Follow Curiosity Killed the Bookworm on
Subscribe via Email

Join 3,298 other subscribers

By using our website, you agree to the use of our cookies.

Month: August 2012

Horror, Young Adult


In the 16th century, 114 colonists mysteriously vanished from Roanoke Island. Hundreds of years later, the mystery remains unsolved but has become just a story for tourists, re-enacted each year in the local theatre. Miranda is a summer intern at Waterside Theatre, the freak at…

Crime Fiction

John Doe

When Maura Isles meets a handsome man at a fundraiser, she welcomes a bit of harmless flirtation. Or that’s what she thinks. The next day she wakes up on her couch with no memory of how she got there. Had she really drunk that much?…


August Sci-Fi Link-Up

I’m sure you’re all distracted with holidays and/or Olympics (I know I was) so I asked Twitter to suggest some easy and/or fun sci-fi choices for the August group read. After a quickie poll, you decided on The End of Mr Y by Scarlett Thomas…

5 Star, Fantasy, Young Adult

Throne of Glass

Celaena Sardothien is condemned to a life sentence working in the salt mines of Endovier. Ardalan’s most famous assassin is a mere eighteen year old girl. Starving and beaten, she is approached by Chaol, on behalf of the Crown Prince with an offer. Compete to…