Category Archives: psychological thrillers

Book Review: Black Chalk by Christopher J. Yates – plus, a global giveaway!

Title: Black Chalk Author: Christopher J. Yates Genre: Psychological thriller Publisher: Harvill Secker Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher for tour with TLC Book Tours Number of pages: 343 First line: He phones early. … Continue reading

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Favorite crime fiction of 2012

This is the first of my end-of-the-year favorites posts. Just to clarify, I read these books in 2012, but they were not necessarily published this year. Quotes are from my reviews, which are linked to the titles. The Informationist by … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters and Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Title: The Little Stranger Author: Sarah Waters Genre: Historical fiction, gothic fiction Publisher: Riverhead Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Simon Vance First line: I first saw Hundreds Hall when I was … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep and Never Had To by DC Pierson; Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky; and The Liar’s Diary by Patry Francis

Title: The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep and Never Had To Author: DC Pierson Genre: Science fiction Publisher: Vintage Books Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: All the newspapers and TV pundits … Continue reading

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