Is it better to leave the dead alone or bring them back into our lives?
Heartbreak Hotel, the 32nd novel in the Alex Delaware series by Jonathan Kellerman, begins with an enticing hook.
“The Third Hell is one hell of a good story.”
The hero of this first-in-a-series novel by Rob McCarthy derives its title from a poem by T. S. Eliot.
A great story transports readers to a milieu with its concomitant sights, sounds, and interesting dialogue. Ideally the plot captures our attention until the final paragraph.
“An engaging suspense thriller despite its major gaffe in the ending’s twist. Novel in its concept and construction, this is one unsettling book.”
“The Girl Before will appeal greatly to fans of psychological suspense, even more to those who appreciate the chills of a good haunted house story.”
What would it take to destroy everything you appear to value in your life?
“filled with the excitement of a Saturday morning matinee . . .”
The early life of the man calling himself Roamer was a Cinderella story.
“the evil men do truly does live after them . . .”
“The Nowhere Man is a good ride down a toboggan run of nonstop action and intrigue.”
“a beautiful epic of the meaning and misinterpretation of honor and bravery, and the triumph of will over power . . .”
“Deeply engaged in the connection with the physical body and the human soul . . .”
Jack the Ripper wreaked fear and havoc across the overcrowded slums of Whitechapel in the East End of London in 1888.
“The River at Night is an engaging story . . .”
The setting for this debut novel by Lindsey Lee Johnson is a high school in the over-privileged enclave of Mill Valley, California.
“Ultimately the people who love Swanson’s work will remember . . .
“a remarkable accomplishment in literary suspense.”
“The story itself is entertaining, a tense and taut mystery with a circuitous plot that intrigues as it mystifies.”
Everything You Want Me to Be starts in March 2008 with young runaway Hattie studying the departures board at the Minneapolis airport.
Why does a man who has been out of the game for 35 years suddenly become a red-hot target for a military intelligence section determined to remove him permanently from the playing field?
“[a] charming series.”
A clever post-apocalyptic fantasy, full of hilarious one-liners, horrific science experiments gone wrong, and a snarky and sexy paratoxicologist named Phoebe.
“Move over Hitchcock, P. D. James, Ruth Rendell, and more. Here is a thriller to make others fade.
The year is 1886, the place is Colfax County, New Mexico, and the situation is tense. Deputy Sheriff Tommy Stallings is tracking psychopathic bank robber Jake Flynt and his gang.