Quick Search

Advanced Search


Clear Filters

Review Search Results

There are 1,610 results matching your search criteria.

Deadly Obsession - A Brown and De Luca Novel, #5

Deadly Obsession is a good read with a well written plot. The only thing I had issue with was how fast it changed point of views. It took me awhile to get back in the groove of reading once I figured out whose point of view I was looking fr...

3 Stars

Murder Most Frothy - Coffeehouse Mysteries, #4

This is Book 4 of 14 of Cleo Coyle's Coffeehouse Mystery Series. As I read this book, I find that I was totally interested in it. There was no disappointment. I found that this "cozy" mystery isn't like most of the others. Most of them have...

4 Stars

Floored

What would you do if someone came into your car and gave you a thousand dollars to drive them around? Would you tell them to get out? Would you accept the money and all the consequences that comes with it? Would it make a difference if the...

3 Stars

The Vines

These days, a good, scary story is not all that easy to find. It’s true that there are great horror writers, and great suspense writers, and some who bridge both genres equally well. The author Christopher Rice is one of those very gifted a...

5 Stars

Swept Away - V3

This novella is another great win penned by Haymore. Volume three is possibly the best out of the first three volumes. I am still debating about that because this series has been so good from the beginning and it has continued with this rev...

Stars

The Perfect Witness

In this story Iris Johansen brings us another great story. We get to catch up on two characters from her book Pandora's Daughter. Ms. Johansen brings us a very strong female lead. She can push her characters to the edge of giving up but she...

5 Stars

Tempest in a Teapot - A Teapot Collector Mystery, #1

I absolutely love cozy mysteries. The author wrote this one with characters that are well-created. They are absolutely human and have all the little oddities of regular people. Our heroine Sophie returned to her "home town", the place she g...

4 Stars

Death at the Black Bull - A Sheriff Virgil Dalton Mystery, #1

Frank Hayes has caught us up with a perfect debut novel. Virgil Dalton is half Native American and is Sheriff to Hayward, he is a rancher and a lawyer. Any lady landing him might get it all. Buddy Hinton disappears, the sheriff thinks the g...

5 Stars
  • Author: Frank Hayes
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery, ! Debut Title
  • Publisher: Berkley

Indelible - A New Life Series, #5

This is a continuing story set around Tori. Tori's brother is really making me mad. I don't like how he thinks it's OK to manipulate her into doing what he wants her to do. He's got it in his head that she is better living with him than in...

4 Stars

Night Watch - Em Ridge Mysteries, #1

This is a book I loved and recommend. What a crazy, adventurous, whirlwind of a story. This book had me in its grip from the first page. There are so many twists and turns that you really don't know what's happening until the very end. Capt...

Stars

Weave of Absence - Weaving Mysteries, #1

First some information on this book; this is officially the third tale in the “Weaving Mystery” series; however, it’s the first book I have read in the storyline that follows a female character named Della who owns and operates a weaving st...

4 Stars

Murder, She Wrote - Death of a Blue Blood

In Murder, She Wrote Death of a Blue Blood the reader follows the continued exploits of Jessica Fletcher from the same said TV series. Please note, watching the series on TV is a completely different experience from reading the series. This...

3 Stars
  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Cozy, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Oodles of Poodles - A Pet Rescue Mystery, #4

If you are a dog lover, this is a good book to while away the hours. Ms. Johnston is great with inserting realistic expectations of caring for animals whether it’s for a dog or one shelter. I enjoyed reading this mystery book as Lauren Vanc...

Stars

Gutenberg's Apprentice

You may have heard of Johann Gutenberg, his printing innovations and famous Bible, but this piece of historical fiction sheds lights on two other men who were as much a part of the story as the volatile German himself. In “Gutenberg’s Appre...

4 Stars

No Test for the Wicked - A Lexi Carmichael Mystery, #5

I absolutely love Lexi Carmichael. She is a geek that knows how to rock it. Though this book is part of a series, you can read and thoroughly enjoy it without having read previous books but you really will want to read the previous books. T...

5 Stars

The Job - A Fox and O'Hare Novel

Nicolas Fox is at it again, or is he. This is the third book in a series about former thief (or is he), Nick Fox and FBI agent, Kate O’Hare. Just like their partnership, nothing is as it seems. There is plenty of action and not quite legal...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Janet Evanovich, Lee Goldberg
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: Bantam

Doghouse - A Gin & Tonic Mystery

This fun mystery story does a nice job of gradually unfolding a set of clues that lead the main characters on a convoluted search for the truth. The occasional interjections by the furry members of the cast is a little disconcerting because...

