Book Reviews

Sometimes I Lie

Author: Alice Feeney Publish Date: March 13, 2018 by Flatiron Books Genre: Psychological Thriller Hardcover: 258 pages My Rating: 4 stars My name is Amber Reynolds. There are three things you should know about me: 1. I’m in a coma. 2. My husband doesn’t love me anymore. 3. Sometimes I lie. Amber wakes up in… Read More Sometimes I Lie

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The Sandman

Author: Lars Kepler Publish Date: March 6, 2018 by Knopf Publishing Group Genre: Crime Fiction / Suspense / Thriller / Nordic Noir Hardcover: 464 pages My Rating: 5 stars Thirteen years ago, Mikael Kohler-Frost went missing along with his younger sister – they were thought to have been victims of Sweden’s most notorious serial killer,… Read More The Sandman

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Bring Me Back

Author: B. A. Paris Publish Date: June 19, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Psychological Thriller / Domestic Thriller Hardcover: 304 pages My Rating: 5 stars Finn and Layla are young, in love, and on vacation. They’re driving along the highway when Finn decides to stop at a service station to use the restroom. He… Read More Bring Me Back

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Force of Nature

Author: Jane Harper Published: February 6, 2018 by Flatiron Books Genre: Mystery Hardcover: 326 pages My Rating: 3 stars Five women go on a hike. Only four return. Jane Harper, the New York Times bestselling author of The Dry, asks: How well do you really know the people you work with? When five colleagues are… Read More Force of Nature

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Unsub

Author: Meg Gardiner Published: June 27, 2017 by Dutton Genre: Psychological Thriller; Crime Fiction Hardcover: 366 pages My Rating: 3 1/2 stars Two decades after a five-year murder spree in the Bay Area that nearly destroyed lead detective Mack Hendrix, a killer is on the loose again with a very similar MO. This time the… Read More Unsub

Book Reviews

Six Stories

Author: Matt Wesolowski Published: March 30, 2017 by Orenda Books Genre: Crime Fiction Hardcover: 225 pages My Rating: 3 stars Plot Synopsis: 1997. Scarclaw Fell. The body of teenager Tom Jeffries is found at an outward bound center. Verdict? Misadventure. But not everyone is convinced.  2017. Enter elusive investigative journalist Scott King, whose podcast examinations… Read More Six Stories

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The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

Author: Gabrielle Zevin Published: April 1, 2014 by Algonquin Books Genre: Contemporary Fiction Hardcover: 260 pages My Rating: 3 1/2 stars Find it on Amazon “The things we respond to at twenty are not necessarily the same things we will respond to at forty and vice versa. This is true in books and also in… Read More The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

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Never Let You Go

Author: Chevy Stevens Published: March 14, 2017 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Psychological Suspense / Domestic Thriller Hardcover: 406 pages My Rating: 2 1/2 stars Find it on Amazon Eleven years ago, Lindsey Nash and her daughter Sophie fled from an emotionally abusive husband in the middle of the night. Fast forward to when Andrew… Read More Never Let You Go

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The Woman in the Window

Author: A.J. Finn Published: January 2, 2018 by William Morrow Genre: Mystery / Suspense / Thriller Hardcover: 432 pages My Rating: 5 stars The Woman in the Window has taken the book world by storm. Not only is this Hitchcockian thriller A.J. Finn’s first book, but it debuted at #1 on The New York Times… Read More The Woman in the Window

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Behind Closed Doors

Author: B.A. Paris Published: August 9, 2016 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Psychological Suspense, Domestic Thriller Hardcover: 293 pages My Rating: 5 stars Find it on Amazon I don’t know why it took me so long to get around to reading this book! It’s been on my “To Be Read” list for quite awhile –… Read More Behind Closed Doors