Psychological Thriller

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What She Gave Away

I'm almost always up for a new thriller that centers around revenge. There's something about the calculating nature of a person trying to get even with someone from their past that makes for a spectacularly suspenseful read. So, when I read the synopsis for Catharine Riggs' What She Gave Away, I kne ...

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Three Little Lies

Three Little Lies is the second offering from author Laura Marshall. It's one of those books with a synopsis that sounds like a thousand others you've read recently, and yet, once you get fully immersed in the lives of the characters, you realize it's far more complex than you first thought. Sash ...

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In Her Bones

I've heard great things about the writing of author Kate Moretti from a number of people whose reading tastes are pretty similar to my own, and I even went so far as to purchase a couple of her books. Somehow, I never got around to reading them, even though their synopses look extremely intriguing. ...

D
Bring Me Back

Behind Closed Doors, the début novel from British author B.A. Paris, was one of my top reads of 2016, so I was pleased to see her third novel entitled Bring Me Back up for review. I snapped it up, fully expecting another fast-paced, twisty, super engrossing thriller, but I got something completely ...

B+
You Were Made for This

Michelle Sacks delivers a chilling, disturbing thriller with her debut novel, You Were Made for This. It will make you question everything you have ever believed about happiness, friendship and family. Before I begin my review, I want to emphasize the “disturbing” part of my description. This ...

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The Child

We all know the saying “Oh, what a tangled web we weave… when first we practice to deceive.” In Fiona Barton’s engrossing new thriller, The Child, that tangled web is spun around a single act. Like a stack of dominoes falling when just one is pushed over, it seems almost inevitable that when ...