Laurie Moran is on the Long Island Expressway with her friend Charlotte Pierce heading to the South Shore Resort and Spa at the east end of the Hamptons for a long weekend.
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“A supernatural thriller that promises much at the outset but ultimately fails in its execution.”
Welcome a new heroine to the world of wilderness thrillers: Alex Carter, wildlife biologist extraordinaire.
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“a compelling and rewarding journey.”
Novels of mystery and suspense and thrillers more often than not turn on event rather than on complex emotion.
“For Salvo Montalbano, the whole episode is as dramatic as a film.
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“Suspense the way it's meant to be, bit by bit, drop by drop.”
“Close enough to Christie’s own style that the reader could segue from Murder on the Orient Express into this present novel without a stumble.”
“A social commentary, revealing the evolving of a conspiracy very much at work today, targeting not only a specific minority but also any less privileged group, regardless of race or age.”
"Don't Look for Me is truly spine-tingling!"
“Under Pressure is a thriller that’s fun, entertaining, and challenging.”
“Deft with prose, inventive with structure, and gruesome in his delivery, Palahniuk’s latest will no doubt test some readers’ stomachs, while simultaneously guaranteeing him a brand-new bat
“Like with the best plot-driven novels, you need to know what happens at the end. Like with the best character-driven novels, you bleed with them along the way.”
“The story emphasizes the victim’s horror and fear plus the residual guilt of having survived, and the killer’s scorn for his victims as well as his conceit that he’s managed to evade arres
“Don't make any plans for tomorrow, people. You're not going anywhere until you finish this book. And you'll need time to catch your breath, too.”
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What happens when an alleged serial killer is handed a prison sentence only to have other murders occur with the same M.O. after the authorities believe they got the right guy?
“Bullets, car wrecks, chases, mayhem. There is lots of blood. Blacktop Wasteland is grim and gritty.”