Unexpected Connection to Current Events: ‘Keep Her Safe’ Review

Book Title: Keep Her Safe

Author: Sophie Hannah

Genre: Literary thriller, suspense, mystery

Published Date: September 19, 2017

Rating:  4 stars

Challenges: Popsugar 2018 Advanced Challenge (Book about a Problem Facing Society Today), #4 of 68 for Goodreads Challenge Continue reading “Unexpected Connection to Current Events: ‘Keep Her Safe’ Review”

#TBT Review: The Sonnet Lover

Book Title: The Sonnet Lover

Author: Carol Goodman

Genre: Literary thriller, suspense

Published Date: June 12, 2007

Rating:  4 stars

This #TBT review was originally posted on January 6, 2008 and was read for a number of reading challenges: A to Z Titles (S);  Back to History Challenge; Book Around the World (Italy) and 101 Books in 1,001 Days.

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Midweek Photofinish

Best-laid plans went slightly awry today and I only have time for a very abbreviated post. And with the lateness of the hour, my morning brain didn’t have the gumption to write the planned book review for my recently finished reading selection. Hence, plan B was called upon to be put into action. Continue reading “Midweek Photofinish”

Famous Last Words…

I am blushing when saying the following famous last words in that I wasn’t going to lock myself into reading challenges in 2018 (except for Modern Mrs. Darcy’s challenge). Well…I thought that the Popsugar Challenge sounded interesting to me…and the way I talked myself into it was…well, there were quite a number of selections that I could use that would deplete my tsundoku  and also allow me to read  books in my preferred genre, suspense/thriller. Continue reading “Famous Last Words…”

The Marriage Lie Review

Book Title: The Marriage Lie

Author: Kimberly Belle

Genre: Suspense, Thriller

Published Date: December 27, 2016

Rating: 4 stars

Challenges: Modern Mrs. Darcy (Read in a Day), #3 of 68 for Goodreads Challenge

When I can get so immersed in a novel that time stands still (chores are forgotten and sleep is a passing fancy)…well I would classify that as a very good day. Actually almost perfect for me. For the most part, this will happen when I pick up and discover a very good suspense novel. This was the case with “The Marriage Life” by Kimberly Belle…a new-to-me author. Continue reading “The Marriage Lie Review”