Stars

Forced Disappearance

This action-packed story provides a thrilling read that combines an exciting mystery with a poignant and thought-provoking glimpse of the dangers that can be present in other countries. The excitement starts with the first page and amazingl...

Stars

Seven Wonders

I will happily admit, I was quite pleasantly surprised when I read this book. Having no exposure to this author previously, I had no expectations of this novel when I began reading it. What I found was a very fun, adventurous read, a kind o...

4 Stars

Hounded - Andy Carpenter Novels, #12

I like to read almost every kind of novel, including mysteries and thrillers. “Hounded” by David Rosenfelt is an “Andy Carpenter” mystery, one of thirteen written by Rosenfelt. I was not familiar with Rosenfelt’s novels previously and so wa...

4 Stars

Tunnel Vision

Mandy was murdered 15 years ago and her boyfriend, Duke was sent to prison for it. Now Betty and June have discovered that Mandy was June's aunt they try to figure out what happened. Along the way they run into a P.I. called Nickel. This wa...

4 Stars

Brownies and Broomsticks - A Magical Bakery Mystery, #1

Ms. Cates has written a wonderful little cozy book that shows how friends and family can work together to help the family out. Savannah is on Katie Lightfoot's next and final stop. She hopes to work with her culinary skills at her aunt and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Bailey Cates
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery, * PARA: Supernatural
  • Publisher: Signet

Death of a Chocoholic - Hayley Powell Mystery, #4

Hayley is a cocktails and food columnist. When she fails again at love she decides that she is craving chocolates. What she really wants is a box from Bessie Winthrop, but she has just been found dead. While a heart attack is suspected to b...

4 Stars

Shades of Earl Grey - A Tea Shop Mystery, #3

Shades of Earl Grey by Laura Childs is one of the books in the every expanding Tea Shop Mysteries. This comes in at book number three. It’s a fun mystery that will have readers getting the rest of the series books. In this installment, Theo...

4 Stars

Stirring the Plot - A Cookbook Nook Mystery, #3

Every year Crystal Cove in California makes Halloween a huge deal. They always have a fund raising group called the Winsome Witches help to make the event better. Jenna Hart has made The Cookbook Nook part of the fun. The only problem now i...

4 Stars

Cover Your Eyes

This crime thriller centers around a case in which a man named Jeb, was tried and convicted for murder, but now with the advancement of DNA, Jeb is petitioning to have the blood evidence re-examined. Enter Rachel Wainwright. Rachel is a pub...

3 Stars

Body Language

Even though this was short it was a good read. You understood what was happening and didn’t get lost. The sentences flowed and the plot was well established. Having your stalker follow you to your hometown is no fun, it’s even worse when th...

Stars

Accused - A Rosato & Associates Novel

Mary Dinuzio has just been promoted to partner when in walks a thirteen year old looking to hire the firm to find out who killed her sister six years prior. A young man was arrested for it and is in prison but the girl does not believe he d...

3 Stars

Gun Metal Heart

When I selected Gun Metal Heart to review, I expected a story filled with action and adventure. I got way more than I bargained for! This was definitely an on-the-edge-of-you-seat kinda story that kept me guessing at every turn. Daria Gibro...

5 Stars

Her Lone Wolf - X-Ops, #2

This is the second installment in Paige Tyler's X-OPS series. This story was an action packed thrill ride from start to finish. I enjoyed learning about the characters pasts and how they interacted with each other. This is a great new serie...

5 Stars

The Darkest Hour

Have you ever wondered what it would have been like if the Nazis had won the Second World War? What if they had invaded England and continued their reign of terror, especially focusing on the Jewish population? “The Darkest Hour” by Tony Sc...

4 Stars
  • Author: Tony Schumacher
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery, * HIST: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: William Morrow

The Secret Place - Dublin Murder Squad

What a stellar story! Ms. French packs a wealth of antics sure to drive any armature sleuth up the wall. She captures the reader’s attention almost instantly with the verve of a teenager’s angst and superiority of intelligence. This book ma...

5 Stars

One of Us

Dr. Sheridan Doyle, Danny to his friends and family, is a successful forensic psychologist in Philadelphia. A once nerdy, bookish child, Doyle returns to his home town, the mining town of Lost Creek, to care for his ailing grandfather. But...

