Mystery/Thriller

Review: An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

I’ve had a very interesting relationship with Shari Lapena in that I have pretty much disliked all of her previous books. And yet, I am always intrigued by the premise of whatever books she puts out and I find myself gravitating towards them. I was a little worried when I decided to give this book a chance.  But let me…

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Mystery/Thriller

Review: Pretty Ugly Lies by Pamela Crane

In accordance with my plan to read books about marriage (yes, I’m still doing that), I decided to give this one a shot. What made it more interesting was the fact that it centered around more than just one woman. I wanted to see all of the different issues that could be brought to the forefront by each character. So…

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Mystery/Thriller

Review: Her Pretty Face by Robyn Harding

Ever since the release of The Party, Robyn Harding has been a buzzing name in the thriller-writer world. So many people loved that book – but I was not one of them. Nevertheless, I wanted to give her another shot and see if maybe I would see the spark that everyone else was seeing. Here is my review: My Review The…

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Review: The Innocent Wife by Amy Lloyd

My Review The Pros: What worked for me The premise was very interesting. I’ve heard numerous stories about people falling in love with prisoners on death row, and how they believe that the prisoner is innocent. Seeing whether this would be a case of true love and whether this man was truly innocent kept my interest piqued throughout the story.…

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Horror, Mystery/Thriller

Review: Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage

My Review To say that this book was creepy would be an understatement. It was INCREDIBLY creepy. I really thought that the premise of this story was intriguing (and messed up – in a good way) and I’m really glad that I got a chance to read it. The Pros: What worked for me I thought writing the story from…

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Mystery/Thriller

Review: The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond

I have been meaning to read more books about marriages, as a special challenge to myself. There are so many novels that are about this topic or that have the word “marriage”, “husband”, or “wife” in their title, so I thought it would be interesting to make reading these books a priority on my list, just to compare and contrast…

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Mystery/Thriller

Review: Exhibit Alexandra by Natasha Bell

This novel sounded super interesting to me and I wanted to see if it would be different from other novels dealing with marriage in the thriller category. Here are my thoughts: My Review It’s been a few days now since I’ve read this book and I still have no idea how I feel about it. Was this a terrible book…

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