Review: ‘Someone We Know’ by Shari Lapena ⭐⭐⭐⭐

  SYNOPSIS: It can be hard keeping secrets in a tight-knit neighbourhood. In a tranquil, leafy suburb of ordinary streets - one where everyone is polite and friendly - an anonymous note has been left at some of the houses. ‘I’m so sorry. My son has been getting into people’s houses. He’s broken into yours.’ … Continue reading Review: ‘Someone We Know’ by Shari Lapena ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘Here To Stay’ by Mark Edwards⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

SYNOPSIS: A beautiful home. A loving wife. And in-laws to die for. Gemma Robinson comes into Elliot's life like a whirlwind, and they marry and settle down into his home. When she asks him if her parents can come to stay for a couple of weeks, he is keen to oblige - he just doesn't … Continue reading Review: ‘Here To Stay’ by Mark Edwards⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘Stone Cold Heart’ by Caz Frear ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

SYNOPSIS: A fractured marriage. A silent family. A secret that connects them all. When DC Cat Kinsella is approached by Joseph Madden for help with his wife, Rachel, there’s not much she can do. Joseph claims that Rachel has been threatening him, but can’t - or won’t - give Cat details as to why. Dismissing … Continue reading Review: ‘Stone Cold Heart’ by Caz Frear ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘We Were Killers Once’ by Becky Masterson ⭐⭐⭐⭐

In 1959, The Walker family murders shook Florida. As many as 587 people were considered suspects - but 60 years on the investigation remains unsolved. Former FBI agent Brigid Quinn has been obsessed with the Walker case since she was a child. She believes it holds striking similarities to another high profile investigation of the … Continue reading Review: ‘We Were Killers Once’ by Becky Masterson ⭐⭐⭐⭐

My Sentimental Book Stack

  I was tagged by @diaryofabookmum & @silverliningsandpages on bookstagram to create a #sentimentalstack and enjoyed doing it so much that I decided to post it on here too. 𝓣𝓱𝓮 𝓓𝓸𝓵𝓵 𝓕𝓪𝓬𝓽𝓸𝓻𝔂 & 𝓕𝓻𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓲𝓮 𝓛𝓪𝓷𝓰𝓽𝓸𝓷 - these were the books from the first author event I went to since starting my bookstagram account. It was … Continue reading My Sentimental Book Stack

Review: ‘A Nearly Normal Family’ by M. T. Edvardsson ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Every murder cases starts with a suspect. What if the suspect was your daughter? Would you believe her, or the evidence against her? THE FATHER Believes his daughter has been framed. THE MOTHER Believes she is hiding something. THE DAUGHTER Believes they have no idea what she’s truly capable of… There are three sides to … Continue reading Review: ‘A Nearly Normal Family’ by M. T. Edvardsson ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘The Last Widow’ by Karin Slaughter ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Michelle felt her mouth drop open. A van slid to a stop besides her daughter.The side door rolled open. A man jumped out. Michelle gripped her keys. She bolted into a full-ou run, cutting the distance between herself and her daughter. She started to scream, but it was too late. Ashley had run off, just … Continue reading Review: ‘The Last Widow’ by Karin Slaughter ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘Little Girls Sleeping’ by Jennifer Chase ⭐⭐⭐

He looked down at the little girl, sleeping peacefully, her arms wrapped around a teddy bear. He could let her sleep forever. An eight-year-old girl, Chelsea Compton, is missing in Pine Valley, California and for Detective Katie Scott it’s a cruel reminder of the friend who disappeared from summer camp twenty years ago. Unable to … Continue reading Review: ‘Little Girls Sleeping’ by Jennifer Chase ⭐⭐⭐

Review: ‘Dead Inside’ by Noelle Holton ⭐⭐⭐⭐

*** TRIGGER WARNING *** Domestic abuse. A dark and gripping debut crime novel - the first in a stunning new series - from a huge new talent. The killer is just getting started… When three wife beaters are themselves found beaten to death, DC Maggie Jamieson knows she is facing her toughest case yet. The … Continue reading Review: ‘Dead Inside’ by Noelle Holton ⭐⭐⭐⭐