Nothing short of dying – Erik Storey

Many thanks to Net Galley for providing an ARC in exchange of a fair review Cyde Barr had three older sisters and a pair of dysfunctional parents as a child. By the time his parents decided to separate and his mother started bringing her new ‘friends’ home, Clyde and his sister Jen were the only two siblings still staying with her. Dealing with the various … Continue reading Nothing short of dying – Erik Storey

Ink and Bone – Lisa Unger

This book was received through NetGalley in exchange of a fair review First off, this psychological/ psychic novel shares it title with a book published only a year ago by Rachel Caine – different genres, but still I wish it were not so since the one that comes out second will have to fend off unwarranted speculations. Unwarranted because anyone who reads Lisa’s book will … Continue reading Ink and Bone – Lisa Unger

In the Clearing – Robert Dugoni

Received an ARC from Thomas and Mercer through NetGalley in exchange of an honest review This is the third in the Detective Tracy Crosswhite series and the second book by Robert Dugoni that I have read (The Jury Master being the first and which I loved). Tracy has a penchant for solving cold cases since she can empathize with the families of the victims who … Continue reading In the Clearing – Robert Dugoni

Black Mail – Neville Steed

This book was received through the kind offices of NetGalley and Endeavour Press in exchange of an honest review In the second and final installment in the John Black series, John is presented with that most frustrating of crimes – blackmail. John’s girlfriend/almost fiancé, Tracy, is off on a boating holiday with some family friends and he is left to solve this mystery pretty much … Continue reading Black Mail – Neville Steed

Black Eye – Neville Steed

ARC provided by Endeavour Press and Net Galley in exchange of an honest review  When I first came across this title at Net Galley, I wasn’t really impressed. Black eye sounded like a reference to some pugilistic physical confrontation or possibly some kind of ancient precious stone with a curse on it (after all, it was drafted in the mystery section). Well, I was wrong … Continue reading Black Eye – Neville Steed