Category: Reviews

  • Brett Battles: The Cleaner

    Brett Battles: The Cleaner

    Loner Jonathan Quinn is a Cleaner. Murder and disposal are not part of his job, but he won’t hesitate if necessary. The organization he works for is simply called The Office. One of many shady agencies that take care of things, for a price. When an assassin tries kill Quinn at his home, his contact Read more

  • Stephen Mack Jones: August Snow

    Stephen Mack Jones: August Snow

    The ground underfoot He walked away with 12-million dollars after suing the Detroit police department who fired him. One year later he’s back in town. Imperiously summoned to the mansion of Elizabeth Paget, she demands he find out what is wrong with her wealth management bank. Snow declines, he just want to rebuild Mexicantown, the Read more

  • John Straley: The Woman Who Married a Bear

    John Straley: The Woman Who Married a Bear

    “There is a story about a human being who marries a bear… How does it end? Depends…on where you are…on who the bear is” This story takes us into the heart of Sitka Alaska, the darker heart. Interlaced with lyrical observations of time and place we have a man convicted of murder. The victim’s mother Read more

  • Ausma Zehanat Khan: The Unquiet Dead

    Ausma Zehanat Khan: The Unquiet Dead

    What kind this justice? Christopher Drayton has fallen to his death from the Scarborough Bluffs. Inspector Esa Khattak and his hand- picked Sargent Rachel Getty are asked to quietly investigate. Puzzling, as the team remit for Khattak and Getty is minority sensitive cases. So begins an amazing book by Ausma Zehanat Khan. It will take Read more

  • Ashley Dyer: Splinter in the Blood

    Ashley Dyer: Splinter in the Blood

    Razor’s edge DS Ruth Lake finds her partner Greg Carver at home, shot and sitting in his easy chair, a gun on the floor. She is desperate to cover-up that he’s been working at home on the high-profile case the Thorn Killer murders. She takes the gun, his files, and wipes the scene. Carver survives Read more

  • Jessica Barry: Freefall

    Jessica Barry: Freefall

    Preview(opens in a new tab)   Hard landing   Maggie Carpenter is strong woman with a daughter missing from the site of a plane crash. Her attempts to keep the pain inside where it belongs, and her determination to understand what happened is intense. Being estranged from Allison for 2-years doesn’t bring her answers, and Read more

  • Math Bird: Welcome to HolyHell

    Math Bird: Welcome to HolyHell

    The return Missing money and the run to HolyHell. It starts with one body and ends with more. In the middle 12-year old Jay. Not long after Nash discovers Bowden has run off with his life savings, Bowden’s body is found in HolyHell. He fell from the roof of a home, the scene of another Read more

  • Sarah A Denzil: Silent Child

    Sarah A Denzil: Silent Child

    Just what happened?   He was 16 when he returned, malnourished, traumatized and mute. His mother hangs on to hope. His stepfather wants the ‘crazy’ out of the house. Emma Price-Hewitt finally moved on after the presumed drowning of her son Aiden 10-years earlier. She is married now and pregnant with a baby girl. Her Read more

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  • Jessica Branton: How to Experience Death for Beginners

    Jessica Branton: How to Experience Death for Beginners

      Mystery in the girl Available February 14th A young psychic has a serial killer on her radar. Blurred representations are mixed with images of a new student at her school, a boy that she is attracted to. He seems very interested in her and at times, desperate to be around her. The police are Read more