Author Archives: Mike Pihlman

Short Story Summary: “Hysterical” by Kelli Stanley

I am starting a new series of short story reviews. The stories are part of an anthology that will be in “stores” June 16, 2020. The anthology is published by Nasty Woman Press which this blogger is a member (scroll down to click on the logo). You can order “Shattering Glass” on Amazon Smile and support Drive Safe!. We

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Book Review: “The Killer Collective” by Barry Eisler

Genre: Thriller Note: Read “The Killer Collective” BEFORE reading the latest Livia Lone book “All the Devils” (see my review here). Several years after the events in “The Detachment” (see my review here), Rain, Dox, Larison, Delilah, and Horton are “retired” and wealthy. Treven is working for a private company and is doing well. Seattle Sex Crimes Detective, Livia Lone,

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April 2020 Thrillers

As everyone is hunkered down staying safe from COVID-19 coronavirus, I see an uptick in hits on To those who are new to this blog: Here are some NEW thrillers for April 2020. Stay Safe! Happy Reading. Silent Shadows by Natalie Walters Follow You Down by Geoff Hyatt Crimes and Survivors by Sarah Smith Dead Wrong by Noelle Holten The Black Pill by L.

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Book Review: “Missions” by Marc McGuire

Genre: Thriller “Missions” is an ARC sent to me by the publisher. It is due in “stores” April 16, 2020. Buy “Missions” here and support Drive Safe! Now A terrorist bombing rocks the Avenue des Champes-Elysees area in Paris, France. Christine DuPont of the DST (Direction de la Surveillance du Territoire) is put in charge of the investigation. As

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