Tag: book review

  • “Dream Town” by David Baldacci

    “Dream Town” by David Baldacci

    Genre: Thriller Three years after the events of the last book, Archer is still working with Willie in Bay Town, but, is now a full-fledged PI. Archer is down in LA to meet with Liberty Callahan, whose acting career is on the upswing, and, so it seems, is their unspoken love for each other. At […]

  • “A Gambling Man” by David Baldacci

    “A Gambling Man” by David Baldacci

    Genre: Thriller 1949 After the events of the last book, Archer is free from his parole obligations and has a potential job waiting for him (with Willie Dash, Very Private Investigations) in Bay Town, California. Making his way west, via bus, Archer stops in Reno for the night where he meets….. Bobby H and Liberty […]

  • “Pieces of Her” by Karin Slaughter

    “Pieces of Her” by Karin Slaughter

    Genre: Thriller This book was signed by Karin Slaughter. Here is her really cool signature page. August 20, 2018 Andy has just gotten off duty as a night shift police dispatcher and is meeting her speech therapist mother, Laura, for breakfast at the local “Rise & Dine” in the mall. They do this all the […]

  • “Tongues of Serpents” by Naomi Novik

    “Tongues of Serpents” by Naomi Novik

    Genre: Fantasy This is Book #6 in the Temeraire series. For those who don’t know. Temeraire is a dragon Because Laurence chose to help save the lives of hundreds or, possiblly, thousands of dragons from a horrible disease (many of them French) he has been found guilty of treason and sent to Australia with Temeraire. […]

  • “Daylight” by David Baldacci

    “Daylight” by David Baldacci

    Genre: Thriller This is book #3 in the Atlee Pine series. Immediately after the events of the last book…..FBI agent Atlee Pine and her assistant, Carol Blum are sitting outside of Andersonville, Georgia calling their boss, Clint Dobbs. The purpose of the call is to get his permission to head off to New Jersey to […]

  • “Dark Sky” by C.J. Box

    “Dark Sky” by C.J. Box

    Genre: Thriller Wyoming Game Warden Joe Pickett and Rancher Brock Boedecker are waiting at the Saddlestring airport for the arrival of Silicon Valley billionairre and social media (ConFab) tycoon, Steve Price aka Steve-2, to land in his private jet. Joe and Brock are ready to start the elk hunting expedition that Wyoming Gov Colter Allen […]

  • Book Review: “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith

    Book Review: “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith

    Genre: Thriller / Mystery Since solving the Lula Landry case in the last book, Cormoran Strike’s private detective agency is overflowing with customers. On the one hand, it is nice to be able to pay the bills, but, on the other hand, Cormoran and Robin are super busy with hardly anytime to breath. Cormoran is […]

  • Book Review: “Edinburgh Midnight” by Carole Lawrence

    Book Review: “Edinburgh Midnight” by Carole Lawrence

    Genre: Thriller / Mystery “Edinburgh Midnight” is an ARC due in stores June 9, 2020. It was sent to my by the author and is the third book in the Detective Inspector Ian Hamilton series. Edinburgh, Scotland 1880 In “Edinburgh Midnight”, Ian is tackling several investigations. First is a possible robbery at a jewelry store […]

  • Book Review: “Fire and Vengeance” by Robert McCaw

    Book Review: “Fire and Vengeance” by Robert McCaw

    Genre: Thriller / Mystery This is an ARC sent to me by the publishers. It is due in “stores” July 7, 2020. Plot 1 Detective Koa Kane was temporarily in charge of the Hilo Hawaii police department when the call came in informing Koa that something terrible has happened at the KonaWili School on Hualalai […]

  • Book Review: “The Killer Collective” by Barry Eisler

    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 […]