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Blood Defense

Defense attorney, Samantha Brinkman is a hard working Los Angeles criminal defense attorney. She's working hard and struggling to get her practice up in the higher rank of actual paying clients. Then her chance comes, or so she thinks. A TV...

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The Passenger

Wrapped within a multitude of colorful threads, "The Passenger", crafted by well-known writer Lisa Lutz, is a ultimate brainteaser and psychological thriller that will keep a reader wondering why, oh why, would a person flee her home after...

4 Stars

The Last Girl - The Dominion Trilogy, #1

The Last Girl, by Joe Hart, is world and character building at its best. This story explores everything from government control to family dynamics. The changes in the main character, Zoey, are subtle at first, but then major. Readers will e...

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Braking for Bodies - A Cycle Path Mystery, #2

This fun story provides a madcap adventure that has several levels of frenzy taking place on the picturesque island that is home to a multitude of idiosyncratic individuals. The misfortunes plaguing the upcoming nuptials between Evie’s part...

4 Stars
  • Author: Duffy Brown
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery, * SUSP: Cozy
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Oxford Inheritance

Long ago, I outgrew horror novels, save for an occasional ghost story, mainly because they are so graphically violent, and are nothing but a big fat giant gore fest, which only gross me out. But, tell me the story has a Gothic feel to it, a...

4 Stars

Killer in the Kitchen - Murder, She Wrote, #43

Killer in the Kitchen is Jessica Fletcher at her finest! A new restaurant is opening in Cabot Cove, ‘The Fin & Claw’, which is owned and operated by Brad and Marcie, who just happen to be related to one of Jessica’s oldest friends. Naturall...

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

A Brilliant Death

The little town of Brilliant, Ohio was changed when they learned of Amanda Baron's supposed accidental drowning. She and a man, supposedly her lover, were on a small boat, without lights, when a barge suddenly appeared. Did Amanda and the m...

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Rest in Peach - A Georgia Peach Mystery, #2

The Georgia Peach Mystery series has been really fun and enjoyable to read. I found the Debutante rules at the beginning of each chapter to be funny and some witty. We once again get to go with Nola Mae Harper and her family on a Southern a...

5 Stars
  • Author: Susan Furlong
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery, * SUSP: Cozy
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Fine Art of Murder - Katherine Sullivan Mysteries

Setting: Minnesota. Chief of police, Katherine Sullivan has gone back home after retiring. Now instead of a gun she waves a paint brush. She's trying to establish herself as an artist. All changes when Katherine needs her previous job skill...

4 Stars

Speakers of the Dead - Walt Whitman Mysteries

This novel is a historical fiction taking place back in 1843 in New York City. The main character, Walt Whitman, a journalist, gets involved in a mystery involving dissections of the dead. Back in 1843, a rarity has just been founded, a med...

3 Stars
  • Author: J. Aaron Sanders
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: HIST: Historical Fiction, * SUSP: Mystery, Debut Title
  • Publisher: Plume

The Eloquence of the Dead

SETTING: Dubin, 1887 This is Book Two in the Joe Swallow Series. The books don't have to be read in sequence. Sargent Joe Swallow hasn't had a promotion in a long time and isn't very happy, especially since he is the best they have. Now he'...

3 Stars

Annabel Lee - A Coffey & Hill Novel, #1

When I saw that this book had somewhat of an Edgar Allan Poe theme, I knew I had to get it, no matter what genre it was. It's been a while since I read a good suspense novel anyway and that is definitely what this book is. It keeps you gues...

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Murder at the 42nd Street Library - Book 1

This author definitely knows his crime fiction. He gave us a smart and yet twisty mystery. This is the first book in the library series that has the reader meet Raymond Ambler, sleuth and librarian. At the corner of 42nd Street and 5th Aven...

3 Stars

Sweet Pepper Hero - A Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade, #4

When I saw this I had to read it. My hubby is a fire buff, and I love Dalmatians. Plus there was a ghost. I figured that there would be enough info to keep me entertained. However I did not plan on such a great mystery. There are more ghost...

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Silence in the Dark - Logan Point, #4

Patricia Bradley has written a very good mystery-thriller in “Silence in the Dark”. I assumed that there had been a previous novel written about the Adams family of Logan Point since there were allusions to a previous story. That did not bo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Patricia Bradley
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: Revell

A Familiar Tail - A Witch's Cat Mystery, #1

A cutesy witchy tale from start to finish is hard to achieve; yet Ms. James succeeds on all counts! This story has all the elements for an enjoyable read: great plot, good character development, mystery and suspense! Not to mention murder....

4 Stars

The Italian Divide - Craig Page Thrillers, #5

Allan Topol is a master at pulling together several pieces of current events and creating a fast-paced, tight-action spy-thriller novel, and his latest novel, "The Italian Divide", is no different. This is one book of several involving Crai...

