Posts Categorized: suspense


Book Review: The Drowned Village by Kathleen McGurl

Book Review: The Drowned Village by Kathleen McGurl

February 5, 2019 Book review 4 ★★★★

I came across The Drowned Village by Kathleen McGurl on Facebook and thought ‘that’s an interesting title’ and set about finding about more. When I read the blurb, I was intrigued and immediately one-clicked. First Line of The Drowned Village by Kathleen McGurl “It was always the same dream.” My… Read more »

Book Review: The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet

Book Review: The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet

January 28, 2019 Book review 4 ★★★

Doesn’t a house swap sound like a perfect premise for a thriller? Well that’s what I thought and my mind immediately started speculating what might happen in The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet. I love when a title draws me in like that. First Line of The House Swap by… Read more »

Blog Tour: Who I Am by Sarah Simpson

Blog Tour: Who I Am by Sarah Simpson

November 23, 2018 Blog Tour, Book review 3 ★★★★

I’m delighted to be on this blog tour to help launch Who I Am by Sarah Simpson, a gripping domestic noir that had me questioning everything I read.  I’m also giving away an e-book edition on Between My Lines Facebook page, so make sure and enter there if you like the… Read more »

Book Review: Woman of State by Simon Berthon

Book Review: Woman of State by Simon Berthon

December 15, 2017 Book review 4 ★★★

When Woman of State by Simon Berthon popped into my mailbox, I was excited about the Belfast/Dublin/London settings.  But I knew this book would be an experiment for me as I don’t normally read political thrillers. First Line of Woman of State by Simon Berthon “The movement needs your help.” My Thoughts… Read more »

Book Review : The Surrogate by Louise Jensen

Book Review : The Surrogate by Louise Jensen

November 3, 2017 Book review 5 ★★★★

The Surrogate by Louise Jensen hooked me in with an emotional but tense storyline.  A surrogate theme is always going to be complex, but when all the major parties are hiding secret pasts, well it’s going to be complicated.  And it was.     First Line of The Surrogate by Louise… Read more »

Book Review : Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben

Book Review : Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben

September 26, 2017 Book review 4 ★★★★

When I’m in the mood for a twisty fast-paced read, I know turning to a Harlan Coben book will deliver just what I need.  It’s my hard and fast thriller read rule and Don’t Let Go was no exception. First Line of Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben “Daisy wore… Read more »

Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

June 8, 2017 Book review 33 ★★★½

Into the Water by Paula Hawkins is book that dividing my Goodreads friends into 2 camps.  Team-loving-it, and Team-abandoning-it-quickly.  And I relate to both! Thoughts on Into the Water by Paula Hawkins Yes all the points of view confused and annoyed me, but it’s worth paddling on through the various perspectives…. Read more »