Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Body Double by Tess Gerritsen

This is another series I’m reading with a group on Goodreads. We’re a bit further along but I’m posting the earlier reviews. This book series was developed into the television series Rizzoli & Isles that aired on TNT starring Angie Harmon & Sasha Alexander. The books are much grittier than the television show, however.  … Continue reading Body Double by Tess Gerritsen

Romantic Suspense

Blindsided 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. This is the final book in the series.         It’s… Continue reading Blindsided by Kaylea Cross

Historical Mystery

Murder on Fifth Avenue by Victoria Thompson

    I’m reading this series in one of my Goodreads groups and it’s one of our favorites. It’s set in turn-of-the-century (19th) New York City featuring midwife Sarah Brandt and Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy who often find themselves investigating murders together.         When NYPD Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy is summoned by… Continue reading Murder on Fifth Avenue by Victoria Thompson

Contemporary Fiction

The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth

Having lost her mother at a tender age, Lucy Goodwin was looking forward to finding a surrogate in her mother-in-law but realized at their first encounter that wasn’t going to be a reality. Diana Goodwin was a complicated woman with strong convictions about life and service. Though her husband, Tom, provided balance to her somewhat… Continue reading The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth

Audiobook, Fantasy, Young Adult

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

This series is another Goodreads group read I’m doing with several others in my 2-3-4 Challenge group. It’s an older series that was later developed onto both the big and small screen.     Fifteen-year old Clary Fray goes into a nightclub called Pandemonium with her best friend Simon and sees two very attractive people… Continue reading City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

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, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly

Michael "Mickey" Haller is a Los Angeles criminal defense attorney with the type of clients you'd rather see him lose for in the courtroom. When he lands a "franchise" case representing Louis Roulet, a wealthy realtor, Haller feels like he's truly in the money and on the path towards more like-walleted clients.     What… Continue reading The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly

Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen

This is another series I’m reading with a group on Goodreads. We’re a bit further along but I’m posting the earlier reviews. This book series was developed into the television series Rizzoli & Isles that aired on TNT starring Angie Harmon & Sasha Alexander. The books are much grittier than the television show, however.  … Continue reading The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen

Historical Mystery

Murder on Waverly Place by Victoria Thompson

  This is another series I’m reading with a Goodreads group and we absolutely love it. It’s set in late 19th century New York City and we learn something of historical significance with each book.         Sarah Brandt receives a strange request from her mother, Elizabeth Brandt. She wants Sarah to accompany… Continue reading Murder on Waverly Place by Victoria Thompson