Tag: Domestic Thriller

Missing Pieces by Heather Gudenkauf

January 12, 2016 | Filed Under: Book Review
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Missing Pieces by Heather Gudenkauf

A 30-year-old crime has haunted Jack for decades but he fails to discuss the details with his wife, Sarah. But when his aunt dies in a brutal accident (or was it), Sarah will stop at nothing to learn the truth, and secrets, that the family has buried. I have never read a book by the author before but have always wanted too. And I think […]

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

January 3, 2016 | Filed Under: Book Review
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

“There’s something comforting about the sight of strangers safe at home.” My first thought after reading this book was “yup, it lived up to the hype”. This is a fantastic debut novel- one that I won’t soon forget. Does it live up to the Gone Girl status? Yes, in a way it does. The story has the same type of unreliable narrator who is suffering […]

After She’s Gone by Lisa Jackson

November 28, 2015 | Filed Under: Book Review
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After She’s Gone by Lisa Jackson

Mini Review I am a huge fan of Lisa Jackson so when I was approved for this novel via netgalley I was very excited. Overall, this is a decent read but definitely not Jackson’s best. I had a hard time sympathizing with the characters; mainly Cassie- the lead, because she wasn’t very likeable. On the other hand, the plot was fast-faced, interesting, thrilling, and suspenseful- […]

Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt

October 6, 2015 | Filed Under: Book Review
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Remember Mia by Alexandra Burt

The story is about a woman who, in a postpartum episode, finds her daughter missing from her crib without a trace. She doesn’t go to the police. She doesn’t tell her husband. And she doesn’t ask for help from family or friends. So what happened to baby, Mia? A few days later she (Estelle) wakes up in the hospital with a gunshot wound to her […]