Category Archives: Picador

Review: The Heart Does Not Grow Back by Fred Venturini

Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Picador (November 4, 2014) ISBN: 9781250052216 Source:¬†Publisher Dale Sampson has become quite used to being a less than remarkable person. He’s just an average kid attending high school in a small Midwestern town. He earns decent grades and survives the torturous four years of social torture by riding on the coattails […]

#Mx3 Review: The Boy Who Drew Monsters by Keith Donohue

Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: Picador (October 7, 2014) ISBN: 9781250057150 Source: Publisher Nearly three years ago, ten-year-old Jack Peter Keenan nearly drowned in the ocean. As a result of this near-death incident, Jack Peter is deathly afraid to leave the safety of his home. Trips to the doctor are filled with stress and anguish; his […]

Frightful Friday: Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales by Yoko Ogawa

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week’s featured title is Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales by Yoko Ogawa: Paperback: 176 pages Publisher: Picador; First Edition edition (January 29, 2013) ISBN-10: 0312674465 Source: Publisher This title is comprised of eleven chilling, […]