New Release Review | Home Before Dark by Riley Sager

Home Before Dark by Riley SagerStandaloneThriller/MysteryDutton Books | June 30, 2020 About the Book: What was it like? Living in that house. Maggie Holt is used to such questions. Twenty-five years ago, she and her parents, Ewan and Jess, moved into Baneberry Hall, a rambling Victorian estate in the Vermont woods. They spent three weeks […]

Review | The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

The Last Time I Lied by Riley SagerStandaloneThriller/MysteryDutton | July 3, 2018 About the Book: Two Truths and a Lie. The girls played it all the time in their tiny cabin at Camp Nightingale. Vivian, Natalie, Allison, and first-time camper Emma Davis, the youngest of the group. The games ended when Emma sleepily watched the […]

Duo New Release Review | Secrets and Scrabble by Josh Lanyon

Murder at Pirate’s Cove by Josh LanyonSecrets and Scrabble #1Cozy Mystery M/MJustJoshin Publishing | February 29, 2020 About the Book: Ellery Page, aspiring screenwriter, Scrabble champion and guy-with-worst-luck-in-the-world-when-it-comes-to-dating, is ready to make a change. So when he learns he’s inherited both a failing bookstore and a falling-down mansion in the quaint seaside village of Pirate’s […]

New Release Review | The Familiar Dark by Amy Engel

The Familiar Dark by Amy EngelStandaloneThriller/SuspenseDutton Books | March 31, 2020 About the Book: Set in the poorest part of the Missouri Ozarks, in a small town with big secrets, The Familiar Dark opens with a murder. Eve Taggert, desperate with grief over losing her daughter, takes it upon herself to find out the truth about what […]

New Release Review | Darling Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel

Darling Rose Gold by Stephanie WrobelStandaloneThriller/MysteryBerkley | March 17, 2010 About the Book: Sharp Objects meets My Lovely Wife in this tightly drawn debut that peels back the layers of the most complicated of mother-daughter relationships… For the first eighteen years of her life, Rose Gold Watts believed she was seriously ill. She was allergic to everything, used […]

Review | Fantasy in Death by JD Robb

Fantasy in Death by JD RobbIn Death #30Suspense ThrillerPiatkus | July 21, 2010 About the Book: Murder did that. Took lives, crushed others. But why? Money. Jealousy. Revenge. Secrets. Passion. Whatever the answers, the method had been bold and complex. They were best friends, driven by a shared vision to rule the world of virtual […]