Don’t Close Your Eyes by Holly Seddon

I review Don't Close Your Eyes by Holly Seddon. Twin sisters Robin and Sarah haven’t spoken in years. Robin can’t leave her house. A complete shut-in, she spends her days spying on her neighbors, subtly meddling in their lives. But she can’t keep her demons out forever. Someone from her past has returned, and is [...]

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Did You See Melody? by Sophie Hannah

I review Did You See Melody? by Sophie Hannah. Pushed to the breaking point, Cara Burrows abandons her home and family and escapes to a five-star spa resort she can't afford. Late at night, exhausted and desperate, she lets herself into her hotel room and is shocked to find it already occupied - by a man [...]

The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve

I review The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve. From the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection): an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath--based on the true story of the largest [...]

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

I review History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund. Linda has an idiosyncratic home life: her parents live in abandoned commune cabins in northern Minnesota and are hanging on to the last vestiges of a faded counter-culture world. The kids at school call her 'Freak', or 'Commie'. She is an outsider in all things. Her understanding of [...]

The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney

I review The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney. Please make a list of every possession you consider essential to your life. The request seems odd, even intrusive—and for the two women who answer, the consequences are devastating. Emma Reeling from a traumatic break-in, Emma wants a new place to live. But none of the apartments [...]

Good As Gone by Amy Gentry

I review Good As Gone by Amy Gentry. Many thanks to the author, publisher & NetGalley for providing a review copy. Thirteen-year-old Julie Whitaker was kidnapped from her bedroom in the middle of the night, witnessed only by her younger sister. Her family was shattered, but managed to stick together, hoping against hope that Julie is [...]

The Loving Husband by Christobel Kent

I review The Loving Husband by Christobel Kent. Can you ever truly know the one you love? Fran Hall and her husband Nathan live in a farmhouse on the edge of the Fens with their two children. One February night, when Fran is woken by her baby, she finds the bed empty beside her and [...]