Genre: Mystery


Book Review : How I Lost You by Jenny Blackhurst

Book Review : How I Lost You by Jenny Blackhurst

June 30, 2015 Book review 10 ★★★½

The whole premise of this book is just intriguing. A woman, who was jailed for murdering her son while suffering from severe post-depression, comes out of prison and gets a photo that indicates her son is still alive. Colour me intrigued, I couldn’t wait to unravel this one. First Line… Read more »

Book Review : The Lie by C L Taylor

Book Review : The Lie by C L Taylor

June 4, 2015 Book review 10 ★★★★

I snapped up this book without even looking at the synopsis as I enjoyed this authors début novel so much. Pretty smart decision by me as this one was even darker and had a sinister setting that gave me all the creeps that I expect from a psychological thriller! First… Read more »

Book Review : The Lake by Sheena Lambert

Book Review : The Lake by Sheena Lambert

June 3, 2015 Book review 10 ★★★½

The blurb for The Lake immediately grabbed my attention with its 1975 setting in a rural Irish village and the creepy discovery of a body found in a lake.  Two things guaranteed to make me want to dive straight into its pages! First line of The Lake by Sheena Lambert:… Read more »

Book Review : When by Victoria Laurie

Book Review : When by Victoria Laurie

January 13, 2015 Book review 24 ★★★½

This book had me so excited.  The creepy cover and the “would you want to know” tagline hooked me right in.  And if you like a Sc Fi/Cri Fi genre mix-up then this might be just the book for you. First Line of When by Victoria Laurie: “I’m not exactly sure… Read more »

Book Review : Before You Die by Samantha Hayes

Book Review : Before You Die by Samantha Hayes

June 11, 2014 Book review 3 ★★★★

What I love about this nerve-jangling thriller is that it deals with teenage on-line bullying in a realistic but shocking way. This is a subject that can’t be talked about enough and I love that this book is highlighting it and bringing awareness to the topic. First Life of Before… Read more »

Book Review : Faceless by Dawn Kopman Whidden

Book Review : Faceless by Dawn Kopman Whidden

November 28, 2013 Book review 2 ★★★★

Faceless is a really well written crime novel brimming over with characters that I adore spending time with.  This is one of those times where the motto ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’ comes in to play because I hate the cover but loved the content! My Recap of… Read more »