“a galloping good yarn peopled with realistic characters operating in an intimately evoked environment, perpetually dynamic. Such is the stuff that makes good stories . . .”
What is the cost of vengeance? How far is someone willing to go to both survive and seek revenge? These are weighty questions in Brad Thor’s new Scot Harvath thriller, one of his best.
“In the Shadow of Spindrift House is filled with a creeping sense of dread culminating in a climax that will leave the reader with incipient sadness.”
“This well-researched, well-written book is a thoroughly enjoyable read . . .”
“The crafting . . . is superb . . .”
“A must-read book filled with action packed shenanigans, and a keeper for gearheads.”
“suspense-filled action comprised of secretive activities, vengeance, murder, envy, and iniquity that is sure to whet the appetite of true lovers of psychological thrillers.”
Emilie Richards is well known for penning engaging tales.
Another Wall Street story of youthful ambition, innocence seduced and corrupted by vast wealth, evil scammers and the promise of happily ever after.
“This ability to satisfy multiple audiences while presenting something fresh makes The Black Jersey a definite winner.”
“A Lady’s Guide to Gossip and Murder is a perfect summer read whether on the beach or poolside accompanied by a glass of frosty lemonade.”
Sentient animals are tricky to characterize in novels without making them cartoonish.
“Sweeney on the Rocks is one of the best crime books out this year. Here's hoping for a movie, or better yet, a mini-series.”
“A classic story of good versus evil, in which evil, though seemingly overcome, may simply lie dormant until it’s strong enough to strike from a different source.”
The aerial drones that have emerged in recent years are just like any new technology: a two-edged sword that can help or harm.
“At times The Mother-In-Law reads more like a character study of two very different women than a mystery, yet every page pulsates with Sally Hepworth’s skill in getting inside the
“Blood Relations is a psychological thriller-cum-horror tale trembling on the brink of reality.”
If Carl Hiaasen, James Crumley, and Tess Gerritsen got totally wasted and decided to co-author a book, this might be the result.
“definitely a book that should be on the list of all noir lovers.”
“The Oracle is good entertainment, and the attention it pays to the need for proper schools for girls in Nigeria is important.”
“Maden has definitely made this character and his supporting cast his own in this excellent third trip through the Tom Clancy universe.”
“Mason introduces myriad characters, almost too many to follow, but with a careful reading the story unfolds the underpinnings of a good plot.”
“Brushes aside the extraneous and immediately takes the reader into the investigation and the array of characters and motives with no wasted verbiage.”
“The Sentence Is Death . . . may just be one of summer’s greatest, guiltiest pleasures . . .
“Kwon wraps up the mystery of Sylvie’s disappearance at the end, but the discovery of how these characters change throughout the novel may be the more important journey.”