Tag: thriller

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: The Honeymoon by Tina Seskis

Book Review: The Honeymoon by Tina Seskis

May 31, 2017 Book review 4 ★★★★

I devoured The Honeymoon by Tina Seskis with an ominous sense of dread. I couldn’t guess if we were dealing with an unreliable narrator, vengeful family members, a huge red herring of a disappearance, or just your average random psychopath. So as you can imagine I was flipping pages rapidly… Read more »

Book Review: Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben

Book Review: Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben

March 22, 2016 Book review 20 ★★★★

I have to make a confession about Fool Me Once By Harlan Coben….hands up, I admit it, I was fooled!     First Line of Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben   “They buried Joe three days after his murder.”   My Thoughts on Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben… Read more »

The Daughter’s Secret by Eva Holland

The Daughter’s Secret by Eva Holland

September 7, 2015 Book review 18 ★★★½

Balancing the books is a quick fire review where I list the assets and liabilities of a book (as I see them) and leave you decide if you think this book is worth investing in.   The Assets of The Daughter’s Secret by Eva Holland: Intrigue: The book holds out… Read more »

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 : 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 »