Force of Nature

Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Aaron Falk #2): A Book Review

Title: Force of Nature (Aaron Falk #2) Author: Jane Harper Publish Date: February 6, 2018 Genre: Crime/Thriller Obtained: Goodreads Giveaway Synopsis: Aaron Falk is back, this time investigating the disappearance of a woman who disappeared in the wilderness while on a retreat with a handful of coworkers. Five women entered the bush and only four walked out. The search is…

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The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen: A Book Review

Title: The Wife Between Us Author: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Published: January 9th (Happy Birthday to Me!!) Genre: Thriller Obtained: Book of the Month December Selection Synopsis (from book): When you read this book, you will make many assumptions. You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement. You will assume you…

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The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor: A Book Review

Title: The Chalk Man Author: C.J. Tudor Publish Date: January 9, 2018 (Happy Birthday to Me!!) Genre: Thriller/Horror Obtained: Netgalley eARC/Book of the Month Synopsis: In 1986, Ed and his friends play a secret code. It involves the chalk man, drawn around town. Until, one day, someone leaves them chalk men leading to a dismembered body. That’s when everything changes. Cut…

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The Dry

The Dry by Jane Harper (Aaron Falk #1): A Book Review

Title: The Dry (Aaron Falk #1) Author: Jane Harper Published: May 31, 2016 Genre: Crime/Thriller Obtained: Amazon Purchase Synopsis: Aaron Falk returns to his hometown, Barrens, ten years after being chased away from it. And it isn’t a happy homecoming. His high school friend, Paul, murdered his son and wife before turning the gun on himself. But Paul’s parents and local…

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Bonfire

Bonfire by Krysten Ritter: A Book Review

Title: Bonfire Author: Krysten Ritter Published: November 7, 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Giveaway at New York Comic Con Synopsis: Ten years ago, Abby Williams left her hometown of Barrens, Indiana behind, along with its secrets and disastrous memories. But now, she must return as an environmental lawyer investigating Optimal Plastics, a major company with its roots deeply embedded in Barrens.…

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Pigeon-Blood Red

Pigeon-Blood Red by Ed Duncan: A Book Review

Title: Pigeon-Blood Red Author: Ed Duncan Published: February 25, 2016 Genre: Crime/Mystery Obtained: Provided by Publisher Synopsis (from book): After an unfaithful husband and his lover try to double-cross a loan shark, they endanger the lives of the man’s unsuspecting wife and an old flame who comes to her rescue. Pursued by a ‘”killer with a conscience,” the wife and her…

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Lie To Me

Lie To Me by J.T. Ellison: A Book Review

Title: Lie To Me Author: J.T. Ellison Published: September 5, 2017 Genre: Psychological Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: Ethan and Sutton Montclair have the perfect life. Both are successful writers. They have a beautiful house and are madly in love. Until Sutton disappears, leaving a note saying not to look for her. Ethan doesn’t listen to the note, and instead…

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I Am Watching You

I Am Watching You by Teresa Driscoll: A Book Review

Title: I Am Watching You Author: Teresa Driscoll Published: October 1, 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Kindle First October Pick Synopsis: Ella Longfield overhears two teenage girls flirting with two attractive ex-convicts on a train to London, but passes it off as nothing to be worried about. The next day, news breaks that one of those girls, Anna Ballard, has gone…

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Black-Eyed Susans

Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin: A Book Review

Title: Black-Eyed Susans Author: Julia Heaberlin Published: August 11, 2015 Genre: Psychological Thriller Obtained: Thriftbooks Synopsis: “I am one of the four Black-Eyed Susans. The lucky one.” Tessa Cartwright was found nearly dead amid a scattering of bones in a Texas field. Despite having no memory of the event, she is the star witness in the trial against a black…

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The Blackbird Season

The Blackbird Season by Kate Moretti: A Book Review

Title: The Blackbird Season Author: Kate Moretti Published: September 26, 2017 Genre: Thriller/Mystery Obtained: Barnes & Noble Synopsis: The day a thousand blackbirds fell from the sky in a small Pennsylvania town, other news was brewing. Beloved teacher and baseball coach Nate Winters is accused of sleeping with a student. Then, only days later, that same student, Lucia Hamm, disappears…

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