“The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins ★★★1/2 – Audio narrated by Clare Corbett, Louise Brealey, & India Fisher

I was late getting on this train and frankly couldn't wait for the ride to be over. I didn't read the book when all the hype surrounding it was going on, hadn't yet seen the movie, so I didn't know anything about it except that it was a suspense/thriller in the vein of Gone Girl. … Continue reading “The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins ★★★1/2 – Audio narrated by Clare Corbett, Louise Brealey, & India Fisher

“The Accident” by Chris Pavone ★★★

Although the premise behind this story was interesting, I think I wanted it to be more exciting than it actually was.  Instead, the story felt drawn out and rather ho-hum, especially for a suspense novel. In short, this follows multiple characters (literary agents, CIA operatives, politicians, and the author him/herself) around the globe throughout one … Continue reading “The Accident” by Chris Pavone ★★★

“Riptide” by Margaret Carroll ★★★★

This is a perfect example of do not judge a book by its cover. I was expecting this to be a typical romantic suspense novel but it was really so much more. Excellent mystery and nebulous ending which you will either love or hate. Christina Cardiff has been unhappily married for 16 years to her … Continue reading “Riptide” by Margaret Carroll ★★★★