Genre: Mystery On a stakeout with experienced bounty hunter, Ranger, new bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is nervous and is without a loaded gun. Duh. A brand new 4×4 pulls up to the house they are watching, hoping that Kenny Mancuso shows up so they can grab him (for […]
Kinsey Millhone is investigating an old missing-child cold case. Can she survive long enough to…..
Mary DiNunzio, attorney, is up for partner at Stalling & Webb…..if she lives.
“Edinburgh Dusk” is a fantastic read with shocking twists and turns, criminology, and history all woven into a narrative that is nearly impossible to put down.
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 […]
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 […]
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: 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 […]
“Off-Your-Boss: Killer Chronicles” by Mike Pihlman Prologue I am average. An average engineer, albeit one with a master’s degree, an average husband, quite boring in fact, and an average father. A little shorter than average, a little heavier, but overall not someone you would notice in a crowd. […]
Genre: Mystery In “T is for Trespass” Kinsey Millhone, Private Investigator, has a few interesting cases to solve in her hometown of Santa Teresa, CA. Leaving her apartment one morning, Kinsey hears a faint moaning sound. Ruling out a cat, dog, or baby, she investigates, and with her […]
Genre: Mystery 34 years ago (1953) Violet Sullivan, mother of seven year old Daisy, and wife of a fists-first alcoholic husband, Foley, goes to the 4th of July fireworks show in her home town and never returns. 1987 Kinsey Millhone’s acquaintance, Sneaky Pete’s bartender Tannie, asks Kinsey if […]
Genre: Mystery “Hi, this is Ellen and Helge’s answerphone. Please leave a message.” Thus starts the most devastating, heartbreaking, powerful, and brilliant, ten pages in a book that I have EVER read. “The Redbreast” is the third Harry Hole novel and follows the lives of several people (in […]
Genre: Mystery The author sent me two books, one to read and one to set free for the ForCarol.com literacy campaign. Thank you, Brian! Helen Morrissey is a U.S. Marshall based out of Sacramento. She was given a task by her boss to drive to Donnersville, CA to […]
Authors. Readers. Publishers. Fellow Nerds & Geeks. Help TracyReaderDad help ForCarol.com by donating (tax deductible) a book that will be set free into the wilds of Tracy, CA for Literacy in Carol’s memory. Once or twice a week I drop a new (or used) book someplace in Tracy, […]
Genre: Thriller / Mystery Norwegian Detective Harry Hole has been drinking steadily since his success in Australia (see my review of “The Bat”). The Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand, has been found, by the hooker he hired, murdered in a Bangkok motel room. A knife stuck in his back. […]
Genre: Mystery (Kinsey Babysits a Felon) — Buy it! — Kinsey Millhone is a PI out of the fictional town of Santa Teresa, CA (think Santa Barbara). An ex-cop, 37 years old (this is 1987) married twice and divorced twice, she lives in a garage apartment owned by […]