Thriller Thursday: Historical Mysteries (7/30/20)

Pull out your mystery-solving time machines! We are spotlighting historical mysteries today with the Right Sort Marriage Bureau performing a royal background check, the glamorous and murderous world of a Chicago speakeasy, and a serial killer on the loose in ancient Rome. A ROYAL AFFAIR: A Sparks & Bainbridge Mystery by Allison Montclair “Montclair successfully […]

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Thriller Thursday: Cozy Mysteries (7/16/20)

Cuddle up to more cozy mysteries this month with the next in the Ancestry Detective series set in a boutique Texas hotel and an Easter weekend gone wrong. LINEAGE MOST LETHAL: An Ancestry Detective Mystery by S. C. Perkins “In Perkins’s appealing sequel to 2019’s MURDER ONCE REMOVED, hotel owner Pippa Sutton hires Austin, Tex., […]

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Thriller Thursday: Crime and Pets (7/9/20)

We love our furry friends…especially when they’re helping solve crime! For today’s #ThrillerThursday, we’re spotlighting a daughter in veterinary school falling into a life of crime, a beloved golden retriever assisting his lawyer master, and a lovable canine narrator back on the case. OTHER PEOPLE’S PETS by R.L. Maizes “Following Maizes’s story collection, WE LOVE […]

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Thriller Thursday (6/18/20)

When a knock on the door changes everything, one seemingly perfect family is now filled with lies, secrets, and a search for the truth. Check it out in this thriller Thursday. THE HALF SISTER by Sandie Jones “Following THE OTHER WOMAN, a New York Times best seller and Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club […]

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Thriller Thursday (4/30/20)

This #thrillerThursday features the second cozy Cookie House Mystery, where star pastry chef and amateur sleuth Kate McGuire must push aside all the steaming cookies on her plate and help her best friend being framed for murder. SUGAR AND VICE: A Cookie House Mystery by Eve Calder “Kate McGuire, who left a hectic life (and […]

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Thriller Thursday (4/23/20)

A thrilling and haunting Gothic tale, and a perfect life torn apart by secrets–both in this thriller Thursday. YOU LET ME IN by Camilla Bruce 2 starred reviews! “The disappearance of 74-year-old British romance novelist Cassandra Tipp from her home propels Bruce’s exceptional debut… Bruce is especially good at raising goosebumps. Fans of Sarah Pinborough […]

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Thriller Thursday (4/9/20)

A snarky new series from Darynda Jones & a spooky look-alike in The Scottish Bookshop Mystery series make up this thriller Thursday. A BAD DAY FOR SUNSHINE by Darynda Jones A LibraryReads pick! “Jones introduces a sexy, funny, tough new heroine in Sunshine Vicram, the police chief of Del Sol, New Mexico…Compelling characters and a […]

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Thriller Thursday (4/2/20)

A cozy mystery set in Nashville’s real estate world + the search for a missing child opens the door to a whole new world of secrets = this thriller Thursday. DEAD IN THE DOORWAY: A House-Flipper Mystery by Diane Kelly Following DEAD AS A DOOR KNOCKER, Whitney Whitaker scores the perfect piece of real estate […]

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Thriller Thursday (3/26/20)

Detective Buck Schatz is back with a look into his past (including a serial killer and death row!), and a former cop and his loyal German Shepherd form a new investigative team–both in this thriller Thursday. RUNNING OUT OF ROAD: A Buck Schatz Mystery by Daniel Friedman 2 starred reviews! “Facing the inevitable decline of […]

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Thriller Thursday (3/19/20)

This thriller Thursday takes us to the English countryside of Cornwall for a chilling, modern gothic novel filled with secrets, hidden identities, and a tragic legacy. THE WOMAN IN THE MIRROR by Rebecca James This psychological suspense alternates between past and present, beginning in 1947 when a governess taking care of twins finds haunting and […]

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