Genre: Thrillers

Most Wanted – Lisa Scottoline

Most Wanted – Lisa Scottoline

Lisa Scottoline is a new to me author, but I have heard of her and seen her books around for years. When I saw Most Wanted, I loved the synopsis and jumped at the chance to read it. I wasn’t sure what to expect going into the read, but a mashup […]

Posted April 10, 2016 by Laura in ARC April, Reviews / 0 Comments

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian had been languishing on my Kindle since January 2015. I kept hearing about it and the movie. I was determined to at least read it before seeing the movie, but nope didn’t happen. I really enjoyed the movie and needed to get to the book. But did I? […]

Posted April 3, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 7 Comments

Only Ever You – Rebecca Drake

Only Ever You – Rebecca Drake

Only Ever You is a parental nightmare thriller. Your young child goes missing and then turns up just fine, then once everything has settled back down, your child is gone once again; and this time they don’t turn back up right away. Pulling from the fear at the heart of every […]

Posted March 17, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Trust No One – Paul Cleave

Trust No One – Paul Cleave

Trust No One has been languishing on my Kindle for months. I heard great things about it when it came out this past August, bought it in September, then got bogged down with ARC reviews and wasn’t able to read it till now. It is an interesting mix of medical drama, […]

Posted March 13, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

I Met Someone – Bruce Wagner

I Met Someone – Bruce Wagner

I Met Someone was so close to being the first book I have ever DNF’d. It was just so not for me. I opened with a self absorbed star name dropping like it was her full time job, moved to a young man who did things for the LULZ (and then explained […]

Posted February 27, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

The Passenger – Lisa Lutz

The Passenger – Lisa Lutz

I have stated many times that I am tired of books being compared to Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train. Those two books started a love of psychological thrillers in me and I have been hunting for the next one that could match up. And I kept being […]

Posted February 26, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

She’s Not There – Joy Fielding

She’s Not There – Joy Fielding

Another new to me author, that I am glad I discovered. Joy Fielding crafted a true “ripped from the headlines” tale of a kidnapped child, a marriage on the rocks and a family that may not survive the loss in She’s Not There. Caroline and Hunter are celebrating their ten […]

Posted February 17, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

Under the Influence – Joyce Maynard

Under the Influence – Joyce Maynard

I have, of course, heard of Joyce Maynard before, but have never read a book she has written. When I saw Under the Influence, I was excited to finally get a chance to read one of her books. And I am glad I did. At the heart of the tale […]

Posted February 16, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment