Tag Archives: Mystery

BOOK REVIEW: What She Found in the Woods by Josephine Angelini

Title: What She Found in the WoodsAuthor: Josephine AngeliniPublication: December 1, 2020Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens & YA Fiction, MysteryPages: 385 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Running from a scandal at her New York private school, Magdalena heads to her family home to recover under the radar.Over-medicated and under-confident, she’s fearful she’ll never …

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BOOK REVIEW: When I Was You by Amber Garza

Title: When I Was YouAuthor: Amber GarzaPublication: August 25, 2020Publisher: MIRAGenre: Domestic ThrillersPages: 368 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) You meets Fatal Attraction in this up-all-night psychological thriller about a lonely empty-nester’s growing obsession with a young mother who shares her name. It all begins on an ordinary fall morning, when Kelly …

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BOOK REVIEW: Little Disasters by Sarah Vaughan

Title: Little DisastersAuthor: Sarah VaughanPublication: August 18, 2020Publisher: Atria BooksGenre: Domestic ThrillersPages: 448 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) A new thought-provoking novel exploring the complexity of motherhood and all that connects and disconnects us. You think you know her…but look a little closer. She is a stay-at-home mother-of-three with boundless reserves of …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Safe Place by Anna Downes

Title: The Safe PlaceAuthor: Anna DownesPublication: July 14, 2020Publisher: Minotaur BooksGenre: Psychological ThrillerPages: 354 SYNOPSIS (From Goodreads) Emily is a mess. Emily Proudman just lost her acting agent, her job, and her apartment in one miserable day. Emily is desperate. Scott Denny, a successful and charismatic CEO, has a problem …

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BOOK REVIEW: Little Creeping Things by Chelsea Ichaso

Title: Little Creeping ThingsAuthor: Chelsea IchasoPublication: June 2, 2020Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens, YA Fiction, Mystery, ThrillerPages: 237 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When she was a child, Cassidy Pratt accidentally started a fire that killed her neighbor. She’s pretty sure she didn’t mean to do it, and she’d give anything to forget …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Summer I Drowned by Taylor Hale

Title: The Summer I DrownedAuthor: Taylor HalePublication: July 7, 2020Publisher: Wattpad BooksGenre: Teens & YA Fiction, MysteryPages: 336 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Five years after almost drowning, Olivia Cathart returns home to Caldwell Beach determined to face her fears and take some risks―not just by swimming, but by opening her heart. …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon

Title: The Winter PeopleAuthor: Jennifer McMahonPublication: August 30, 2016Publisher: AnchorGenre: Paranormal; MysteryPages: 480 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her …

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BOOK REVIEW: Stranger In The Lake by Kimberly Belle

Title: Stranger In the LakeAuthor: Kimberly BellePublication: June 9, 2020Publisher: Park RowGenre: Mystery; Domestic ThrillerPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Charlotte married the wealthy widower Paul, it caused a ripple of gossip in their small lakeside town. They have a charmed life together, despite the cruel whispers about her humble …

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BOOK REVIEW: Truths I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer

Title: Truths I Never Told YouAuthor: Kelly RimmerPublication: April 14, 2020Publisher: Graydon House; HarlequinGenre: MysteryPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) REVIEW: **A copy of this book was provided by the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.** Usually when I read a mystery novel I am expecting suspense and …

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