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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: Trapped by Scandal by Jane Feather

Book Review: Trapped by Scandal by Jane Feather

July 29, 2015 Book review 6 ★★★★

This is a book that brings the romance AND the history of 18th century Paris and London to the table. All too often historical romantic fiction is too heavily weighted on the romance side or on the history side but Trapped by Scandal combines both effortlessly. First Line of by… 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 : Resonance by Celine Kiernan

Book Review : Resonance by Celine Kiernan

May 20, 2015 Book review 7 ★★★

OK, don’t all look at that 3 star rating and dismiss this as book not worthy of your time!  Hear me out, this book is really good but I’m just not the best target audience for it. First Line of Resonance by Celine Kiernan: “For a moment, the Angel looked… Read more »