Blog Tour: Girls Who Lie, Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

Book Review: Girls Who Lie, Forbidden Iceland Book 2, Eva Björg Ægisdóttir, translated by Victoria Cribb   Mystery: Girls Who Lie, Forbidden Iceland Book 2, Eva Björg Ægisdóttir, translated by Victoria Cribb Blog Tour July 26, 2021   Girls Who Lie may be the mostly aptly titled psychological thriller/police procedural I have ever read. Most of the […]

Book Review: The Kind Worth Killing, Peter Swanson

Book Review: The Kind Worth Killing, Peter Swanson   Mystery/Thriller: The Kind Worth Killing, Peter Swanson   Some books should not be started in the evening, especially not the evening before a workday. The Kind Worth Killing is not a “start in the evening” sort of book. First, it has a fast paced intensity that […]

The Second Death of Goodluck Tinubu, Michael Stanley

Book Review: The Second Death of Goodluck Tinubu, Detective Kubu Book 2, Michael Stanley   Book Review: The Second Death of Goodluck Tinubu, Detective Kubu Book 2, Michael Stanley   When a guest is found murdered at a Botswana tourist lodge, the police are greatly concerned about the effect on tourism. A major part of […]

Blog Tour: A Cut for a Cut, Carol Wyer

Book Review: A Cut for a Cut, Detective Kate Young Series, Carol Wyer Mystery: A Cut for a Cut, Detective Kate Young Series, Carol Wyer Blog Tour June 30, 2021   Kate Young is determined to get the man who ordered the murder of her husband. A journalist, Chris Young had been investigating corruption on the police […]

Book Review: A Gambling Man, David Baldacci

Book Review: A Gambling Man, Aloysius Archer Book 2, David Baldacci   Mystery: A Gambling Man, Aloysius Archer Book 2, David Baldacci   Aloysius Archer was instrumental in solving a major crime while on parole. Now that he is done, he has decided to become a private investigator. Following the recommendation of a friendly police detective, […]

Book Review: Murder at the Grand Raj Palace, Vaseem Khan

Book Review: Murder at the Grand Raj Palace, A Baby Ganesh Agency Investigation Book 4, Vaseem Khan   Mystery: Murder at the Grand Raj Palace, A Baby Ganesh Agency Investigation Book 4, Vaseem Khan   Some series draw me in because of their convoluted yet ultimately logical plots, their larger-than-life characters, their gritty realism, or other […]

Book Review: The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star, Vaseem Khan

Book Review: The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star, A Baby Ganesh Agency Investigation Book 3, Vaseem Khan   Mystery: The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star, A Baby Ganesh Agency Investigation Book 3, Vaseem Khan   Many years ago the city of Mumbai shed its colonial name and embraced its position in a new and self-ruled […]

Blog Tour: Wolfe Trap, Matt Cost

Book Review: Wolfe Trap, A Clay Wolfe/Port Essex Mystery, Matt Cost   Mystery: Wolfe Trap, A Clay Wolfe/Port Essex Mystery, Matt Cost Blog Tour June 18, 2021   Clay Wolfe grew up in Port Essex, Maine. A beautiful seaside town, it is known for its lobster and other seafood, its beautiful view of the ocean, and the […]