“an entertaining, imaginative piece of fiction, filled with enough historical facts to make it seem it could actually be true.”
“Church’s characters are strong and believable, and the plot keeps the pages turning.”
“the action never wanes, the story never dulls. An ageless tale of vengeance, violence, corruption and justice--or injustice—The Border is an epic conclusion to an epic series . .
“The Stranger Diaries is an ambitious, evocative, and thoroughly tantalizing offering from an author who is not afraid to stray beyond her comfort zone.
“A slow, rich novel of a distant time and a man who is ‘Othered’ in most aspects of his life.”
“Across the decades of the narrator’s life, Black Souls becomes as mysterious as a set of cave paintings or yesterday’s ‘tags’ on a building.”
“A debut novel, written with insight and empathy as well as hair-raising suspense, After the Eclipse is sure to pique the reader's interest.”
“Macallister’s exploration of both the public and the personal takes this novel to a higher level.”
“a compulsively readable psychological thriller with so many twists and turns you'll need a roadmap to keep track of where you are.”
“This is Natt Och Dag’s first published novel, but it seems too skillful and too assured to be his first writing.
“77 is, among other things, a potent reminder of the gruesome paths of totalitarian dictators.”
“The characters are well-drawn and compelling, the story dark and disturbing, but also redeeming.
“Hunting Game is variously a dark, brooding Swedish noir crime novel, a titillating romance, and an outdoorsman-type hunting adventure.
“Marc Cameron is a crackerjack writer who knows how to evoke character, place, and action.”
“What is wrong and what is right these days? It was getting awfully hard to tell in California.”
Spoiler alert: The new Joanne Fluke mystery provides answers to the last few. Read the others first, or plunge into this one and suffer the consequences.
This tale commences with 18-year-old Joshua Mayo sneaking into his Cedar Rapids, Iowa, residence one night after being involved in a horrible accident that took a man's life.
“Marcantonio really does an excellent job of keeping her protagonist one step ahead of the reader, . . .”
“Tim Johnston has given us the gold standard of lush narrative description—captivating, mesmerizing, stunning.”
“A hybrid tale of legal thriller, psychological suspense, and ghastly murder . . . dark and twisted, it will keep readers awake well into the wee hours.”
“a fascinating and gripping tale of suspense, and there’s even a hint of romance here.”
“Gregg Hurwitz has steadily blasted his way to the top of the thriller world, and Out of the Dark is a book you don’t dare lend to your friends, because you’ll never see it again.”
“a riveting description of what really happens behind those closed doors of Washington’s flawed and dysfunctional traditions.”
“dramatically proves no man is an island and whatever happens in one person’s life may in turn affect another, for better or worse.”
“the story holds water and reads well from beginning to end.”