Katie Ruggle’s debut novel is exciting and sweet. It kept me up late into the night reading. I held on to an ARC offer for the next book, Fan the Flames, waiting to see what I thought of this one and I ran to my computer to download it even before I was halfway finished.
This is a case of don’t judge a series by it’s free novella. If I didn’t already have a copy of the first book, I might have stopped right here and missed out. It’s free. Grab a copy, but don’t let this so-so novella stop you from reading more.
ORDER A COPY: The Girl on the Train Publisher: Riverhead Books Publishing Date: Audiobook: 10 hrs 59 mins Rating: DNF My mother recommended The Girl on the Train to me and then she kept asking if I had read it. Since I had to use my audible credits, I downloaded a copy of The Girl […]
I started this book awhile ago and had to keep putting it aside, but I was definitely intrigued enough to come back to it to get the final reveal of the murder and the motive.
This is my favorite series. Even after 41 novels, I am still excited each time one comes out. This is one of the more gruesome stories she has written in quite awhile. Once again, we know who the killers are and we watch as Eve, Peabody and their team try to put all the pieces […]
If you liked Fargo, either the movie or the TV series, you will like the writing of C.J. Box. This was my first novel from this author and at the very least, I want to read the prior novel, The Highway. Be warned, just like Fargo, it doesn’t hold back on the violence.
ORDER A COPY: The Liar Publisher: Putnam Adult Publishing Date: April 14, 2015 Paperback: 502 pages Rating: 4 stars Shelby Anne Pomeroy left her small town of Rendevous Ridge, TN, to tour as lead singer of a band. It was there that she met and was bowled over by the charming Richard Foxworth. After a […]
ORDER A COPY: Board Stiff (Mattie Winston Mysteries) Publisher: Kensington Books Publishing Date: March 4, 2013 Paperback: 368 pages Rating: 4 stars Sorenson, Wisconsin’s deputy coroner Mattie Winston is back on the job. . .in a nursing home examining the body of Bernie Chase–the now former president of the Twilight Home’s board of directors–who is […]
ORDER A COPY: Horns of the Devil: A Jeff Trask Legal Thriller Publisher: Createspace Publishing Date: December 6, 2012 Paperback: 250 Page Rating: 5 stars The beheaded body of an ambassador’s son is dumped on the curb in front of his father’s embassy just blocks from the White House. Federal prosecutor Jeff Trask and an […]
ORDER A COPY: Lucky Stiff (Mattie Winston Mysteries) Publisher: Kensington Books Publishing Date: March 4, 2013 Paperback: 384 pages Rating: 4 stars It’s Christmas Day in the sleepy town of Sorenson, Wisconsin, but instead of unwrapping presents, deputy coroner Mattie Winston is at the burnt remains of a house, where a charred body has been […]