5 Stars

Hide Away - Eve Duncan

Hide Away is number twenty of Iris Johansen's Eve Duncan series. I have been reading about Eve since the first book. Each and every novel has been better than the last. Johansen’s writing is great. She writes in such a way that you find you...

5 Stars

Ride Hard - A Raven Riders Novel, #1

I loved this book so much that I never put it down. Ride Hard had the same suspense and passion as the Hard Ink series. Because of my love for that series I had certain expectations for this story and just know that Laura Kaye certainly del...

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'Til Death Do Us Part

Long time readers of Amanda Quick will love this latest historical thriller / mystery title and those new to her will add Quick to their auto-buy list. In ‘Til Death Do Us Part we are taken on a dark adventure as we seek a serial killer. Qu...

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  • Author: Amanda Quick
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Historical, * ROM: Suspense
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Whisker of Trouble - A Second Chance Cat Mystery, #3

“A Whisker of Trouble” by Sofie Ryan is a cozy mystery that follows Sarah Grayson as she tries to help out a friend, keep her older assistants and friends from getting into too much trouble, oh, and solve a murder without anyone else gettin...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sofie Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Cozy, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Tattooed As Trouble - Vegas Vixens

"Tattooed as Trouble" was a funny book that caught my attention from the first page. Rae is a pain in the ass for Quinn from the start and it just cracked me up. She gave him a run for his money and kept him alert. Being a U.S. Marshall is...

4 Stars

Flawless

FBI agent, Craig Frasier is brought in to investigate when a rash of thefts in New York’s Diamond district turns deadly and finds himself drawn to Kieran Finnegan whose pub is somehow involved in this engaging romantic suspense. Kieran and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Heather Graham
  • Review by: Evampire
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Suspense
  • Publisher: MIRA

Predator - A Crossbow Novel

Private security consultant Major Hector Cross has seen it all. He’s handled assignments from Africa to the Middle East as he’s tangled with warlords, pirates, arm dealers and other miscreants bent on causing pain and destruction. Cross nev...

3 Stars

The Obsession

I have to admit upfront that when I saw a Nora Roberts book on the list for reviews I experienced a bit of a fan girl moment. The opportunity to get a sneak peak at the new book, along with the chance to review one of her books was a dream...

5 Stars

Defender

Defender is one book that is a little out there. It has the topic of a girl who finds a dead body, but her father doesn’t believe her. Tiny is a 6ft 6in woman. Her boyfriend is much shorter. They head out to find out what happened. This boo...

3 Stars

Breakdown - An Alex Delaware Novel, #31

This latest psychological suspense story pushes the popular Alex Delaware series to over thirty titles and offers one of the more intriguing puzzles for the psychologist and his friend, LAPD Detective Milo Sturgis, to test their investigati...

4 Stars

Hard Cold Winter - Van Shaw Novels, #2

Glen Erik Hamilton, a Seattle native, utilizes his home turf in this excellent thriller that follows up on his first novel, “Past Crimes”, which was nominated for an Edgar Award in the first novel category. Van Shaw, the series’ protagonist...

4 Stars

Moss Hysteria - A Flower Shop Mystery, #18

In the next installment of Collins’ popular series, Abby Knight and her husband Marco are happy to finally be moving into their new home, but like everything Abby undertakes, it’s not long before mystery abounds in their new little communit...

5 Stars

A Gala Event - An Orchard Mystery, #9

As with many cozy mysteries this one has a theme, one that I did enjoy. This one includes wedding plans and I thought that the characters were great. They were perfect for this genre and I enjoyed Meg. In this one we have a cold case. In mo...

3 Stars

The House of Pearl

I sat down with this book hoping to take a break from my love of romance books with a good supernatural thriller. Unfortunately, it was a struggle for me to see this story through until the end. I could not connect with the writing at all....

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  • Author: Robert Max Bovill
  • Review by: LoveToRead
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Paranormal * Fantasy, * ROM: Suspense
  • Publisher: iUniverse

Hard Silence - Agents Undercover, #2

Abby has had a hard life and boy is it a head spinner. She’s survived on pure determination and silence and it has worked for her until now. Jeff thinks that Abby is great and he wants to get to know her but it’s hard. She’s keeping secrets...

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Twisted River

Kate and Mannix O'Brien of Limerick, Ireland have a lot of the regular issues like most families have. They have the financial as well as the stress of a son that is constantly being picked on at school by some bullies. Izzy, their daughter...

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Meddling with Murder - Crouch End Confidential, #3

Author Ellie Campbell gives the reader a story dealing with Cathy O' Farrell and Pimple as they are the owners of the ‘Crouch End Confidential Agency’. It was at one time called ‘Helping People Who Would Otherwise Commit Suicide’. As the st...

