Sunday, April 24, 2016

Week Seventeen - 35 To Go

Good example of Val McDermid's early work. Using her great imagination, Val McDermid sets the table for her future dark, character-driven British crime fiction. As well as the romantic tension between cranky pants Carol Jordan and the cerebral Tony Hill. This novel is not as gruesome as some of Val McDermid's other books.

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Week Sixteen - 36 To Go

Håkan Nesser seems to delight in vague settings and in using a multitude of names. However, if the reader can get pass this folly, Håkan Nesser’s characters will make for a thrilling read.

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Week Fifteen - 37 To Go

Harlan Coben uses his signature twists to produce a quick read. The discerning mystery reader will not be surprised by the end. Planning on that summer visit to the beach, take this novel.

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Week Fourteen - 38 To Go

You Don't Know Jack unless your have read the other Private series books. While this fast read lacks the usual flair of Private, it does keep the series viable for future adventures.