Category: mystery/suspense

Review: Two Gentlemen of Alton..

Posted February 11, 2015 by B. in LGBTQ, m/m romance, mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: Two Gentlemen of Altona by Lisa Henry & J.A. Rock

Two Gentlemen of Altona Authors: Lisa Henry + J.A. Rock Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I actually read the second story in this series, The Merchant of Death, before going back and reading Two Gentlemen of Altona because I found Henry and Mac’s situation so intriguing that I needed to know more. Taking […]

Review: Master of Plagues by E..

Review: Master of Plagues by E.L. Tettensor

Master of Plagues Author: E.L. Tettensor Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una have been on pins and needles, anxiously awaiting Master of Plagues.  Ms. Tettensor did not disappoint!  Though this mystery was a bit different from the first, we still enjoyed the mythology, the world, and the twists […]

Review: Dead Simple by Shirley..

Posted January 20, 2015 by Jen in mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: Dead Simple by Shirley Wells

Dead Simple Author: Shirley Wells Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Dead Simple is the last Dylan Scott Mystery, which saddens me greatly. So it is appropriate that for his final tale, Dylan heads back to Dawson’s Clough, where the series and his career as a private investigator began. He’s decided to […]

Review: Catching a Man by Eliz..

Posted December 30, 2014 by Una in mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: Catching a Man by Elizabeth Corrigan

Catching A Man Author: Elizabeth Corrigan Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Catching A Man is the new alternate world detective drama by Elizabeth Corrigan.  After reading two of her previous works, I was intrigued by the premise of this one.  Ms. Corrigan did not disappoint in her new Valeriel Investigations series. This […]

Review: A Virtuous Death by Ch..

Posted October 31, 2014 by Una in Historical Fiction, mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: A Virtuous Death by Christine Trent

A Virtuous Death Author: Christine Trent Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: A Virtuous Death is the third novel in the enchanting Lady of Ashes Mysteries.  Although this novel had a slightly different feel from the previous ones, I thoroughly enjoyed this mystery and the continuing insights into Violet. The novel unwinds slowly.  […]

Review: Forged by Desire by Be..

Review: Forged by Desire by Bec McMaster

Forged by Desire Author: Bec McMaster Reviewer: Jen Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: The Nighthawks have been the stable blueblood (think vampire) police force for forty years, but their founder and longtime leader, Sir Jasper Lynch, recently stepped down to assume his role among the Echelon (My Lady Quicksilver). Now Garrett Reed, second in […]

Quickie Review: The Curious Ca..

Posted September 2, 2014 by Jen in mystery/suspense, Rating A, steampunk
Quickie Review: The Curious Case of the Clockwork Menace by Bec McMaster

The Curious Case of the Clockwork Menace Author: Bec McMaster Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Curious Case of the Clockwork Menace is a wonderful whodunit mystery set in Bec McMaster’s London Steampunk world. It is listed as book 3.5, but story does go back 3 years in time. The book shares […]

Review: The Inheritance by Oli..

Posted August 15, 2014 by Una in mystery/suspense, Rating B, reviews, romance
Review: The Inheritance by Olivia Mayfield

The Inheritance Author: Olivia Mayfield Reviewer: Una Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Originally released as a series of six novellas, The Inheritance has now been released as a full novel.  I did not read the story in the novella format and this review is for the full novel only.  The premise piqued my interest, […]

Review: Dead End by Shirley We..

Posted July 10, 2014 by Jen in mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: Dead End by Shirley Wells

Dead End Author: Shirley Wells Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Dead End picks up right after the conclusion of the previous book, Deadly Shadows, when we found out that Dylan is receiving death threats and his wife, Bev, has cancer. Dylan, together with his former co-worker, Detective Sergeant Pike (Pikey) and […]

Review: The Innocent by Shiloh..

Posted March 13, 2014 by Jen in mystery/suspense, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Innocent by Shiloh Walker

The Innocent Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Jay Roberts is a security specialist with ties to Agent Taylor Jones and his group of FBI psychics. Jay has lived a lonely life, never able to touch anyone else because she is psychometric and picks up history and thoughts via […]

Review: Darkwalker by E.L. Tet..

Review: Darkwalker by E.L. Tettensor

Darkwalker Author: E. L. Tettensor  Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Darkwalker is the debut novel in the Nicholas Lenoir series.  It seems the series will chronicle Nicholas Lenoir, a detective in a dark, historical fantasy world.  We were wary at first, but we found ourselves rooting for this anti-hero and really […]

Review: Deadly Shadows by Shir..

Posted October 25, 2013 by Jen in 4 stars, mystery/suspense, Rating A, reviews
Review: Deadly Shadows by Shirley Wells

Deadly Shadows Author: Shirley Wells Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A-, 4 Stars What I’m Talking About: As I was preparing to write my review for Deadly Shadows, I went back and looked over the previous reviews I’ve written for the Dylan Scott series, and two things came to mind: consistently entertaining and engrossing, and always […]