“Kellerman’s writing frames deep tenderness among her characters very well.
“With the history of a centuries’ old nursery rhyme as its starting point, it’s the best Bryan and May mystery by far.”
“A Scotland Yard inspector, dropped into the gang-dominated circumstances of New York City shortly before the advent of the Civil War, must overcome cultural prejudices to solve a series of
“Frear’s writing has the sharp dark tang that Tana French exhibits, and she updates the British crime narrative to the dangerous conflicts of loyalty that Stuart Neville paints best, with t
“Connelly spins a story in which the risk is life itself, and the collateral damage may be integrity.
“Grisham has a knack for throwing curves into the story that, with any other writer, could be distracting, but with Grisham every curve is woven into the story and builds the tension throug
“riveting and action packed right up to the astonishing and surprisingly satisfying ending.”
John Rebus has been retired from the Scottish Police for a while, but something keeps pulling him back in.
Each volume in this long-running series is titled [Something] in Death, with that something representing the volume’s theme. In this case, shadows.
“Aptly taps into a creeping sense that scientific advancements are endangering the world in ways that are almost too difficult for most everyday people to comprehend.”
“Under Pressure is a thriller that’s fun, entertaining, and challenging.”
“Several doors are opened in The Darkest Evening to launch more stories.
“There’s a buzz around Eva García Sáenz and her trilogy, and The Silence of the White City is a crime novel you’ll want to put at the top of your summer reading list.”
“Filled with exquisitely flawed characters and tight, dynamic prose, His & Hers by Alice Feeney may be anoth
“Spain lays out a good story plot and every clue follows a path to the end of the story with no deviations, no short cuts, just good detective work.”
“The Last Trial is another excellent courtroom drama by a proven master of the legal thriller.”
Shea O'Connor, a 23-year-old Buffalo cop, is given an assignment with the FBI to pose as a student in the small town of Kelly's Falls, New York.
“Valentine is a remarkable story, brilliantly told, of tragedy in a white-male-dominated society in which Glory Ramirez is deemed by many to be less deserving of j
“Those who enjoy a mingling of historical fact with fiction, the intrigue of the Tudor spy network, the disparate splendor and squalor between the Elizabethan Court and the common world, an
“Donna Leon’s ability to paint both her city of Venice and the quandaries of commitment make this Trace Elements a quietly powerful book.”
“It’s a riddle of a crime that will put both Sheryn and her partner through the wringer before they can stamp this particular casefile ‘Closed.’”
“From the idyllic beaches of Sinabel Island to the climax in an abandoned sugar plant housing illegal experiments, Crooked River is another great entry in this series.”
“looks, especially exteriors, can often be deceiving, as this FBI team soon finds out.”
“One Day You’ll Burn is a successful debut . . .”
The Swedish Foreign Minister has been assassinated in his own home, but the killer deliberately left a witness, a prostitute who was visiting the victim at the time.