Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

A Noise Downstairs by Linwood Barclay

Paul Davis happens upon a colleague on a deserted road, unwittingly catching him in the process of disposing of the bodies of two young women. He barely escapes with his life and nine months later, he’s still struggling with the after effects of the physical and emotional trauma. Paul’s memory lapses and fugues are unsettling… Continue reading A Noise Downstairs by Linwood Barclay

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

The House on the Beach by Linda Barrett

Laura McCloud, a narrator and voice over artist, has just lost her mother on the heels of her own battle with breast cancer and being dumped by her boyfriend because he couldn’t handle her illness. Needing a restorative period, she looks to Pilgrim Cove, her family’s annual vacation venue by the ocean, only a ferry… Continue reading The House on the Beach by Linda Barrett

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

The Mitchell’s Inn is an old fashioned lodge located in the New York Catskills. Guests arrive for a relaxing weekend, that is until the storm that descended upon their arrival intensifies and soon takes out the power. They hunker down, making the best of it as the host and owner is determined to make his… Continue reading An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

Romantic Suspense

Rekindled by Kaylea Cross

    I’m currently reading this series with one of my Goodreads groups, one book a month. So, I thought I’d share my reviews here as we complete them. This series has a continuing story arc and should be read in order.         Four years ago, Grace Fallon and Alex Rycroft’s relationship… Continue reading Rekindled by Kaylea Cross

Audiobook, Romantic Suspense

Fatal Invasion by Marie Force

  Lieutenant Samantha (Sam) Holland and her homicide team’s latest case is a house fire in an affluent area of the Washington, D. C. area where two people died and it wasn’t an accident. More ominously, they appear to be the owners and their 5-year old twins are missing. Meanwhile, Detective Sergeant Tommy (Gonzo) Gonzales… Continue reading Fatal Invasion by Marie Force

2019 Challenges, Historical Mystery

Murder on Sisters’ Row by Victoria Thompson

Midwife Sarah Brandt is taken to what she first believes is a boardinghouse for women to help with an imminent delivery for one of the residents. It soon dawns on her that the house is a brothel and her patient asks for her help to escape. She’s given the name of a woman known to… Continue reading Murder on Sisters’ Row by Victoria Thompson

Audiobook, Dystopia, Fantasy

Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts

    This series has a continuous story arc and the books cannot be read as standalones. If you haven’t read the first book, Year One, don’t start here.           The story resumes years after the last book where Lana’s child was identified as being The One and she escaped after… Continue reading Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts

2019 Challenges

2019 Beat the Backlist Challenge

Thanks to Suzanne @ The Bookish Libra for introducing me to a challenge that fits me perfectly. This reading challenge, hosted by Austine @ NovelKnight, is all about knocking off those older books from your to-read list. Any genre, any format, any length. My goal is to read 80 books for this challenge.   Guidelines… Continue reading 2019 Beat the Backlist Challenge