The Chateau by Catherine Cooper (2021) Snapshot

You can run but you can’t hide Aura and Nick needed a fresh start. With their marriage on the rocks following a scandal, they moved to France to offer their children a better life and give their marriage a chance. They thought they were moving to paradise, but sometimes your past follows you, and someoneContinue reading “The Chateau by Catherine Cooper (2021) Snapshot”

His & Hers by Alice Feeney (2020) Snapshot

There is always more than one side to the truth Just like the adage says, there are always two sides to any story, and the truth lies somewhere in the middle. Alice Feeney tells the story through Jack’s and Anna’s POVs. Anna is a BBC news reporter who reluctantly covers the suspicious murder of aContinue reading “His & Hers by Alice Feeney (2020) Snapshot”

For Your Own Good by Samantha Downing (2021) Review

There’s no excellence without sacrifice Why I picked up the book: Teddy Crutcher is Belmont Academy’s teacher of the year. His wife couldn’t be prouder, or so he says, as no one has seen or heard from her in a while.  Focused and driven to keep the school’s reputation by pushing the students to achieveContinue reading “For Your Own Good by Samantha Downing (2021) Review”

The Perfect Ruin by Shanora Williams (2021) Snapshot

Recipe for revenge Ivy Hill hides a dark secret, and she waited over a decade to exact revenge on the woman who destroyed her life. The time is right, and she is now on a mission to infiltrate Lola’s elite circle. Earn her trust and make her pay for what she has done.  I readContinue reading “The Perfect Ruin by Shanora Williams (2021) Snapshot”

Gone for Good by Joanna Schaffhausen (2021) Snapshot

Let sleeping killers lie Detective Annalisa Vega #1 At the center of this story, we have the Lovelorn Killer – who, twenty years ago, murdered seven women by ritually binding them and leaving them for dead and then sending gruesome love letters to them in the local papers. After killing his seventh victim, he goesContinue reading “Gone for Good by Joanna Schaffhausen (2021) Snapshot”

Bones of Hilo by Eric Redman (2021) Snapshot

Trouble in paradise When Ralph Fortunato, an unpopular and controversial Mainland developer, is murdered with an ancient Hawaiian spear driven in a golf course, new detective Kawika Wong finds his chance to prove himself.  I read Bones of Hilo as an audiobook produced by Dreamscape Media and narrated by Kurt Kanazawa. His narration was terrific.Continue reading “Bones of Hilo by Eric Redman (2021) Snapshot”

The Guilt Trip by Sandie Jones (2021) Snapshot

One ring to ruin them all We follow Ali, her fiancee Will and 4 of his oldest friends Rachel, Jack, Paige, and Noah, as they attend Ali and Will’s destination wedding in Portugal. Throughout the weekend, secrets will surface and threaten marriages and friendships. At the end of the trip, all of their lives willContinue reading “The Guilt Trip by Sandie Jones (2021) Snapshot”

The Lucky Eight by Sheila Bugler (2021) Snapshot

They survived a plane crash, but at what price? Out of the 160 people who boarded the plane, only 8 survived the crash. Dubbed “The Lucky Eight” by the media, their lives were forever changed that day.  Each year, to honour the occasion and lives lost, the survivors meet on the anniversary of that fatidicalContinue reading “The Lucky Eight by Sheila Bugler (2021) Snapshot”

The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish (2021) Review

Careful who you sit next to Why I picked up the book:  Jaimie and Kit are commuter friends; they take the same ferry and sit next to each other every day. They chat and bond, so when Kit doesn’t show up one day, Jaimie thinks it’s strange but thinks nothing more of it. But whenContinue reading “The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish (2021) Review”

Sixteen Horses by Greg Buchanan (2021) Snapshot

Intensively Dark We follow Ilmarsh detective Nichols and Forensic Veterinarian Cooper as they called in when a farmer finds the heads of sixteen horses buried on his property. Each head posed with a single eye facing the low winter sun. They soon discover a pathogen within the soil, and many of those at the crimeContinue reading “Sixteen Horses by Greg Buchanan (2021) Snapshot”