As a long time fan of Ann Cleeves Shetland series
does it feel a bit odd to admit that it has taken me this
long time to read a book from her Vera Stanhope
series. Especially since I have seen the TV series and
like it Read more...
WINTERSONG by S. Jae-Jones is a book I have wanted to read
first time I laid eyes on the cover and read the blurb.
Yes, even, despite the fact that it's young adult, a
genre that I don't often read, did I feel the need Read more...
When it comes to horror a Gothic tale has something that
with all likelihood always will appeal to me. Add a
mysterious family haunted by an entity just called
"her" and I'm sold. THE GIRL FROM RAWBLOOD instantly
appealed to me with its fascinating cover and interesting
description. Iris Read more...
Two old friends, Janet and Christine, together with
Janet's daughter Tallie and Summer, Tallie's former
college roommate, have decided to take over Yon Bonnie
Books in Scotland. They all need a change in their lives
and they think running a bookstore will be perfect. However,
they are off Read more...
I have never read a story by H. P. Lovecraft. However, I
have seen movies based on his books or ideas from his
books and I do love reading Lovecraftian books,
probably because I love horror and especially monsters.
The description and the fantastic cover made me keen to
read Read more...
I read THE ROYAL NANNY by Karen Harper just a little
while ago and I found it a fantastic book. So, naturally
I was curious to see how her other books would be. Now,
romantic suspense is normally not a genre I chose to read
that very often, but, I Read more...
It's actually a bit strange how I looked forward to
reading this book when it showed up in a package the
other day. I mean I have only seen the movie version
which was OK (I would love to see a non-Tim-Burton
DARK SHADOW movie Read more...
Bones of murdered children are found on land where the
remains of a country foster home stand. The land is now
being developed and fear grew when residents are getting
killed after the bones are found. Hazel Micallef is
reminded of her brother Alan, who for the first 10 years Read more...
I had no idea this was part of a series when I started to
read this book, but as far as I know is the books not
linked to each other than that they take place in the
town of Wedding Tree. All I knew was that I wanted to Read more...
Mary Burton is an author that I've been curious to try
out, but I've also been a bit cautious since romantic
suspense is a genre that I've had some problem with,
often it's too much romance and too little suspense for
my taste and with flat Read more...
THE INVISIBLE LIBRARY is a book that I've been curious to
read for a while now and I was quite happy when I got the
chance to read it. I mean how can you not, if you are a
bookworm, find the description of the book tantalizing? A
Library Read more...
Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan must, in the final book in
the trilogy, save young Cara Delaney who has been
kidnapped. The situation is grim, Cara's kidnapper is her
own mother, Natalie, who is behind several murders and who
wouldn't hesitate to have her own child killed. Will Eve Read more...
Lily was kidnapped when she was 16 years old and grew
from teenager to an adult in a small basement prison in a
cabin. Her daughter Skye has never been outside. Then, one
day her Lily's captor leaves the deadbolt on the door
unlocked and they manage to escape Read more...
A couple of American tourists are in Peru when they are
suddenly attacked by a black skittering mass that devours
them whole. One of the gets away...or did he? Meanwhile
unusual seismic patterns register in earthquake lab in
India and an American FBI agent has to deal with a Read more...
A young boy awaits the release of the man that killed his
mother. A detective must face the consequences of her
actions during a brutal shooting. A shooting that brings
back memories of the past to her. And, a cop is finally
released after spending thirteen years in prison for Read more...
TWAIN'S END is a fictional account of the relationship
between Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens and his secretary
Isabel Lyon based on Isabel Lyon's diary, Twain's
writings, and letters. The book starts off in 1909 with a
visit from Helen Keller, her teacher Anne Sullivan Macy
and husband Read more...
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