Come with Me by Ronald Malfi (2021) Review

Will death do them part? Why I picked up the book:  Aaron’s life is turned upside down when his wife, Allison, is killed. Missing her and still sensing her presence, Aaron is shocked to find a receipt for a motel room when he is sorting her belongings. He is determined to follow the trail andContinue reading “Come with Me by Ronald Malfi (2021) Review”

The Newcomer by Laura Elizabeth Woollett (2021) Review

Everyone deserves justice Why I picked up the book: Paulina is the titular newcomer on a small Australian island. After uprooting her whole life and moving to Fairfolk Island, Paulina has spent the past two days finding happiness and throwing it away. She was well known on the island for her antics and erratic behaviour,Continue reading “The Newcomer by Laura Elizabeth Woollett (2021) Review”

Just Married by Kiersten Modglin (2021) Snapshot

How well do you know your partner? Grace and Ryan have been married for six months and planned to go on their honeymoon for their first anniversary as money is tight! Out of the blue, Ryan surprises Grace with this Cabin in the woods he found and thought it’d be the perfect getaway for them.Continue reading “Just Married by Kiersten Modglin (2021) Snapshot”

The Hunted by Roz Nay (2021) Review

Hell in paradise Why I picked up the book: Stevie Erickson is looking for a fresh start. Losing her grandmother has turned her life upside down. When her boyfriend Jacob is offered a job on an island off the coast of Tanzania, she decides to go with him, despite her reservations.  They start their newContinue reading “The Hunted by Roz Nay (2021) Review”

The Push by Ashley Audrain (2021) Review

Nature x Nurture Why I picked up the book: Blythe Connor’s biggest fear is that history will repeat itself, and she won’t be the warm, kind, loving mother she wants to be. When Blythe gives birth to her daughter, Violet, her worst fears come to life when she starts thinking that there is something wrongContinue reading “The Push by Ashley Audrain (2021) Review”

The Omen by David Seltzer (2021) Snapshot

Careful what you wish for When the United States Ambassador and his wife finally get the child they had wanted for so long; they had no idea they were about to play critical roles in the most terrifying prophecy ever made. It seems like Seltzer wrote both the book and screenplay at the same time.Continue reading “The Omen by David Seltzer (2021) Snapshot”

The Sentence is Death by Anthony Horowitz (2018) Snapshot

When alcohol goes straight to his head Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery #2  Richard Pryce is a famous celebrity divorce lawyer with a respectful winning record who happens to be a teetotaler. When he is found murdered in his home, nothing makes sense: The last person to talk to them heard him say, “You shouldn’t beContinue reading “The Sentence is Death by Anthony Horowitz (2018) Snapshot”

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware (2017) Review

Would you drop everything if a friends asked for help? Why I picked up the book: Kate, Thea, Fatima, and Isabel met on the train ride, taking them to their final year in Salten. Despite their different personalities, they became fast best friends. They indeed made life interesting by playing The Lying Game, a gameContinue reading “The Lying Game by Ruth Ware (2017) Review”

The Music of Murder & Other Crimes of a Strange and Bloody Nature by Kurt Newton (2021) Snapshot

Delicious bites of horror  The music of murder is a compilation of short stories written by a brilliantly twisted mind. The longer stories are The Music of Murder – the story of a serial killer determined to use his victim’s pain to create the perfect symphony. And The Bleeding of Mary Cross – the horrifyingContinue reading “The Music of Murder & Other Crimes of a Strange and Bloody Nature by Kurt Newton (2021) Snapshot”

In My Dreams I Hold a Knife by Ashley Winstead (2021) Review

Amici mendacium, et homicidium Why I picked up the book: Jessica, Jack, Heather, Caro, Mint, and Frankie were as close as possible during their four years at university. That bond was fractured when Heather was brutally murdered during their senior year, and her boyfriend, Jack, though never convicted, was the police’s main suspect.  Ten yearsContinue reading “In My Dreams I Hold a Knife by Ashley Winstead (2021) Review”