April 23, 2013
If you read mysteries – and who doesn’t? – you know that there are literally dozens of subgenres. From Sherlock to Stieg Larsson, Matlock to Millhone, each style offers its own approach to detection and its own depiction of human depravity. So, fair notice: Paul Cleave’s The Killing Hour probably won’t appeal to the cats-and-tea-cosies set. Everyone else: Keep reading.
April 8, 2013
Like most readers who love a good murder mystery, I most often read books by American authors: Janet Evanovich, Lee Child, Patricia Cornwell, David Baldacci, Michael Connelly – the usual suspects. Occasionally, though, a book from a foreign author washes up on our shore like a message in a bottle.
March 26, 2013
The author of Frozen Solid shared with Everyday eBook his five reasons the South Pole is the perfect setting for his thrilling new novel.
March 18, 2013
Fans of Gone Girl will want to read one of Gillian Flynn's earlier eBooks, Dark Places, in which a maladjusted young woman revisits and questions her mother and sisters' murders and her brother's imprisonment for the crime.
March 12, 2013
Soderberg delivers a cinematic mix of action, violence, and emotion in this tale of rivalry between international crime syndicates, corrupt cops, and the beautiful nurse caught in the middle.
February 15, 2013
What if your only child, your pride and joy, did something truly despicable? What lengths, if any, would you go to in order to protect him?
February 7, 2013
Rosamund Lupton has taken every mother's nightmare and distilled it into a strangely soothing detective story in her latest psychological thriller, Afterwards.
January 27, 2013
Author Alexandra Bracken chats with Everyday eBook about her young adult thriller series, betrayal in the futuristic world she has created, and the dark side of human nature.
January 5, 2013
Nishimura is a first-rate pickpocket. But it isn't only about money; it's also about the thrill and technique. When he gets involved with some big-time criminals, suddenly his new job is a deadly one.
December 19, 2012
Harry Hole returns in Jo Nesbo's latest thriller, Phantom, this time chasing a dangerous mastermind who has brought a highly addictive new drug to the streets of Oslo.
October 15, 2012
A severed hand leads a retired surgeon, suffering from dementia, to be the prime suspect in her best friend's murder. Alice LaPlante's debut novel combines a brilliant mystery with an elegant, haunting portrayal of a disappearing mind.
October 8, 2012
Detective Harry Hole has been solving crime and landing in hot water -- not always in that order -- for years. Here, a look at one of his earlier escapades involving a series of deadly bank robberies, a dangerous trip to Brazil, and Harry's sometimes-biggest enemy: himself.
September 26, 2012
Odd Thomas is back and this time a ghost leads him to a mysterious estate owned by a reclusive billionaire. The situation becomes more perilous than ever, but luckily Dean Koontz infuses his supernatural story with a sense of humor.
September 11, 2012
Hitchhiking is risky, even for Jack Reacher who is off on another electrifying adventure in Lee Child's, A Wanted Man, the sequel to Worth Dying For. Buckle up, because when Reacher unknowingly enters a car full of murderer suspects, the twists and turns come fast and furious.
August 8, 2012
About This Book: Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum’s life is set to blow sky high when international murder hits dangerously close to home, in this dynamite novel by Janet Evanovich. Before Stephanie can even step foot off Flight 127 Hawaii to Newark, she’s knee deep in trouble. Her dream vacation turned into a nightmare, and she’s [...]