C.J. Box’s VICOUS CIRCLE Reviewed

Vicious Circle C.J. Box March 21st, 2017 G.P. Putnam’s Sons Vicious Circle by C. J. Box is not the usual mystery/thriller novel. It is reminiscent of the classic old-time western with “High Noon” coming to mind. Besides an intense plot, readers get a flavor for what it is like to live on the Western frontier of Wyoming. Box noted, “The way the previous book ended, I knew Dallas and Brenda Cates will be back, because I made sure to set up a dilemma. It has many of the elements of a classic Western. The bad guy gets out of jail and sets out for revenge, making sure it is personal. He attacks Joe’s family forcing him to protect them even if it...

Daniel Suarez’ CHANGE AGENT is featured in this week’s giveaway Mar24

Daniel Suarez’ CHANGE AGENT is featured in t...

This week,  CrimeSpree and  Friday Reads Facebook page, are  offering up the chance to win a copy of CHANGE AGENT by Daniel Suarez On a crowded train platform, Interpol agent Kenneth Durand feels the sting of a needle—and his transformation begins…. In 2045 Kenneth Durand leads Interpol’s most effective team against genetic crime, hunting down black market labs that perform “vanity edits” on human embryos for a price. These illegal procedures augment embryos in ways that are rapidly accelerating human evolution—preying on human-trafficking victims to experiment and advance their technology. With the worlds of genetic crime and human...

Chevy Stevens’ NEVER LET YOU GO Reviewed Mar21

Chevy Stevens’ NEVER LET YOU GO Reviewed

Never Let You Go Chevy Stevens St. Martins Press March 14, 2017 Never Let You Go by Chevy Stevens is a compelling read. It explores the brutality of domestic violence including obsession, entrapment, control, and manipulation. Readers will go through the same emotions as the characters of fear, love, and courage. More than anything this is a character driven novel. The strength of the story lies with the love story between a mother, Lindsey, and a child, Sophie. They were very likeable, believable, and realistic, with their relationship taking center stage as Lindsey tries to insulate her daughter. The alternating narratives between Lindsey...

Daniel Kraus’ THE DEATH & LIFE OF ZEBULON FINCH, Volume Two is featured in this week’s giveaway Mar17

Daniel Kraus’ THE DEATH & LIFE OF ZEBUL...

This week,  CrimeSpree and  Friday Reads Facebook page, are  offering up the chance to win a copy of THE DEATH AND LIFE OF ZEBULON FINCH, VOLUME TWO by Daniel Kraus A murdered teen is resurrected to walk the earth for more than a century in the second and final book in the sweeping epic that Entertainment Weekly called “utterly riveting.” Zebulon Finch has faced more violence, lust, and heartbreak than any other seventeen-year-old in history. But nothing can prepare him for what is coming next. Half a century has passed since Zebulon Finch was gunned down and then inexplicably resurrected to experience a second life. Picking up his tale...

Elan Mastai’s ALL OUR WRONG TODAYS is featured in this week’s giveaway Mar10

Elan Mastai’s ALL OUR WRONG TODAYS is featur...

This week,  CrimeSpree and  Friday Reads Facebook page, are  offering up the chance to win a copy of ALL OUR WRONG TODAYS by Elan Mastai ALL OUR WRONG TODAYS All Our Wrong Todays is about the versions of ourselves that we shed and grow into over time. It is a story of friendship and family, of unexpected journeys and alternate paths, and of love in its multitude of forms. Filled with humor and heart and saturated with insight and intelligence and a mind-bending talent for invention, this novel signals the arrival of a major talent. “There’s no such thing as the life you’re supposed to have.” We’re all living in the wrong 2016. And it’s Tom...