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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Best Day Ever

Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda: A Book Review

Title: Best Day Ever Author: Kaira Rouda Published: September 19, 2017 Genre: Suspense/Thriller Obtained: Barnes & Noble Synopsis: Paul and Mia Strom seem like the perfect couple. He is a successful businessman and she is a stay-at-home mother to their two beautiful sons. As they drive out to their second home, a lake house, for a weekend getaway, they both…

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Silent Lies by Kathryn Croft: A Book Review

Title: Silent Lies Author: Kathryn Croft Publish Date: October 25, 2017 Genre: Psychological Thriller Obtained: Netgalley eARC Synopsis: Mia and Zach Hamilton have a picture-perfect life together; a strong marriage, a beautiful home, a lovely daughter. But that is all torn apart one night when Zach commits suicide in the apartment of Josie Carpenter, his young student. The apartment is…

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Final Girls by Riley Sager: A Book Review

Title: Final Girls Author: Riley Sager Published: July 11, 2017 Genre: Thriller, Horror Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: Quincy Carpenter took a weekend getaway with a few friends and came back alone after a murder spree left five of her friends dead. From then on, she becomes part of a club called the Final Girls, one of three members. Ten years…

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The Lying Game

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware: A Book Review

Title: The Lying Game Author: Ruth Ware Published: July 25, 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: A bone is discovered by a woman along the beaches of Salten, an idyllic English town, and this discovery sets in motion events that will change this town forever. A little while later, Kate texts her old friends from school, just three little…

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Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker: A Book Review

Title: Emma in the Night Author: Wendy Walker Year Published: 2017 Genre: Mystery/Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: In Emma in the Night, Sisters Emma and Cass Tanner, disappear one night, leaving everyone to think they were dead. But, three years later, Cass returns with a crazy story about a kidnapping and isolated island, where Emma still is. Hoping that Cass’s…

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Watch Me Disappear

Title: Watch Me Disappear Author: Janelle Brown Year Published: 2017 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: Billie Flanagan disappears while hiking alone in the California mountains. A year later, her family, husband Jonathan and daughter Olive, still have trouble coping with her death. Jonathan quit his career as a journalist to write a love memoir about his wife…

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The Woman in Cabin 10

Title: The Woman in Cabin 10 Author: Ruth Ware Year Published: 2016 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: Lo Blacklock, a travel journalist, gets the assignment that will make or break her career: a week aboard a luxury cruise yacht through the Black Sea. The yacht is beautiful, and everything appears to be as if in a dream. But Lo…

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The River at Night

Title: The River at Night Author: Erica Ferencik Year Published: 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: at the Public Library Synopsis: Four women take on an adventure white water rafting in the Maine wilderness when a fatal accident sends them on a whirlwind fight for their lives trying to get back to civilization. Amazon | Goodreads | Author Site

Big Little Lies

Title: Big Little Lies Author: Lianne Moriarty Year Published: 2014 Genre: Black-Comedy, Mystery Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: This story follows three women as their children enter kindergarten at Pirriwee Public School, and the chaos that ensues between their friendship and the other parents at the school.