“Unsub”, The Serial Killer Thriller By Meg Gardiner, Is Hard To Put Down

Unsub, the new serial killer novel by Meg Gardiner, will surely delight the fans of fast-paced thrillers. Gardiner’s plots are always nail-biting and her twists are more like cliffs that she takes you to the edge of and then at the last moment pulls you back. This novel which is the first in a series…

Read More

New Ann Cleeves: “Cold Earth” Is A Smart Mystery

Only few months after the release of her US debut novel in Vera Stanhope series “The Crow Trap”, Ann Cleeves is back with the seventh book in her highly successful Shetland series titled Cold Earth. Shetland novels are also now a major success for BBC and has begun to be featured in American markets through…

Read More

From Atlanta: “Old Bones” By Trudy Nan Boyce

If you spend more than thirty years working in the law enforcement, like Trudy Nan Boyce, you would know everything there is to know about the inner workings of police investigations. That’s why her new police procedural, Old Bones, is packed with details which ring true and feel authentic. This is the second book in…

Read More

A Police Procedural From South Africa: Zodiac

Sam Wilson’s debut novel Zodiac, in a nutshell, is composed of two parallel narrative which eventually converge: A murder investigation in a volatile society ruled and divided by its citizens’ zodiac signs, and the relentless search of a father to find her daughter. A uniquely brutal murderer is on the loose targeting victims from totally…

Read More

Ann Cleeve’s “The Crow Trap” Debuts Vera Stanhope In The U.S.

DI Vera Stanhope has won over U.S. fans who have watched “VERA”, played by Brenda Blethyn, on PBS stations throughout the country.

Read More

An Entertaining Read: An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock

An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock by Terry Shames shows how an easygoing writing style can be employed to tell a powerful story. Part cozy mystery and part thriller, this new title by award-winning Terry Shames is loosely based on a real-life crime that highlights occasional shortcomings of the judicial system and the social challenges…

Read More

British Police Procedural Set in NYC: “Cruel Mercy”

British author David Mark brings his Yorkshire Detective Sergeant Aector McAvoy to life again Cruel Mercy in new police procedural which is set in New York City. While researching the novel, Mark visited New York City for the first time and found it to be a remarkable place for a writer. “I loved being there.…

Read More

Andrew Hunt Returns with New Historical Mystery “Desolation Flats”

A new great read in historical mystery sub-genre: Hillerman prize-winning Art Oveson mystery series continues with Desolation Flats. Historian Andrew Hunt transports readers to 1930s Salt Lake City in this intense, internationally enticing hunt to find a murderer. The previous titles in this series include City of Saints and A Killing in Zion. A Brief Summary: …

Read More

Great Serial Killer Debut: Dead Gone By Luca Veste

As a former editor of the Spinetingler Award-nominated anthology Off the Record, Luca Veste knows a lot about writing. This experience shows itself in his great new serial killer debut mystery Dead Gone. This amazing novel has a gripping plot and an unpredictable story-line  which is impossible to put down. A Brief Summary:  Detectives David…

Read More

Great read in Scandinavian Crime Fiction: Stone Coffin

Shortlisted for the Prize for Best Swedish Crime Novel, Stone Coffin is the latest in the award-winning and internationally-acclaimed detective Ann Lindell mystery series. The realistic plot in this new Scandinavian crime novel, cinematic scenes and page-turning style of this title kept us engaged till the end. A Brief Summary:  One sunny summer morning a…

Read More

A great police procedural: Escape Clause By John Sandford

It was around 9 years ago when Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist turned #1 New York Times-bestselling author John Sandford brought Virgil Flowers, a supporting character in his Prey series, to life. The character took the life of its own and now the ninth installment in the Virgil Flowers series, Escape Clause, is yet another great mystery…

Read More