3 Stars

Deadly Ruse - Mac McClellan Mysteries, #2

It’s time to stay up late and get sucked into book two in the Mac McClellan Mysteries series. Kate Bell's former boyfriend, Wes Harrison supposedly perished twelve years ago. It was a boating accident. Now she’s Mac's girlfriend. Kate think...

5 Stars

By Cook or by Crook - A Five-Ingredient Mystery, #1

Val Deniston is haunted by the car accident that ended her career as a cookbook publicist, so she’s traded in New York and returned to her roots near the Chesapeake Bay. A “home cook” herself, Val gets a job managing the Cool Down Café at t...

4 Stars

The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit

The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit is an interesting book and. I liked how the main character, David, was drawn to the resort and how when he got there…he had a ghostly experience. The author did a great job of making the story about David...

4 Stars

Entwined - A New Life Series, #3

Micheal is a very interesting person and different from Henri, he's also very judgmental. On a promise to Henri he went looking for Tori and found her in the music shop in L.A., but she ran from him and got on a train. With some help he cau...

4 Stars

Exposed - A New Life Series, #4

The FBI is really pissing me off, I hope they stay true to their promise to let Tori have her freedom. I'm so glad she finally found out who she is and where she came from. Her brother is a dick though and I don't think that being famous ha...

Stars

Gossamer Ghost - A Scrapbooking Mystery, #12

First of all I have to say that Laura Childs is one of my favorite authors. Each of her books are wonderful with great storylines and fun characters. In Gossamer Ghost we get the perfect mystery to read this time of year, around Halloween....

4 Stars

Black Ice

Black Ice is a mystery right at the start. It is fast paced and we'll just plain yummy. It kept me guessing until the murderer was revealed. It did have a few boring parts that you could probably skip over. But all in all it was worth the r...

Stars

The Never List

This is a novel of three women who were held as captives by a sadist who tortured them daily. It’s now ten years later and they are free, but still trying to deal with what happened to them. There was a fourth girl, Jennifer, who died durin...

3 Stars

Falcon's Bend Case Files, Volume I - The Early Cases

This is a book that introduces the reader to the town of Falcon Bend and their new detective Pete Shasta with a set of novellas to wet the reader's appetite. There are five novellas that help the reader to get to know Pete at the beginning...

5 Stars

Murder Off the Beaten Path - A Search and Rescue Mystery, #2

This book was so interesting, fun, and suspenseful. It’s also a little romantic and kept my attention to the end. I can't help but want to read another book and find out more about Gracie. You can't read this book fast enough and when you r...

5 Stars
  • Author: M.L. Rowland
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Cozy, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Dumah's Demons - AngelFire Chronicles, #1.5

Having read both books 1 and 2 of the Angelfire series by author Ami Blackwelder, I knew Dumah’s Demons would be a perfect complement to the series. I was not disappointed in the least. This novella tells the story of Dumah, Kian’s troubled...

4 Stars

Vertigo 42 - A Richard Jury Mystery

You know you've found an author of extraordinary skill and talent when you still hear their characters’ voices in your head long after you've put one of their books down. Martha Grimes is one of those authors. Her characters don’t just come...

5 Stars

Harbor Island - Sharpe & Donovan

Carla Neggers writes top notch romantic suspense, and Harbor Island is no exception. The story is intense, ratcheting the tension from the very first page, and the characters, though well established in this installment of the Sharpe & Dono...

Stars

Marked Down for Murder - Good Buy Girls Mystery #4

Marked Down for Murder by Josie Belle is an enjoyable cozy mystery with a likable cast of characters. The mystery kept me guessing, but it also added a unique twist of complication to the plot. The fact that the woman accused of murder is s...

Stars

The Forgotten Pharaoh

This book has lots of descriptions of the teen characters experiencing lust and sexual desires. These are the parts that I thought the book could have done without. There are ways to write about physical attractions without being so explici...

3 Stars

Killer in Control - A Key West Mystery

This is a quick, light, cozy mystery with a host of quirky characters centered on a B&B in Key West. Kitt is on leave from her job as a police officer due to her shooting a suspect who was apparently unarmed. While her job hangs in limbo, K...

4 Stars

Keep Me Safe - Slow Burn Novels, #1

I loved reading this and was absorbed from the first page. Maya banks is another favorite author of mine and I can tell that this will be another great series. I cannot wait to read the next book. I felt so bad for Ramie and the life she li...

Stars

There are 1,610 results matching your search criteria.