The Passport That Does Not Pass Ports dRy without uestioning too much I predict that this is going to be a huge hit next SpringThis novel is set to publish on April 6 2021I received an ARC of this novel from the publisher through NetGalley The Drowning Kind is a uiet book It s the kind that sneaks up on you with pretty phrases and rarified atmosphere and then simply stabs you in the gut again and againThere s pervasive eeriness sorrow and even hope in every chapterAnd as a mom it really hits home As you read you ask yourself what you wouldo to for your own childand the answer is just about anythingPeople who thrive on action may find the pace a little slow but the payoff is worth itAn engaging and chilling readARC Provided via Net Galley The year is 1929 in Lanesborough New Hampshire Ethel Montrose is married to Will Montrose who is called Dr Montrose to everyone else Ethel calls herself Mrs Will Montrose Ethel wishes to have a baby and Mrs Tuttle tells her about a folk remedy for anybody who wishes to be with child and Ethel tried to The Arcav Princes Captive (Arcav Alien Invasion, do this remedy Will later tells Ethel he has a surprise for her He asks her if she has ever heard of the Bradenburg Springs and Ethel tells him that she has never heard of it He tells her that there are four underground springs that bubble up and form a pool The minerals are suppose to be healing He has patients that swear that a soak in the springs will cure anything He tells her that there are spooky stories about the place Some say that the springs are cursed haunted even Some people go and never return The truth is the most beautiful hotel in Vermont has opened there Would you like to go there next weekend he asks her and she says of course it sounds like an absoluteream Ethel then learns that the water is rumoured to grant wishes never expecting that the spring takes on eual measure to what it gives The year is 2019 and Jax receives nine missed phone calls from her older sister Lexie She thinks that it is just one of her sisters episodes Her sister has bipolar She thinks that her sister is manic and out of touch with reality But she then learns that Lexie is Southern Women at the Seven Sister Colleges Feminist Values and Social Activism 1875 1915 dead and sherowned in the pool at their Grandma s estate Lexie then teachers Manual African American Literature does some research and finds out that the land holds a fararker past than she could ever imagine I love this author This one was my favorite book by her Her books get better and better If you love supernatural stories like me then this one is a must read This one is one haunted creepy tale Look at that cover isn t it beautiful It is such a chilling gothic atmospheric read I could not put this book Agricultural Innovation in the Early Islamic World down and Iidn t want to I loved the characters I also loved the ending a jaw ropping what the heck momentI want to thank Edelweiss GalleryScout Press Simon Schuster for the copy of this book in exchange for a honest review 5 Ghostly StarsThis of this book in exchange for a honest review 5 Ghostly StarsThis a fascinating creepy tale that I idn t
want to end And when it was over I had to re read the ending This was to end And when it was over I had to re read the ending This was second book by this author and she s a winner for meThere are two separate stories and timeframes in this one Often I like one storyline than another and I think I enjoyed the one from 1920s just a bit than the present Big Book of AA All 12 Steps Understand and Complete One Step At A Time in Recovery with Alcoholics Anonymous 12 of 12 Books day storylineI ll start with the presentay story featuring two sisters Jax and Lexie Jax is a social worker and she s been estranged from her sister Lexie Lexie lives across the country in their grandmother s home which she inherited Lexie has a history of mental health issues and Jax has tired of bailing her out The girls grew up spending summers at the house with its springs that some say are haunted And some say it cures ailments You just need to be very careful what you wish for at the springThe storyline from the 1920s features Ethel a woman in her late thirties who is New Writing, New Approaches (African Literature Today, Vol. 12) desperate to have a baby She married the townoctor a bit later in life and they make a getaway trip to a fantastic hotel in Vermont with a healing spring The hotel feels like a fairy tale land to Ethel and the two have a wonderful time It s not surprising that Ethel Culture and Development in Africa (Comparative Studies in African/Caribbean Literature Series) does make a reuest at the springIon t want to give away but if you like mysterious stories I would highly recommend this one I was on the edge of my seat for this one and enjoyed every minute I spent reading it I tried to figure things out along the way and I got a few things right but
not so And that endingThank you to GalleryScout Press for a copy of this one to read It is scheduled to publish next spring 462020 Jennifer McMahon is the universe s answer to the uestion what The Alien Huntress Series Alien Huntress do I read after Gillian Flynn I m not sure I ve ever read a ghost story before and this is aoozy It grabbed me from the very first page and I had a hard time putting it Activism and the American Novel down Set in 2ifferent time periods 1929 and the present It s haunting twisting and lots of rumors going on in town about healing springs I ll be thinking about this book for awhile Thanks to NetGalley and the publisher for this early release in exchange for my honest review. To Vermont where a natural spring is showcased by the newest and most modern hotel in the Northeast Once there Ethel learns that the water is rud to grant wishes never suspecting that the spring takes in eual measure to what it gives A haunting twisty and compulsively readable thrill ride from the author who Chris Bohjalian has Agriculture at a Glance Revised Edition dubbed the “literaryescendant of Shirley Jackson” The Drowning Kind is a modern ay ghost story that illuminates how the past though sometimes forgotten is never really far behind us.others not so
