Title: With Eyes Wide Open Author: Kelly J. McMullin Genre: Mystery With Eyes Wide Open by Kelly J. McMullin is an exciting and thrilling mystery. The story focuses on the main character, Sam Brodie. She is the Police Chief of Cherokee Falls. During a ground-breaking ceremony, she plunks her shovel into a buried skull. This launches into an investigation into the death.
Title: Orphan Author: T. R. Connolly Genre: Contemporary fiction / Murder mystery This short novel tells the story of Chunk DeLuna, an orphan in Brazil who carves out a criminal empire built on drugs, prostitution, gambling, and corruption. Along the way, the novel also shares the struggles of Suzanne and Lupe, the two women who… Read More Editorial Review – Orphan
Title: The Skinny on the Jinni Author: Gloria Lesher Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery In The Skinny on the Jinni, retired professor Blythe Golightly is determined to save sixteen-year-old Najia from the clutches of Najia’s father, Sheikh Rabbaani. With power, status, and wealth, Sheikh Rabbaani has always had things go his way, so when… Read More Editorial Review – The Skinny on the Jinni
Title: Hanging Girl Author: Sharron Grodzinsky Genre: Mystery / Thriller Hanging Girl by Sharron Grodzinsky follows the story of Sergeant Matt Monahan and Officer Wendy Song as they respond to a call in Coronado, California that disturbs the peaceful town: a young woman’s naked body is found hanging from a chandelier. This incident… Read More Editorial Review – Hanging Girl
Title: Blood and Water Author: Caroline Davis Genre: Paranormal Mystery / Vampire Romance / Ghost Thrillers Blood and Water: A Paranormal Mystery is a vampire romance filled with death, séances, and everything paranormal. Jan Martínek travels to a small New Jersey town to find answers about his missing aunt and uncle, when the… Read More Editorial Review – Blood and Water
Title: Dreams of Justice Author: Allison Maruska Genre: Paranormal Mystery A young professor is haunted by mysterious dreams that soon turn all too real and all too deadly in this paranormal mystery by Allison Maruska. At a glance, Sonia James seems to have it all: a stable and fulfilling job, friends who support… Read More Editorial Review – Dreams of Justice
Where They Found Her – Guest Post Review Format: Hardcover Pages: 336 pages Publisher: Harper Published: April 14, 2015 Genre: Mystery Synopsis: “At the end of a long winter, in bucolic Ridgedale, New Jersey, the body of an infant is discovered in the woods near the town’s prestigious university campus. No one knows who the baby is,… Read More Where They Found Her – Book Review
Murder She Wrote: Murder in Red by Jon Land Synopsis: In the latest entry in this USA Today bestselling series, Jessica loses a loved one to unnatural causes and sets her sights on the mysterious local hospital before more people wind up dead on arrival…
Author: Joseph Stone Title: Criminal Beware Genre: Horror / Mystery / Dark Fantasy This novel provides a detailed start to a paranormal series that explores the idea of werewolves against the backdrop of 1920s San Diego and the speakeasy environment.
The New York Trilogy, published: 1988 This book was actually recommended to me by my boss. I know, random! We were discussing some of our favorite authors and even genres, and he happened to have one of his favorite books on him and just said, “Here, give this a read.” Although I have never… Read More The New York Trilogy – Book Review