Month: January 2017

REVIEW: SIRENS By Joseph Knox

Posted January 31, 2017 by itsbookt in Crime Fiction, Mystery / 37 Comments
REVIEW: SIRENS By Joseph Knox

Sirens is the brooding and assured debut from Joseph Knox, the next big name in crime fiction. Set in a sprawling, twilight northern city, Sirens introduces Aidan Waits, a disgraced young detective caught stealing drugs from evidence and subsequently blackmailed into going undercover. When an MP’s daughter runs away from home, Waits is sent to […]

REVIEW: KILL THE FATHER By San..

Posted January 24, 2017 by itsbookt in Crime Fiction, Mystery, Thriller / 42 Comments
REVIEW: KILL THE FATHER By Sandrone Dazieri

In this fascinatingly complex thriller, two people, each shattered by their past, team to solve a series of killings and abductions… When a woman is beheaded in a park outside Rome and her six-year-old son goes missing, the police unit assigned to the case sees an easy solution: they arrest the woman’s husband and await […]

STANDALONE SUNDAY PICK OF THE ..

Posted January 22, 2017 by itsbookt in Mystery / 15 Comments
STANDALONE SUNDAY PICK OF THE WEEK

Standalone Sunday is a fun feature created by Megan at Bookslayerreads where each Sunday you feature a standalone book (not part of a series) that you loved or would recommend. There’s so much focus on books that are part of a series… she thought it’d be nice to focus on some standalone novels, too! Feel free […]

REVIEW: IN HER WAKE By Amanda ..

REVIEW: IN HER WAKE By Amanda Jennings

Published April 2016 by Orenda Books *My Book Club’s January Pick* A perfect life … until she discovered it wasn’t her own. A tragic family event reveals devastating news that rips apart Bella’s comfortable existence. Embarking on a personal journey to uncover the truth, she faces a series of traumatic discoveries that take her to […]

STANDALONE SUNDAY: PICK OF THE..

Posted January 15, 2017 by itsbookt in Thriller / 27 Comments
STANDALONE SUNDAY: PICK OF THE WEEK

Standalone Sunday is a fun feature created by Megan at Bookslayerreads where each Sunday you feature a standalone book (not part of a series) that you loved or would recommend. There’s so much focus on books that are part of a series… she thought it’d be nice to focus on some standalone novels, too! Feel free […]

REVIEW: FATAL By John Lescroar..

REVIEW: FATAL By John Lescroart

From New York Times bestselling author John Lescroart, a riveting standalone novel about the unexpected, shattering, and lethal consequences of a one-night stand on a seemingly happily married couple. Kate loves her life. At forty-four, she’s happily married to her kind husband, Ron, blessed with two wonderful children, and has a beautiful home in San […]