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Book Review – The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter

Goodreads Synopsis: Reformed party girl Meg Ashley leads a life of privilege, thanks to a bestselling horror novel her mother wrote decades ago. But Meg knows that the glow of their very public life hides a darker reality of lies, manipulation, and the heartbreak of her own solitary childhood. Desperate to break free of her… Continue reading Book Review – The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter

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Book Review – The Late Show by Michael Connelly

Goodreads Synopsis: Renée Ballard works the night shift in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing none as each morning she turns her cases over to day shift detectives. A once up-and-coming detective, she’s been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor. But one night she catches two cases… Continue reading Book Review – The Late Show by Michael Connelly

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Book Review – Deadly Spirits by E. Michael Helms

Goodreads Synopsis: When PI Mac McClellan’s girlfriend convinces him to join the Palmetto Paranormal Society, he becomes embroiled in a case of whooodunnit. The society president, while investigating an old hotel, is found dead at the foot of the stairwell, his neck broken. The man’s secretary and current squeeze stands horrified beside his body. Authorities… Continue reading Book Review – Deadly Spirits by E. Michael Helms

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Book Review – The Mountain in My Shoe by Louise Beech

Goodreads Synopsis: A missing boy. A missing book. A missing husband. A woman who must find them all to find herself. On the night Bernadette finally has the courage to tell her domineering husband that she’s leaving, he doesn’t come home. Neither does Conor, the little boy she’s befriended for the past five years. Also… Continue reading Book Review – The Mountain in My Shoe by Louise Beech

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Book Review – The Good Widow by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

Goodreads Synopsis: Elementary school teacher Jacqueline “Jacks” Morales’s marriage was far from perfect, but even in its ups and downs it was predictable, familiar. Or at least she thought it was…until two police officers showed up at her door with devastating news. Her husband of eight years, the one who should have been on a… Continue reading Book Review – The Good Widow by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

Mystery · Romantic Suspense

Book Review – Seeing Red by Sandra Brown

Goodreads Synopsis: Kerra Bailey is a television journalist on the rise, and she’s hot on the trail of a story guaranteed to skyrocket her career to even greater heights: an interview with the legendary Major Trapper. Twenty-five years ago, the Major emerged a hero from the bombing of the Pegasus Hotel in downtown Dallas when… Continue reading Book Review – Seeing Red by Sandra Brown

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Book Review – The Dry by Jane Harper

Goodreads Synopsis: When Federal Police investigator Aaron Falk returns to Kiewarra for the funerals, he is loath to confront the people who rejected him twenty years earlier. But when his investigative skills are called on, the facts of the Hadler case start to make him doubt this murder-suicide charge. And as Falk probes deeper into… Continue reading Book Review – The Dry by Jane Harper

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Book Review – The Girl Who Was Taken by Charlie Donlea

Goodreads Synopsis: Nicole Cutty and Megan McDonald are both high school seniors in the small town of Emerson Bay, North Carolina. When they disappear from a beach party one warm summer night, police launch a massive search. No clues are found, and hope is almost lost until Megan miraculously surfaces after escaping from a bunker… Continue reading Book Review – The Girl Who Was Taken by Charlie Donlea

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Book Review – The Fix by David Baldacci

Goodreads Synopsis:  Amos Decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters. A man shoots a woman execution style on a crowded sidewalk, then turns the gun on himself. Even with Decker’s extraordinary powers of observation and deduction, the killing is baffling. Decker and his team can find absolutely no connection between the shooter – a… Continue reading Book Review – The Fix by David Baldacci

Mystery · Womens Fiction

Book Review – The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White

Goodreads Synopsis: Recently divorced, Merilee Talbot Dunlap moves with her two children to the Atlanta suburb of Sweet Apple, Georgia. It’s not her first time starting over, but her efforts at a new beginning aren’t helped by an anonymous local blog that dishes about the scandalous events that caused her marriage to fail.   Merilee… Continue reading Book Review – The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White