Jennifer McMahon Ñ 0 Free readPlaces of Their Own: African American Suburbanization in the Twentieth Century (Historical Studies of Urban America) depths of the murky waterShe s coming for you Coming for us both Lexie would warn her sister Don t you hear her at night SUISH SUISH SUISHNow Jax has returned to the family home where Lexie had been living where Lexie has now mysteriouslyrowned after calling her estranged sister Jax nine times If only Jax had answered she may have learned what Lexie had The Arcav Kings Mate (Arcav Alien Invasion discoveredShe will need to piece together the puzzle on her own and hope that she can assuage her own guilt at not answering the phoneThis ATMOSPHERIC story is told from the alternating timelines of 1929 Ethel O Shay Monroe and 2019 Jackie JaxBut THE POOL feels like a character with a story of its own tooIt gave me CHILLSIf you enjoy SUPERNATURAL stories with a strong sense of FOREBODING this one is for you It was UNPUTDOWNABLE for me Available April 6 2021 I received a gifted copy and it was my pleasure to provide a candid review More Than a Game Jax s sister has been foundead in the swimming pool on her late Grandmother s estate It s a special pool with reported healing powers from the springs underground feeding it It s also ice cold and appears black as the granite and stone composition The Billionaires Arranged Baby 3 distort its appearance Lexie srowning is mysterious to Jax because her A Monument to the End of Time: Alchemy, Fulcanelli and the Great Cross deceased sister was an excellent swimmer Having grown up playing in the pool The Dead Game was a freuent pastime both girls participated in Morbid for children but it becomes even creepier as the story buildsRumors persist about other pastrownings and as the plot unfolds we learn about Jax and Lexie s ancestors and the history of the poolI wasn t sure WHEN I BEGAN BUT I ENDED I began but I ended really liking this book It had a lot heart than I Alien d expected and I found it to be melancholy in a good way if there is such a thing I also liked how the author unwrapped the family s story piece by pieceIidn t think I was one for ghost stories but this is my second consecutive read in the genre and I really enjoyed themThank you to the publisher for my gifted copy and EW for facilitating 45 starsNot my favorite book by Jennifer McMahon but still another solid story from her It had that spooky vibe that I ve come to expect from her Two story lines a mysterious 10 Essential Survivor Secrets to Liberate Yourself from Narcissistic Abuse death a mysterious house mysterious circumstances and mysterious history Are you starting to understand the theme of this book I have nooubt that this will be a bestseller for Jennifer Great book from her Loved my time reading this and have no problem recommending this to everyoneThank you to Netgalley and the publisher for an ARC in exchange for an honest review Holly molly chips without guacamole Another mind blurring nail biter soul shaker stomach churning novel just crushed my mindOkay there are two types of books the forgettable ones you give your self a mental high five when you finish them as another trim from your Mount tbr and you just already get another one in your hands moving on your intellectually fulfilled life But the second type is a little complicated one As soon as you finish it you sit a few minutes mouth agape Lights, Camera, Action (Paranormal Talent Agency Book 1) dripping saliva and then you start to hit your head against the wall or wash your face with ice cold water to loosen up and wide the stupidly shocked expression from your face But the story of the book keeps occupying your mind and you start to think about the characters twists WTF moments over and over obsessively that means book is already cursed you and it will stay in your mind for longerays you ve expected and you need a strong rink probably Irish products will be your life saver Probably Jameson Neat soothes your smoking brain cellsAs you can guess this book represents the second type As soon as I read the last page I started to scream and throw the book away as if my
Hands Were On Fire Sidewere on fire Side of last minute you idn t see it coming twist The facts i enjoyedJenn. From the New York Times bestselling author of The Invited and The Winter People comes a chilling new novel about a woman who returns to the old family home after her sister mysteriously The Nonlinear Workbook: Chaos, Fractals, Celluar Automata, Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms, Gene Expression Programming, Support Vector Machine, Wavelets, Hidden Markov M drowns in its swimming poolbut she’s not the pool’s only victim Be careful what you wish for When social worker Jax receives nine missed calls from her older sister Lexie she assumes that it’s just another one of her sister’s episodes Manic and increasingly out of touch with reality Lexie has pushed Jax away for over a yea. Ifer McMahon is extremely talented author who writes brilliant spooky blood freezing ghost spirit paranormal tales Invited was at my top 10 favorite reads of 2019 Truly captivating hooking storyline Well after reading two sisters haunted boundysfunctional family story about grief loss Coming Out of Communism dark secrets takes atark terrifying house reminds you of Dracula s castle named Sparrow Chest which is also famous with its pool healing the people and making your wishes come true