"Readers will gladly fall headlong into this brilliantly conceived novel."
“Evil is all around us. You’ve taken my defenses from me and forced me to let it in. Now you’ll see where it lives inside each of you.”
“Call it what you will—dark fantasy, magic realism, fabulism . . .
When she was young, Virginia Kennedy, an only child, suffers the loss of her mother who commits suicide.
The set-up for The Truants is enticing.
“The Majesties, although it rolls out easily, troubles deeply, haunting and even chilling its reader well beyond the final page.”
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.
“J. T. Ellison skillfully unwinds a complex tale of lies, deception, and murder spiced up with backstory and well-fleshed out characters.”
“Dread Journey is one of the best examples of suspense you will ever find in a crime fiction novel. Ever. Guaranteed.”
“A compelling read with an intricate plot, a strong setting, and characters so real they are almost live human beings . . .”
Not every novel has to feel like a novel. Global literature is, arguably, all the better for works that broke every rule and succeeded.
“Hints of magic and the dark atmosphere of an isolated island create a compelling environment for a mystery.”
“The Chain will unforgettably haunt you even if you just read the first chapter—so you might as well lock the doors, bite your nails, and read it all.”
“Fans of Karen Slaughter will find Haseldine’s crime fiction rewarding . . .”
“Sympathy for Celia and a curiosity about children trapped in bunkers with psychopaths keeps the heart of this novel beating . . .”
“Where She Went is a fast-paced thriller . . .
“Linwood Barclay delivers another high-octane thriller with enough red herrings to serve a dinner party of 12 . . .”
“Gripping and spine-tingling, What Rose Forgot is sure to raise the hackles of lovers of psychological thrillers.”
“Overall, a disappointment . . .”
“Hill demonstrates the same humor, malice, and zinging dialogue that made his debut novel one to savor, and he commands our attention as a rising star in the mystery genre.
“Matthew Farrell’s skill as a storyteller is evident from the first pages of this novel.
In Hallie Ephron’s expertly crafted standalone novel, Careful What You Wish For, two women in the Boston area are helping their clients get rid of accumulated stuff and in the process disc
“Those who like a lengthy and sedate description of small-town life in which its inhabitants’ hidden crimes and secrets are slowly uncovered for all to see will appreciate The Wolf Want
“This one truly deserves the accolade of that reviewing cliché—the “roller coaster ride”—for its breathless and suspenseful narrative.”
“A provocative read.”