“J. D. Robb continues to do a fine job balancing Eve the woman against Eve the career homicide detective. . . .
“The immense popularity of the Montalbano books . . . lies in prose splashed with the sun of Montalbano’s Sicily.”
Mae December has a thing for dogs. She owns a thriving kennel business in small town Rosedale, Tennessee.
“. . . a worthwhile read.”
“Bad Blood is a modern-day Shakespearian West End Story with very dark undertones of forbidden love, raw animosity, and cold-blooded murder.”
“Deftly plotted and timely . . . Master thriller writing at its finest.”
“. . . a great picture of back alley London, especially The City: that square mile housing the United Kingdom’s financial services industry.”
“. . . one of those addictive books that once started, compels you to shut out the world till you reach the very last page.”
“Invariably, when the author has this much fun, the reader benefits.”
Bodies, seemingly killed by wild animals, have been showing up in Sherlock Holmes’ London.
“Readers who pride themselves in solving whodunits will be hard pressed to put together all the pieces . . .”
“Anne Perry puts the reader in the middle of London . . . tackling a terrifying subject with high style.”
“. . . a slapdash effort . . .”
“. . . a gourmet treat for cozy mystery lovers.”
“An authentic yet unique voice, Tony Black shows why he is leading the pack in British crime fiction today.
“Reading What Comes Next is an experience akin to riding the scariest roller coaster ride: You gulp with the rush of both trepidation and excitement—and you sigh with relief when i
“Producing a Brunetti book every year for the last 20 years, Ms. Leon seems to be taking more shortcuts in her plotting in favor of more acute social commentary.”
“From an excellent premise, Mr.
“Susan Wittig Albert is a terrific writer; her descriptions of everything from blooming bluebonnets to the grace and power of a mountain lion caught by China’s headlights are compelling.
“Mr. Conway’s Hollywood is alive with betrayal, greed, lust, and all the basilar passions that have typified Tinsel Town since the first silent film.
“Following this couple through their adventures offers readers book after book of entertainment and emotional satisfaction. If Ms.
“The Hunter, like Mr. Lescroart’s previous work, is fast-paced, constructed in short chapters that are further subdivided in rapidly moving scenes.
“Highly entertaining and perfect reading for winter nights, Blotto, Twinks and the Dead Dowager Duchess will keep you sweetly engrossed from start to finish.”
“In the hands of an author with less flair, this cliché could turn tedious, but Rhys Bowen has an eye for historical detail and an engaging tale to tell.”
“Once again Darynda Jones keeps the action fast and the adrenaline pumping. Expertly weaving intricate plots full of twists and turns, Ms.