Genre: Thriller Re-named by Barry Eisler as “The Killer Ascendant” this is John Rain book #6. Rain #7 is up next: “The Detachment”. Ex-Marine sniper Dox has been kidnapped by ex-CIA, now rogue operator, Hilger. Hilger has a need for three people to die a “natural death” and […]
Kinsey Millhone is investigating an old missing-child cold case. Can she survive long enough to…..
Genre: Thriller / Suspense “Your problem, Abby isn’t that you can’t draw. It’s that you can’t see.” Abigail “Abby” Williams is a Chicago-based Environmental Lawyer assigned to research possible environmental violations at Optimal Plastics in Barrens, Indiana…..Abby’s hometown. As the Optimal Plastic investigation progresses, and the lawyers find […]
Mary DiNunzio, attorney, is up for partner at Stalling & Webb…..if she lives.
Do you like your suspense long and drawn out, subtle and refined, rather than gory and terrifying? If so, welcome to the club…the Gothic suspense-lovers club[…]
“Vicious Circle” is #17 in the Joe Pickett (a Wyoming Game warden) series. A fast, brutal, thriller that leaves you gasping for air. Make sure your ears are covered.
“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.
“The Gray Ghost” is a terrific read with Sam and Remi travelling the world in search of the car thieves while extricating themselves, and others, from danger. The story bounces between 1906 (via multiple journals written by Jonathon Payton, the 5th Viscount of Wellswick) and today. The action is fast, furious, and fun. Loved it. 🙂
The First Lady is working in her garden when she unearths an arm. In the hand of that dead severed arm is a flattened penny (like those you get at the fair) that points to Beecher’s Dad’s Army unit: The Plankholders…..
“The Escape Artist” is a fascinating book filled with magic, history, intrigue, and insider information on one of this countries least known and most caring & needed facilities: the Dover Air Force Base Mortuary.
Mark, Todd, Gordy, and Zola are best friends entering their last semester at Foggy Bottom Law School in Washington, D.C. Mired in debt, the four friends decide to start their law practice early…..death and intrigue follow[….]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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”.