Tag: mystery/suspense

Book Review: Rule of Law by Randy Singer

Book Review: Rule of Law by Randy Singer

Posted September 14, 2017 / 9 Comments

What did the president know? And when did she know it? For the members of SEAL Team Six, it was a rare mission ordered by the president, monitored in real time from the Situation Room. The Houthi rebels in Yemen had captured an American journalist and a member of the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Protocol by Kathleen Valenti

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Protocol by Kathleen Valenti

Posted September 9, 2017 / 24 Comments

Freshly minted college graduate Maggie O’Malley embarks on a career fueled by professional ambition and a desire to escape the past. As a pharmaceutical researcher, she’s determined to save lives from the shelter of her lab. But on her very first day she’s pulled into a world of uncertainty. Reminders […]


Book Review: A Beautiful Poison by Lydia Kang

Book Review: A Beautiful Poison by Lydia Kang

Posted September 4, 2017 / 4 Comments

Just beyond the Gilded Age, in the mist-covered streets of New York, the deadly Spanish influenza ripples through the city. But with so many victims in her close circle, young socialite Allene questions if the flu is really to blame. All appear to have been poisoned—and every death was accompanied […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Will Not See by Chautona Havig

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Will Not See by Chautona Havig

Posted August 31, 2017 / 14 Comments

When Vikki Jeffries wakes up in a Rockland hotel with no idea of who she is and why she can’t remember… well, anything, the Rockland medical community begins to take a closer look at what may have happened to cause a second case of inexplicable amnesia. But for Vikki, this […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lynette Eason & Bounty Hunter

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lynette Eason & Bounty Hunter

Posted August 30, 2017 / 15 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lynette Eason to the blog today, as part of the Harlequin/Love Inspired Summer Blog Tour with TLC Book Tours! Summer is here. Actually, summer has been here for a couple of months. At least according to the calendar. I don’t get outside much these days […]


Book Review: The Girl with Kaleidoscope Eyes by David Handler

Book Review: The Girl with Kaleidoscope Eyes by David Handler

Posted August 29, 2017 / 2 Comments

HARLAN COBEN calls it “One of my all-time favorite series! …David Handler is so good at writing one smart, funny page-turner after another that he makes it look easy.” Fans of JANET EVANOVICH and CARL HIAASEN, get ready. If you haven’t yet discovered wisecracking sleuth Stewart “Hoagy” Hoag and his faithful basset hound Lulu, you’re […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beneath Copper Falls by Colleen Coble

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beneath Copper Falls by Colleen Coble

Posted August 23, 2017 / 63 Comments

Dana has already learned that love isn’t safe . . . but could it be different in Rock Harbor? As a 911 dispatcher, Dana Newell takes pride in being calm in tough circumstances. In addition to her emotionally-charged career, she’s faced enough emergencies in her own life. She recently escaped […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Bounty Hunter by Lynette Eason

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Bounty Hunter by Lynette Eason

Posted August 15, 2017 / 14 Comments

ON A KILLER’S TRAIL While on a mission to bring his sister’s killer to justice, bounty hunter Riley Martelli spots a missing FBI agent in a Colorado national park. When he calls in the tip, he’s joined in his search by Special Agent Harper Prentiss. Harper, aided by her faithful […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2017 Mystery/Suspense

New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2017 Mystery/Suspense

Posted August 11, 2017 / 20 Comments

Yay! We’ve made it to my very favorite genre – MYSTERY/SUSPENSE. Here are the releases I’m looking forward to from September thru December. Here’s the breakdown for the week’s posts: Monday – Contemporary Fiction Tuesday – Fantasy/YA Wednesday – Historical Fiction Thursday – Amish Fiction Today – Mystery/Suspense Saturday – […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Searching for Irene by Marlene Bateman

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Searching for Irene by Marlene Bateman

Posted August 9, 2017 / 28 Comments

What happened to Irene? When Anna Coughlin, a modern 1920’s woman, travels to the secluded hills of Virginia to work for wealthy Lawrence Richardson, she discovers that the previous secretary, Irene, has mysteriously disappeared. Upon arriving at the castle-like mansion, Anna finds that Lawrence’s handsome, but antagonistic son, Tyler, wants […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Killer Party by Lynn Cahoon

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Killer Party by Lynn Cahoon

Posted July 29, 2017 / 1 Comment

For a gang of old college buddies, the quaint resort town of South Cove, California, is the perfect spot for a no-holds-barred bachelor party. But for Jill Gardner—owner of Coffee, Books and More—this stag party is going to be murder . . . After a few months of living with […]



Book Review: Undercut by Heather Day Gilbert

Book Review: Undercut by Heather Day Gilbert

Posted July 26, 2017 / 13 Comments

Marine sniper Isaiah (“Zane”) Boone is home from Afghanistan with more than a few ghosts. Try as he might to settle back into civilian life in small-town West Virginia, he can’t escape the conviction he’s being followed. Both Zane’s ex-wife and his psychologist claim he’s paranoid, and he can’t prove […]


Meet Mark Fisher from Shelley Shepard Gray’s HIS GUILT

Meet Mark Fisher from Shelley Shepard Gray’s HIS GUILT

Posted July 25, 2017 / 6 Comments

  Shelley Shepard Gray joins us today to talk about the hero of her new novel, His Guilt. (You can read my review here) First, let’s look at the book itself! New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray delivers the next novel in her Amish of Hart […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Engaged in Trouble by Jenny B. Jones

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Engaged in Trouble by Jenny B. Jones

Posted July 22, 2017 / 21 Comments

When a washed-up pop star inherits a wedding planning business, it’s all bouquets and bliss until a bride turns up dead. Paisley Sutton shot to stardom as a teenage rock sensation, but ten years later that star has fizzled out, just like her bank account. When she unexpectedly inherits her aunt’s wedding […]


Book Review: The Cover Story by Deb Richardson-Moore

Book Review: The Cover Story by Deb Richardson-Moore

Posted July 21, 2017 / 4 Comments

A bizarre hit-and-run brings Branigan Powers back to the crime-solving beat A fatal crash involving two college students heading home for the holidays seems like an unfortunate accident. But when the surviving girl wakens, she tells a curious story of the vehicle that forced them off the road–an old-fashioned, 1950s-style […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Searching for Irene by Marlene Bateman

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Searching for Irene by Marlene Bateman

Posted July 18, 2017 / 7 Comments

What happened to Irene? When Anna Coughlin, a modern 1920’s woman, travels to the secluded hills of Virginia to work for wealthy Lawrence Richardson, she discovers that the previous secretary, Irene, has mysteriously disappeared. Upon arriving at the castle-like mansion, Anna finds that Lawrence’s handsome, but antagonistic son, Tyler, wants […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Guilt by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Guilt by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted July 17, 2017 / 19 Comments

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray delivers the next novel in her Amish of Hart County series—a suspenseful tale of an Amish man who will risk all to protect the woman he loves. Mark Fisher has returned home to Hart County, determined to put the […]