Thriller

Claudine by Barbara Palmer Review

THIS BOOK IS FOR EIGHTEEN AND OVER. NOT SUITABLE FOR YOUNG READERS. Title: Claudine Author: Barbara Palmer Publisher: Berkley Trade Format: eBook Publication Date: September 2, 2014 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   Maria Lantos is a post grad Yale student researching illicit 18th-century literature. She’s become exceptionally well-versed in the narratives of(…)

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Blackbird by Anna Carey Review

  Title: Blackbird Author: Anna Carey Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eBook Publication Date: September 16, 2014  Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   This twisty, breathless cat-and-mouse thrill ride, told in the second person, follows a girl with amnesia in present-day Los Angeles who is being pursued by mysterious and terrifying assailants. A girl(…)

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Feral by Holly Schindler Review

Title: Feral Author: Holly Schindler Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eBook Publication Date: August 26, 2014 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   The Lovely Bones meets Black Swan in this haunting psychological thriller with twists and turns that will make you question everything you think you know. It’s too late for you. You’re dead.(…)

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Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither Review

  Title: Falls the Shadow Author: Stephanie Gaither Publisher: Simon and Schuster Format: eBook Publication Date: September 16, 2014  Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   When Cate Benson was twelve, her sister died. Two hours after the funeral, they picked up Violet’s replacement, and it was like nothing had ever happened. Because(…)

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Sleep No More by Aprilynne Pike Review

  Title: Sleep No More Author: Aprilynne Pike Publisher: Harper Teen Format: eBook Publication Date: April 29, 2014 Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars   The blockbuster film Inception meets Lisa McMann’s Wake trilogy in this dark paranormal thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike. This novel is also perfect for fans(…)

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Dead Silent by Sharon Jones

  Title: Dead Silent Author: Sharon Jones Publisher: Orchard Books Format: eBook Publication Date: February 6 2014  Overall: 3 out of 5 stars   A snow angel etched in blood. An elite society. A secret dying to get out.   The second Poppy Sinclair Thriller.   When Poppy Sinclair and her boyfriend visit snowy Cambridge,(…)

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Donners of the Dead by Karina Halle

    Title: Donners of the Dead Author: Karina Halle Publisher: Metal Blonde Books Format: eBook Publication Date: February 24th, 2014  Overall: 5 out of 5 stars      A note about this book: Donners of the Dead is set in 1851 – couples were often thrust into marriage together with short courtships, racism was(…)

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Impostor by Susanne Winnacker

Impostor by Susanne Winnacker

Title: Impostor Author: Susanne Winnacker Publisher: Hodder’s Children’s Books Format: Electronic ARC Source: From Publisher, For Review (via NetGalley) Overall: 3/5  Tessa is a Variant with extraordinary abilities. She could be a hero, but all she wants to do is fall in love … Tessa is a Variant, able to absorb the DNA of anyone(…)

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Bootlicker by Steve Piacente

Title: Bootlicker Author: Steve Piacente Publisher: 9 to 1 Press Format: Paperback Source: From author for review Overall: 5/5  In the summer of 1959, two black teens hoping to sneak a beer in the South Carolina woods chance on a lynching led by the local judge. One bolts. The other, Ike Washington, freezes and winds(…)

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Dead Ringer by Allen Wyler

Title: Dead Ringer Author: Allen Wyler Publisher: Astor + Blue Editions Format: Paperback Publication Date: June 26, 2012 Overall: 5/5  While speaking at a Hong Kong medical conference, neurosurgeon Dr. Lucas McCrae slips the cloth off a cadaver’s head during a routine medical demonstration, and is overwhelmed with the shock by what’s staring back at(…)

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