Category Archives: Crime / Thriller

Review: Pecan Pies and Deadly Lies by Nancy Naigle

Book info: Title: Pecan Pie and Deadly Lies (Adams Grove, #4) Author: Nancy Naigle Publisher: Montlake Romance Release Date: September 24, 2013 Rating: 5 stars Source: Purchased from Amazon Official Summary: Pecan Pie and Deadly Lies is a sweet, down-home … Continue reading

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Review: The Hitwoman and the Family Jewels by JB Lynn

Book info: Title: The Hitwoman and the Family Jewels (Confessions of a Slightly Neurotic Hitwoman, #4) Author: JB Lynn Publisher: JB Lynn Release Date: April 26, 2013 Source: ARC won from Author Rating: 5 stars Official Summary: How do you … Continue reading

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Review: Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo

I read this book in one gulp. There is something oddly haunting about it, and the dark, cold landscape adds to it. Katie Burkholder was raised Amish, but decided not to stay in the Amish way of life. Now she’s … Continue reading

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Review: Death at Dawn by Caro Peacock

This historical, set at the start of Queen Victoria’s reign, was totally gripping. Liberty Lane, the protagonist of the novel, is everything you could wish for. Independent-minded, well-educated, but still a product of her times. When she is offered boys’ … Continue reading

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Review: And Only To Deceive by Tasha Alexander

And Only To Deceive bills itself as a novel of suspense, but it’s much more. The editor and marketing department must have had a hard time deciding where to put it. It’s set in Victorian England for a big chunk … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is just one of many books I’ve read recently set in Scandanavia. I’ve read a Danish detective series for a few years, and this Swedish thriller was a natural title for me to pick … Continue reading

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