Genre: Mystery & Detective


Book Review : Second Life by S J Watson

Book Review : Second Life by S J Watson

March 10, 2015 Book review 7 ★★

I was highly anticipating this book before I started it.  I enjoyed Before I Go To Sleep and I was expecting another twisty page turner.  And maybe lots of people will find this book to be just that but I’m not one of them. First Line of Second Life by… Read more »

Book Review: Endless Night by Agatha Christie

Book Review: Endless Night by Agatha Christie

December 10, 2014 Book review 4 ★★★½

Whenever I want to give the brain cells a little bit of a workout, I turn to an Agatha Christie book and brush up on my amateur sleuthing skills. Yet again it was Agatha 1, Trish 0. Well played Dame Christie! First Line of Endless Night by Agatha Christie “In… Read more »

Book Review : Found by Harlan Coben

Book Review : Found by Harlan Coben

September 11, 2014 Book review 4 ★★★½

Young Adult mystery series can be disappointing when you compare them to adult thrillers.  However this one is a bit different, maybe because it is a spin-off from Harlan Coben’s adult detective series about Myron.  This series focuses on Myron’s nephew Mickey and it’s one of the very few YA… Read more »

Book Review : Stolen by Dawn Kopman Whidden

Book Review : Stolen by Dawn Kopman Whidden

September 10, 2014 Book review 2 ★★★½

Are you looking at the cover and thinking no, just no?!  If so I agree with you on that basis however despite my reservations over the cover, I really enjoyed the latest instalment in this murder mystery series.  First Line of Stolen by Dawn Kopman Whidden:  “The first of the nine-one-one… Read more »

Book Review : Finding Claire Fletcher by Lisa Regan

Book Review : Finding Claire Fletcher by Lisa Regan

August 12, 2014 Book review 7 ★★★★

Finding Claire Fletcher is a book where every girl’s worst nightmare comes true. The abduction storyline is chilling, scary and horribly realistic. My Recap of Finding Claire Fletcher : Claire Fletcher was abducted 10 years ago. However bizarrely one night Connor meets a girl whom he spends the night with… Read more »

Book Review : The Accident by C L Taylor

Book Review : The Accident by C L Taylor

May 23, 2014 Book review 8 ★★★★½

When I saw the tagline for this one ‘Keeping this secret was killing her’; I knew I had to read it. My curiosity was immediately piqued and I wanted to know what secret and how was it killing her and I wanted to know it now! If you love nosing… Read more »

Blog Tour : Before You Die by Samantha Hayes

Blog Tour : Before You Die by Samantha Hayes

April 22, 2014 Blog Tour 3

I’m delighted to welcome author Samantha Hayes here today.  I read and loved her first book Until You’re Mine last year and I just finished her new book Before You Die this weekend.  Both are riveting page-turners and I can highly recommend them to all who like psychological thrillers.  Keep… Read more »