#BookReview: FOOL ME ONCE by Harlan Coben

Former special ops pilot Maya, home from the war, sees an unthinkable image captured by her nanny cam while she is at work: her two-year-old daughter playing with Maya’s husband, Joe—who had been brutally murdered two weeks earlier. The provocative question at the heart of the mystery: Can you believe everything you see with your own eyes, even when you desperately want to? To find the answer, Maya must finally come to terms with deep Read More …

#BookReview: TRY NOT TO BREATHE by Holly Seddon

Some secrets never die. They’re just locked away. Alex Dale is lost. Destructive habits have cost her a marriage and a journalism career. All she has left is her routine: a morning run until her body aches, then a few hours of forgettable work before the past grabs hold and drags her down. Every day is treading water, every night is drowning. Until Alex discovers Amy Stevenson. Amy Stevenson, who was just another girl from Read More …

#FridayReads – What do you feel, Eli? Fear. Lust. Horror.

Friday Reads Featured Book Today I’m featuring a snippet from my book Eli’s Coming. This is the only book I’ve written that falls within the fantasy genre, though I still mostly think of it as supernatural suspense. The story has an historic Native American undercurrent, which is based on fact. Many of the characters have superhuman abilities, which is all fiction. Probably. 🙂 Eli was raised by a psychopathic serial killer with superhuman abilities. Eli Read More …

#BookReview: THE BITTER SEASON by Tami Hoag

As the dreary, bitter weather of late fall descends on Minneapolis, Detective Nikki Liska is restless, already bored with her new assignment to the cold case squad. She misses the rush of pulling an all-nighter and the sense of urgency of hunting a desperate killer on the loose. Most of all she misses her old partner, Sam Kovac. Kovac is having an even harder time adjusting to Liska’s absence, saddled with a green new partner Read More …

#BookReview – BREAKER: A Windy City Dark Mystery by Richard Thomas

Living alone in the dusty apartment where he grew up, Ray Nelson is a mystery to his neighbors and an unbeatable foe to the brutal men he fights in the ring for money. But a life defined by sinister secrets doesn’t stop Ray from trying to do the right thing for his dangerously high-flying sister. Or for Natalie, the young girl living next door. As a sadistic murderer’s ominous white van trolls for young victims Read More …

Book Review – PLAYING WITH FIRE by Tess Gerritsen – New Release

In a shadowy antiques shop in Rome, violinist Julia Ansdell happens upon a curious piece of music—the Incendio waltz—and is immediately entranced by its unusual composition. Full of passion, torment, and chilling beauty, and seemingly unknown to the world, the waltz, its mournful minor key, its feverish arpeggios, appear to dance with a strange life of their own. Julia is determined to master the complex work and make its melody heard. Back home in Boston, Read More …

#FridayReads – STRANGER AT SUNSET by Eden Baylee – Slow-Burning Suspense

The lines often blur between right and wrong. Dr. Kate Hampton, a respected psychiatrist, gathers with a group of strangers at her favorite travel spot in Jamaica. In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the luxury resort is struggling due to a scathing review from travel critic, Matthew Kane. The owners have invited him back with hopes he will pen a more favorable review to restore their reputation. Even though Kate is haunted by her own Read More …

Book Review – METHOD 15/33 by Shannon Kirk – Psychological Suspense

Imagine a helpless, pregnant 16-year-old who’s just been yanked from the serenity of her home and shoved into a dirty van. Kidnapped…Alone…Terrified. Now forget her… Picture instead a pregnant, 16-year-old, manipulative prodigy. She is shoved into a dirty van and, from the first moment of her kidnapping, feels a calm desire for two things: to save her unborn son and to exact merciless revenge. She is methodical—calculating— scientific in her plotting. A clinical sociopath? Leaving Read More …

#MondayBlogs – ELI’S COMING – Supernatural Giveaway!

I’m just a few weeks away from launching my new book – ELI’S COMING. And, yes, I’m excited. You can probably tell by the amount of times I’ve already talked about it here. Today I’m announcing my first giveaway for this book. Want to win a signed, print copy that I will ship anywhere in the world? When the book is ready for release, I’ll pick one subscriber from my (brand new) newsletter to receive Read More …