• Series Review

    Hush Collection

    Synopsis A web of lies Where do you go for truth in an age of social media illusions and deep divisions? How do you trust what you think you know about your friends and family? In stories featuring conspirators, psychics, deceptive lovers, and desperate killers, some of today’s most popular and award-winning crime writers explore the very nature of truth and the risks in uncovering the lies. Book Ratings Snowflakes by Ruth Ware ★★★☆☆ Treasure by Oyinkan Braithwaite ★★★★☆ Slow Burner by Laura Lippman ★★★☆☆ Buried by Jeffrey Deaver ★★★★★ The Gift by Alison Gaylin ☆☆☆☆☆ Let Her Be by Lisa Unger ★★☆☆☆ Overall Rating: ★★★☆☆ My Thoughts The Hush…

  • Mystery Thriller Book Review

    Slow Burner

    My Thoughts Slow Burner is a sneaky and fun little story, true to the title the story delivers on the steady burn despite the small page count. Liz finds that her husband Phil has been emotionally cheating on her again, but the feelings aren’t reciprocated. She finds a burner phone where he carries on conversations with a young and intelligent millennial woman who he met through a contract deal at work. Liz and Phil are both Gen Xers, and the stark contrast in the attitudes and personalities of the two generations shines. He tries so hard to engage the young woman known only as HW in conversation, gauging her interest…