Midway through Eshkol Nevo’s The Last Interview, the narrator—who may or may not be Nevo himself, an uncertainty Nevo may or may not want his readers to entertain—slyly explains the ruse o
“What distinguishes Goodnight Beautiful is Molloy’s spectacular feat of misdirection and uncanny success in unfolding revelations that are surprising yet believable from the early
“Doering's wordsmithing is the absolute gold standard and leads readers to a stunner of an ending.”
“a powerful story of how the resentment and pain of abandonment can sweep the guilty as well as the innocent into a maelstrom of hate from which none will emerge unscathed.”
“a compelling and rewarding journey.”
“Using her remarkable, literary voice to investigate the psychological experiences of victims, Oates requires that we willingly suspend our disbelief and reject realism as a means to identi
“From the beginning we know we’re dealing with the kind of unreliable narrator who’s voiced so many of the early 21st century’s bestsellers.”
Novels of mystery and suspense and thrillers more often than not turn on event rather than on complex emotion.
"Don't Look for Me is truly spine-tingling!"
“Behind the Red Door by Megan Collins is a chilling psychological drama as disturbing as it is mysterious.”
“Powerful and compelling, the prose gets to the heart of parenting as well as self-doubt, anxiety, and heartbreak—a read many parents, especially those who have endured difficult deliveries
“Kosa blends secrets, lies, revenge, and deceit into a complex stunner of a book.”
“This thriller should raise more than goosebumps—it’s a raceway of red flags signaling the possible connections of corrupt officials and money-hungry drug developers.”
“At times surprising and other times disturbing, Imperfect Women is a suspenseful mystery with depth, a frightful look at domesticity gone awry, intricately written with layers of
“When She Was Good makes a desperate plea for the forces of love and justice to prevail. And with each tense additional revelation, it’s clear there’s only disaster ahead.
“Filled with exquisitely flawed characters and tight, dynamic prose, His & Hers by Alice Feeney may be anoth
“An unseen entity will test the defensive power of maternal love to its utmost. . .
“With its crisp and elegant plotting and prose, Bradley’s Dead Air gives not just the dedicated fan of mysteries/thrillers a diverting and absorbing tale.”
“this unusual and moving story has a dreamlike quality of its own.”
“This is an unexpected novel, full of philosophical questions about how we become who we are, what it takes to become someone else, and how much power others hold
“The Patient is a narrative of slowly building horror that will grip the reader with a continuous set of shivers.”
“The Second Mother is a beautifully written page turner.”
A return to one’s childhood home can be a fraught undertaking in any circumstance.
Novels about sibling rivalry, usually between sisters, seem to be a “thing” now, and this particular entry does little to distinguish itself from its peers. That’s its biggest problem.
“Although the multiple first-person points of view (written in different print fonts) can at times be distracting, Sager has laid out an exciting story that is hard to put down.”