On a whim of living independent life she runs away from the foster care. After few unfortunate events she meets Pavel, who is integrator and tells her she is one too – a Witch! When her foster friend is hospitalized in critical state, she does her first time travel and ends up during the Essex Witch Trials period in 1645 England, along with talking cat, Oscar and Bryony.

What will this trio experience in 1645 the worst period for witch in history? Why they travelled to that period only? Will Raya learn to control her power? Will they return back to 21st century safely?

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