Far from the marshland where her family grew up and that claimed her father’s life, Loni Mae Murrow has found a quiet niche where she creates intricate life-like drawings of birds for the Smithsoni
“Fair warning: Lock your doors and turn on ALL the lights before you sit down to read. This book starts out with a bang.”
“As an exploration of misogyny and violence, this story hits with relevance and a timely anger.”
True crime podcaster Rachel Krall arrives in Neapolis, a small resort town on the Atlantic Ocean, to cover the trial of Scott Blair—a local hero—a swimming star who may be destined for Olympic glor
“readers are treated to a solid police procedural set in a town rarely represented in the mystery genre but well worthy of a close read.”
“What makes this an exceptionally good read is that Schellman does not distract or deviate from the premise of the story.”
“a thoroughly realized, fast-paced, delightfully told story that secures the author’s position as a top-of-the-line writer in the genre mystery/crime thriller.”
“An emotion-churning series of twists and turns uniting two disparate sets of people in a hunt for the truth.”
“Lee Hollis does a good job of dispersing red herrings and keeping true identity under wraps until the requisite climactic scene at the end of the story.”
“If one can get around the two, three, and four paragraphs often written on how to prepare and make something . . . the story is a good one, and the premise holds water.”
“Hunting Eve contains those elements of familiar characters and suspenseful situations fans of the series have come to expect.”
“For anyone looking for a new cozy this book will be a disappointment.”
Blake Crouch books follow a formula, of sorts: A suburban man with a family is swept up into a technological crisis that puts him on the run, alone against desperate odds, trying to save the world
“Hillier develops characters who are three dimensional and feel real to the reader. . . . [creating] questions that demand the reader turn the page to get the answers.”
“One of Baldacci’s strongest skills is inserting a multitude of coincidences into the story while keeping it on track and not deviating or distracting the reader.”
If you are a lover of Christopher Moore’s work, this one is for you.
“Fans of this series will enjoy the extended romp with Logan and his demands for revelation; newcomers can relax into Lincoln Child’s lively narrative.”
“Part of the fun of any Rizzoli & Isles novel is watching Jane and Maura fit the pieces together to make sense of a puzzle board of clues.
Hawk Mountain, the debut novel by Connor Habib, is a story of deception and manipulation involving people who exist in isolation and struggle to control repressed desires that often find e
In this, the 14th title of the Kate Burkholder series, we find Kate, the police chief for Painters Mill, Ohio, visited by the elders of the Amish community of Kishacoquillas Valley, Pennsylvania.
“You can read Holy Chow for the mystery, for the snappy writing, for the engaging characters. The main thing is to read it!”
“Jackson’s writing is seasoned and taut, and her threads of suspense tangle and writhe.“
“Jones moves the story along at an intriguing, fast pace, making for an entertaining, fun read. Recommended for all who enjoy twisty thrillers and clever, smooth writing.”
“It will be interesting to see where Fleishman goes with his future writings. His style, his vocabulary, and his ability to engage the reader leave no page unturned.
“suspenseful crime stor[y] . . .”