A bunch of new thrillers including one of the best new books….ever. Miranda rocks!!!!! 🙂 City of Sharks by Kelli Stanley (Read my Review) Follow You Down by Michael Bradley Bluff by Michael Kardos Exacting Justice by TG Wolff Texas Two-Step by Michael Pool Damnation by Peter Beck Long Walk Home by Don Helin Call […]
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Genre: Mystery This is an ARC sent to me by Kelli Stanley. It is due in “stores” TODAY (March 20, 2018). Buy It! September 17, 1940 Louise Crowley is afraid someone is trying to kill her. A secretary at Alexander Publishing, Louise has received threatening letters, was pushed […]
Lots of new books this month, but, they forgot one that I am reading the ARC now: “City of Sharks” by Kelli Stanley Look over there —> (Hmmmm, it is a mystery….maybe that is why) 😉 The Pandora Block by John Hegenberger Dead Calm by Annelise Ryan Speed the Dawn by […]
Genre: Fantasy Quick Review: In China, Laurence and Temeraire find that dragons are treated very differently than they are in England. Here they have the run of the city, they go to school, and can purchase items with a signature. They are not expected to fight. While in China, […]
Not a whole lot of new books this month. A book drought? 🙂 Happy Reading. Bad Samaritan by Dana King To March Into Hell by Ron Parham Lying, Cheating, and Occassionally Murder by Ginny Fite The River Below by Bonnie Hearn Hill Trinity by Richard Edde The Storm King by Brendan Duffy The Violet […]
Genre: Thriller Crimea, 1918 The Dowager Empress, Maria Feodorovna (of the Romanov family), sends her trusted servant, Pyotr, to deliver a ransom of jewels and Faberge eggs, her entire fortune, to save her son and his family from execution. But, Pyotr smelled a set-up and before the ransom […]
I saw this visual on Facebook today and asked Barry if I could grab it and post it here. He said yes, as long as I link the originator of this terrific graphic to the picture. I will do that and one better: Thank you! Stephen Frug (Web […]
Genre: Thriller After reading Andrew Peterson’s first Nate McBride book, “First to Kill”, I vowed to read his second book shortly thereafter. Nine years later….I did. My how time flies. 🙂 Fourteen years ago, Nate gave away his position as a Marine sniper to save fellow Marine sniper, […]
Lots of new books for 2018. Happy Reading. A Reckoning in the Back Country by Terry Shames Splintered Silence by Susan Furlong The Amendment Killer by Ronald S. Barak Darkness, Sing me a Song by David Housewright Deadly Deception by Marissa Garner The Man in the Crooked Hat by Harry Dolan Unnatural Causes by […]
Such sad news today, December 29, 2017. Sue Gafton has passed away from cancer. Her daughter tells us that the alphabet now ends with “Y”. 😦 Click here for all my Reviews of the Kinsey Millhone mystery series. Next up for me is “U”.
Genre: Thriller ? I read “The Christmas Train” in 2002 or so (a few years before I started this blog). I recently noticed that the Hallmark Channel has completed a movie based on this book soooooo, I decided to take the book off the shelf, dust it off, […]
Lots of new books for the Holiday Season. Enjoy! The Hapsburg Variation by Bill Rapp Hell to Pay by Rachel Amphlett Etched in Tears by Cheryl Hollon Metabyte by Cat Connor Gun Kiss by Khaled Talib Accidental Outlaws by Matt Phillips Meat City on Fire by Angel Luis Colón Skull Garden by Gloria Ferris Beacon Hill by […]
Genre: Thriller (Short Story) 33 year old Tee Ray has been laid off from his job and is now living with his 14 year old son, Jameel, in a tent on his friend’s back porch. There are not many opportunities in Little Angola, and many of the underemployed […]
A ton of new thrillers this month for your reading enjoyment. 🙂 Pulse by Felix Francis Hunger Moon by Alexandra Sokoloff Death’s Silent Judgement by Anne Coates Come Home by Patricia Gussin Habitat for Human Remains by Scott A. Lerner Bones to Pick by Linda Lovely Best-Laid Plants by Marty Wingate The Eulogist by Jeffrey B. […]
Genre: Mystery February 1881, Edinburgh, Scotland Detective Inspector Ian Hamilton is, at 27, the youngest person in the Edinburgh City Police to gain the rank of “Detective Inspector”. At the moment, he is investigating a possible suicide in Holyrood Park. Apparently, Stephen Wycherly, climbed up to the top […]
Genre: Thriller The first Fargo Adventure I read (#8 or so in the series) was co-written with Clive Cussler by Facebook friend, Robin Burcell: “Pirate”. As always when I start a series late, I felt I was lacking depth of character (hey, I am anal about reading in […]