Genre: Suspense


Book Review: Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay

Book Review: Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay

August 11, 2015 Book review 6 ★★★★

Just as you would expect from a Linwood Barclay, this book is brimming over with action, drama and mystery. First Line of Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay: “A couple of hours before all hell broke loose, I was in bed, awake since five, pondering the circumstances that had returned me,… 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 : You by Caroline Kepnes

Book Review : You by Caroline Kepnes

March 24, 2015 Book review 12 ★★★

It’s been 16 hours and 1 day since I last read You.  And do I miss You?  Well…. it’s complicated! First Line of You by Caroline Kepnes: “You walk into the bookstore and you keep your hand on the door to make sure it doesn’t slam.”  My Thoughts on You… Read more »

Book Review : Nocte by Courtney Cole

Book Review : Nocte by Courtney Cole

January 5, 2015 Book review 5 ★★★½

With a tagline of ‘save me and I’ll save you’, I knew this book was one that wouldn’t linger long on my To-Be-Read wasteland.  It sounded exciting and any reviews I had seen mentioned dark and twisty so in I dived.  I love books with murky, mysterious plots! First Line… Read more »