“Relentless pursuit of justice is the iron rod that runs through every Connelly procedural, and The Dark Hours is no exception.”
Fans of Lynne Truss may find her newest mystery, Psycho by the Sea, both entertaining and amusing. But not so much for anyone who has not read her work before.
“As the suspects add up, the suspense and mystery escalate until the unexpected and shocking conclusion, making this a true nail-biter.”
“Silverview is a gift to scholars, aficionados of the genre, and readers at large eager for one last look at the creative mind of an acknowledged master.”
“Among today’s abundant crime novels, it’s rare to find one that demands a second reading for its language and insight.
“A new Longmire novel is always a welcome treat, and Daughter of the Morning Star is another slam-dunk.”
“City on Fire is a crime novel you won’t put down voluntarily. It’s an instant classic in the genre.”
“the story holds together and delivers a fast, intense, thought-provoking read.”
“One Half Truth is a top-notch police procedural from an author with a sure hand, an unwavering eye for detail, and a clear voice perfectly suited to the genre.”
“This fresh comic thriller is entertaining from start to finish. Raina’s bright voice shines through thanks to his narrator’s unique viewpoint and perceptive observations.”
“The team of Webb and Mann is a welcome addition to the world of military thrillers, and Steel Fear is an excellent beginning.”
“The Killing Hills probes the darkness in both land and families, along with the limits of forgiveness. It’s not just a fine and unforgettable crime novel.
“Animals is not light reading, but the writing is strong and the characters and story believable.”
“Swept Away is a breezy trip into academia, a place where danger is present but manageable—as long as you pay attention to both your surroundings and your colleagues.”
“a tightly woven, fast-paced, tension-filled thrill ride.”
The unnamed assassin in Endings receives coded text messages that read like this:
Bone Rattle is technically a “police procedural,” because the central character is a lawman (Deputy U.S. Marshal on the Alaska Fugitive Task Force) investigating crimes.
Aloysius Archer has always been a sucker for fast dames and fast cars. They’ve both landed him in jail before, but he can’t resist their siren calls.
“Nava is an impassioned writer who has once again created a fascinating picture of Los Angeles at an earlier, less enlightened time, centering on gay men trying to shed the shame they have
“When a Stranger Comes to Town will give you the very best of what crime fiction should deliver. Means, opportunity, and obsession—right?”
“Along with its humor, every chapter of Stung offers both the cost of taking moral action, and the deep suspense of being human. “
“Flynn Berry landed major awards for her two earlier thrillers, and Northern Spy merits more of the same.”
“a tightly paced, well thought out cyberpunk thriller that entices after the very first chapter.”
“Win is the type of spin-off novel that will be wildly popular with Coben’s fan base as an extension of what they already know and love.”
“Fast Ice is good entertainment.”
“Winterkill is a disappointment.”