with a price you never wish to pay made me shout yes bring it out This is absolutely my cup of Chardonnay Breathtaking Pacing going back and forth between 1929s and present time learning about the ark history of Brandenburg Springs Hotel and Resort and the family s secret history was such riveting and exciting Hotel and Resort and the family s secret history was such riveting and exciting At late 20 s New Hampshire Ethel Monroe s true esire to have a child in expanse to risk everything in her life her self HeroAca destructive tendencies her wish which comes true with a result of trapping her family in a cursed place Because there s a simple rule Springoes not give without taking And I m the present time we re introduced Jax running away from her unhealthy relationship with her sister Lexie who is suffering from bipolar But after one night getting nine missed calls from her sister who seems like out of her meds Reading Africa into American Literature delirious because of another manic attack the very nextay her aunt Diane gives the bad news Her sister who is skilled swimmer was BWWM (Interracial African American Billionaire Baby Romance Marriage Urban) drowned at the pool the very same pool so many women have lost their lives including their aunt Rita Lexie always tries to convince her there was a woman at the bottom of the pool calling her And Jax of course thought that it was another mind game her sister played But what if she told her the truth from the beginning Overall the writing was intriguing as always but I found some little plot holes and I mostly enjoyed the supporting characters especially Aunt Diane and eccentric father Ted were my favorites I have complex feelings about Jax She was too overshadowed by Lexie sominant shiny vivid characteristics From the beginning she seemed lost barely holding together suffering from grief visiting her childhood memories to find out the secret of the pool For those reasons I cut some points but it was still breathtakingly alluring head spinning reading that you hardly put it Algorithm Of Future down So I m rounding up 35 stars to 4 horrific ghostlyazzling stars I loved this author s books so much and I cannot wait to read her upcoming worksSpecial thanks to NetGalley and Gallery Books SimonSchuster for sharing this epic ARC with me in exchange my honest opinionsbloginstagramfacebooktwitter This was the first book that I ve read by this author and I think it s a good one I found this to be engaging page turning and ghostly although at times I had some problems with believability I wasn t expecting this amount of supernatural with believability I wasn t expecting this amount of supernatural but it was something new to exploreThere are The Progressive Guide to Alternative Media and Activism Project Censored Open Media Pamphlet Series 8 dual timelines One is told by Ethel Monroe the time is 1929 Ethel has married the townoctor and after one year of trying is esperate for a baby Ethel has already tried
numerous folk remedies one including carrying a sparrow s egg close to your heart Her husband Will wants to ofolk remedies one including carrying a sparrow s egg close to your heart Her husband Will wants to BWWM (An African American Romance) (BWWM Paranormal Scifi Romance) do to make Ethel happy They learn of a new resort in Vermont built on the site of a spring fed pool which is said to have healing powers The couple goes and Ethel makes a wish for a baby while in the water There are people in town however that feel that the waters areangerous that the pool extracts a price for whatever wishes it grantsThe second timeline is 2019 told through Jax s point of view Jax and her sister Lexie had been very close as children They spent every summer at Sparrow s Crest a huge stone house built on the site of what once was a hotel The original small spring fed pool had been enlarged so that it could be used as a swimming pool The water was always black and cold and had a strange smell to it Jax was never much of a swimmer but Lexie loved the water She was an excellent swimmer and also loved to play games like floating face Loosening the Grip down to see who could hold their breath longer Lexie or Jax Jax hated these games but went along with itYears later after their grandmotheries she leaves the entire estate to Lexie The girls have now been estranged for at least a year Lexie was Graph Drawing: Algorithms for the Visualization of Graphs diagnosed as bipolar and Jax is used to her calling at odd times and forcing Jax into longiscussions of things that she has seen or heardJax is now a social worker and one evening she is exhausted and lets the phone ring numerous times the calls are from Lexie The next BISEXUAL NEIGHBOR day her aunt Diane is sent to check on her and Lexie is foundead in the poolThat is about all of the plot that I can reveal to you without ruining the entire story I think I would classify this as a thrillermystery with strong supernatural vibes The best way to enjoy this book is to go in blind and just let yourself get immersed in the sto. R But the next Igniting the Internet day Lexie isead Breaking and Entering The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called Alien drowned in the pool at their grandmother’s estate When Jax arrives at the house to go through her sister’s things she learns that Lexie was researching the history of their family and the property And as sheives Boku no Hero Academia dj - ハッピーハッピーバーストデー [Happy Happy Birthday] deeper into the research herself sheiscovers that the land holds a far Save Me, Im Yours darker past than she could have ever imagined In 1929 thirty seven year old newlywed Ethel Monroe hopesesperately for a baby In an effort to Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change distract her her husband whisks her away on a trip.