CBR5 Review #14: Girl Afraid by Ciarán West

[An old review initially posted in 2013 on the Cannonball Read site, but never made it here] I received this book for free through the Cannonball Read several weeks ago. It took me… Continue reading

Review–Trust No One by Paul Cleave

Jerry Grey is a best-selling crime author, writing under the pseudonym, Henry Cutter. Sadly, Jerry is diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s at the age of 49. He decides to do what authors do… Continue reading

Review–Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone

Let’s not mess around here… I adored this book! Five stars! Perfection! Every Last Word is one of the best Young Adult novels I’ve had the pleasure of reading. Tamara Ireland Stone deftly… Continue reading

Review–Pop Goes the Weasel by M.J. Alridge (Helen Grace book #2)

Pop Goes the Weasel is the second of the DI Helen Rome series by M.J. Alridge. My review for the first book, Eeny Meeny, can be found here. Unfortunately, Alridge did not recapture… Continue reading

Review–Eeny Meeny by M.J. Alridge (Helen Grace Book #1)

This book was a great thriller with some interesting and exciting characters. Detective Helen Grace is a hard-edged female detective in a British town. She has an excellent track record and runs her… Continue reading

Review–Beside Myself by Ann Morgan

Beside Myself is Ann Morgan’s debut novel and it is quite brilliant. Helen and Ellie are 6-year-old identical twins who are, in fact, separable. Helen is assertive and, at times, quite cruel to… Continue reading

Review–No Other Darkness by Sarah Hilary

In No Other Darkness, the second in the DI Marnie Rome series, DI Rome must solve a truly bizarre case. The bodies of two children are found in an underground bunker, well-taken care… Continue reading

Review–Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay

David Harwood is a widower, father of an elementary-schooled aged son, and recent life failure. He moved to Boston to take a position as a reporter for a well-regarded local position before deciding… Continue reading

Mini Review–Awake by Natasha Preston

In this YA book, Scarlett is a normal teen aside from one small detail–she doesn’t remember anything prior to the age of 4. When a sweet, handsome guy starts at her school, she… Continue reading

Mini Review–An Evil Mind by Chris Carter

This is Chris Carter’s sixth book featuring Robert Hunter, ex-criminal behaviour psychologist and lead detective of the Ultra Violent Crime Unit of the LAPD, but the first that I have had the opportunity… Continue reading