4 Stars

The Winter Garden Mystery - Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, #2

In “The Winter Garden Mystery” by Carola Dunn, Daisy Dalrymple is back and stumbling across dead bodies. Rather than survive in proper genteel poverty with her mother, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple has decided to live in less than genteel...

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The Shock of Night - The Darkwater Saga, #1

One thing that got my interest in "The Shock of Night", a novel by Patrick W. Carr, is the title. In a way, the title makes sense. The story is good fantasy and the characters are memorable. I liked the way the mysterious gift in this story...

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Girl in the Dark

One of the Netherlands’ newest and brightest young suspense writers, Marion Pauw marks her debut in the U.S. with this imaginative, award winning psychological thriller. With a demanding legal career and a young son with behavior issues, Ir...

4 Stars

Skinny Dipping with Murder - An Otter Lake Mystery

There is no doubt about it, Skinny Dipping with Murder is a fun book. Otter Lake is the perfect setting for a mystery. All of us have a little Erica Bloom in us. She is a wonderful main character who has a past, and a family, that she's nev...

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When the Cat's Away - Proverbial Crime Mysteries book #2

Dane McCaslin brings the wonderful town of Seneca Meadows to life full of fabulously entertaining inhabitants. Caro Layton-Browning is unique and so very British, which in itself is amusing. I loved meeting all of the different characters a...

4 Stars

Crime and Poetry - A Magical Bookshop Mystery, #1

Violet Waverly returns to her hometown to care for her ailing grandmother when she gets a shock: her grandma is perfectly fine. It was a ruse to get Violet back home to work in her magical bookstore, Charming Books. Violet intends to return...

4 Stars

Dead Men's Tales - Olivia Grant Mysteries book #2

Phillis A. Humphrey brings us another mystery with the determined Olivia Grant. Olivia is definitely a strong-willed woman and I'm so glad to see her interactions with her brother. Her attitude is definitely enjoyable to witness. I was look...

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The Stephen King Companion - Four Decades of Fear from the Master of Horror

I loved this book. There is no other way to describe what a book like this means to a Stephen King fan. This is the third iteration of this book, adding 1995 to 2015. He has written other books about the master of horror as well. This book...

5 Stars

All Sales Final - Good Buy Girls, #5

When Maggie finds a skeleton in her future home she wants to find out what happened and when. She comes to the conclusion that there is a murderer on the loose and now her house has a ghost and her house is haunted. She gets the Good Buy Gi...

4 Stars

Death of A Bad Apple - A Food Festival Mystery, #3

As usual Penny Pike got my attention from the first chapter of this book when she describes her heroine, Darcy, and her family to the new food that is being made for the new festival the family is going. However, this book has a flaw; its’...

4 Stars
  • Author: Penny Pike
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Cozy, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

One Foot in the Grove - An Olive Grove Mystery, #1

Plot: Can Eva figure out why someone killed the fishing and hunting guided at her family plantation before she is thrown into jail for the murder? Author Kelly Lane has created a cozy mystery that drew my attention at first chapter and kept...

3 Stars
  • Author: Kelly Lane
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * SUSP: Cozy, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Seduction In Seville - The Men of FTI Book 2

Seduction in Seville is the 2nd book in the Men of FTI series. This is a contemporary romantic suspense featuring characters from the first book, “Seduction in Sierra Leone”. Patrick Kane wakes up in a hospital in Seville, Spain after an “O...

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The Cracked Spine - A Scottish Bookshop Mystery, #1

“The Cracked Spine” by Paige Shelton is the first book in a new series featuring transplanted Kansan Delaney Nichols. After answering an ad looking for a bold adventurer who would investigate searches for lost things and help return lost it...

3 Stars

Dark Hearts - Secrets and Lies

Dark Hearts is the thrilling conclusion to the Secrets and Lies Series by Sharon Sala. Once again Sala expertly explores the dynamics of small towns, close families, lost love reunited, and dark deeds. Sharon Sala balances suspense and roma...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sharon Sala
  • Review by: Valerie
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Suspense
  • Publisher: MIRA

Melting Shadows

The challenge of delivering a good romantic suspense story is making the danger believable and exciting while creating an atmosphere that fosters the development of an intensifying romance. I think the author did a very nice job of creating...

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  • Author: Rhea Rhodan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Paranormal * Fantasy, * ROM: Suspense
  • Publisher: Rhea Rhodan

No Shred of Evidence - Inspector Ian Rutledge Mysteries, #18

When Scotland Yard’s Ian Rutledge is sent down to the north coast of Cornwall to assist in an investigation of attempted murder that involves four young women as suspects, he doesn’t realize that one of them is a former acquaintance. All fr...

4 Stars

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