Monday, October 3, 2016
This couple is terrified with what they see on the baby monitor. Their lives will never be the same, they must follow all things they are told to do by the masked man who has kidnapped their child. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review****
Saturday, September 3, 2016
This was a book filled with science,riches and greed. I feel as though it was a twist on the story of Atlantis. This is the first book by this author that I have read and would like to read more. ***I received this book in exchange for an honest review***
Thursday, August 11, 2016
I think there was to much attention given to Watson's sexual exploits. But once the was okay investigations started and it was like a Sherlock Holmes novel. Story line was okay and the characters were good. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review****
Monday, August 1, 2016
I loved this book even though Dracula was in it. I love anything Holmes and Watson, I recommend this book to all that love Sherlock Holmes. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review****
Thursday, July 14, 2016
This book reminded me of Agatha Christie. The story starts in a castle in Scotland with totally different types of characters.The characters are stuck in the castle because of a blizzard. I enjoyed the story line and cast of characters. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review.****
As a book of short stories I enjoyed it immensely.. The two aged police detectives give vivid descriptions of London. I enjoy Mr. Fowlers writing immensely . I would love to read a full length novel by this author soon. ****I was given this book in exchange for an honest review****
Friday, July 8, 2016
This book is almost like a travel book about the Black Forest,Germany and France. The mystery starts during Hardy's tour of the area. Well written storyline and diverse characters.I fully intend to read the other two books in the series. ****I received this book in return for an honest review****
Friday, June 24, 2016
The year is 1941. A German U-Boat U-330 is on patrol in the Atlantic. The captain and part of the crew see a raft with two dead men, one in a frozen upright position on a pole, the other man was sitting at the at the upright man's feet. It was a good paranormal that definitely held your attention. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review****
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Mitchell Parker and his FBI team are investigating an intriguing plot to disrupt the launch of an Auschwitz survivor. The reason for the FBI's involvement will become evident during the story. ****I received this book in return for an honest review****
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Benjamin and Virgile head to the Asace the northeastern French region of the Rhine River. There to introduce Virgile to that wine region, they are caught up in an investigation of vine cutters and a tour guide in a historical chapel who drops dead in the middle of the tour. This is one of the best one in the series,I want more. ****I received this book in exchange for an honest review.****
Bruce is summoned back to his childhood manor by his mother who is dying, so he goes reluctantly with his young son Cody. When he arrives he finds the estate occupied by something sinister that has already claimed his mother. Now he must fight unseen things to save his son and himself. Good horror story and quite a page turner. *** I received this book in exchange for an honest review***
Thursday, March 31, 2016
I am a lover of all British mysteries especially one's with Hardcastle. Although he can be overbearing, sarcastic and unreasonable at times he can has a soft disposition at times. His partner Detective Sergeant Charles Marriott and a young and eager Detective Constable Yardley from Hampshire police. Ihe story is set in the time period of World War 1,1917 Hampshire County is the village the murder took place in. If you like Hardcastle you will like this book also. I received this book in exchange for and honest review.
I can't seem to put down books with Benjamin and Virgile. This time they stay with Benjamin's friends a Catalan artist and his mystery writer wife. The description of the wine making region of Beaujolais is fascinating as always the investigation and finale is exciting. Wonderful story line and fine characters. I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
This is the authors first book translated to English. This is a story about a man who lives between two continents . Solo a former who cop has to run from his past in France. Anyone who truly loves intrigue and suspense should read this book LeFrench Publishers are one of my favorites. I received this book in exchange for and honest review.
This follows the authors Murder as a Fine Art. Thomas de Quiney ,is the notorious OpiumEater. Mr de Quiney and his daughter Emily are still in London after solving previous crimes, de Quiney is a real life laudanum filled writer. If you want to learn about England in the 1850"s. The are bloody murders by a group of people who want to kill Queen Victoria. If you enjoy British mysteries read this one now. I received this book in exchange for and honest review.
This book was a look into a super max prison. The daily jobs of staff and prisoners was described. It was extremely graphic,violent and racist. Don't think I would read another book like it. I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
Another great Benjamin Cooker and Virgile mystery. He investigates the attempted murder of a Paris wine merchant, of course,he continues his wine tastings. Well written and great characters. Bring on the next one. I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
The main character is D.I.Graham who has a love for good tea and murder. Within a few hours of arriving in Gorey he is investigating the murder of Colonel Grave's finance. A good story line and characters if you want a fast read this is it. I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
I have not read any of the other books in this series. The characters were easy to follow and it was a well written storyline. I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a fine mystery. I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
Friday, March 25, 2016
The characters were humorous. The police chief Neil Redfern and his girlfriend Bliss who does not take crap from anyone . She wanted to help solve the various murders that occur all based around a disappearance from the high school prom. A very well written story and likeable characters. I received this book in exchange for an honest review
Follow C.I.A. agent Corcoran as he investigates a plot to place Nazi's that escaped decades ago back in power in Germany. I found that I could not put this book down, it has an intriguing story-line and interesting characters. This book was given to me in return for an honest return.
Sunday, January 10, 2016
During the 1960's a female Jewish reporter is sent south to investigate and find a missing gay man during the racial tensions in the south. This was a well written storyline and good characters. ***I received this book in exchange for an honest review***