Latest Reads: Looker Laura Sims.

The Professor lives in Brooklyn; her partner Nathan left her when she couldn’t have a baby. All she has now is her dead-end teaching job, her ramshackle apartment, and Nathan’s old moggy, Cat. Who she doesn’t even like. The Actress lives a few doors down. She’s famous and beautiful, with… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Before She Knew Him Peter Swanson.

‘They had a secret, the two of them, and there was no better way to start a friendship than with a secret.’ When Hen and Lloyd move into their new house in West Dartford, Mass., they’re relieved to meet, at their first block party, the only other seemingly-childless couple in… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Killer In Me Olivia Kiernan.

Detective Chief Superintendent Frankie Sheehan does not wish to linger on the grisly scene before her eyes. Two mutilated corpses. In a church. In Clontarf. Her profiling background screams one fact: this is just the beginning of a sickening message. Meanwhile, a 17-year-old case is playing out on a TV… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Stronger, Faster and More Beautiful Arwen Elys Dayton.

Set in our world, spanning the near to distant futures, Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful is a novel made up of six interconnected stories that ask how far we will go to remake ourselves into the perfect human specimens, and how hard that will push the definition of “human.” This… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Absolution Yrsa Sigurdardottir.

The police find out about the crime the way everyone does: on Snapchat. The video shows the terrified victim begging for forgiveness. When her body is found, it is marked with a number 2… Detective Huldar joins the investigation, bringing child psychologist Freyja on board to help question the murdered… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Two Can Keep A Secret Karen A McManus.

Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery’s never been there, but she’s heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Truth About Keeping Secrets Savannah Brown.

Sydney’s dad is the only psychiatrist for miles around their small Ohio town. He is also unexpectedly dead. Is Sydney crazy, or is it kind of weird that her dad-a guy whose entire job revolved around other peoples’ secrets-crashed alone, with no explanation? And why is June Copeland, homecoming queen… Continue reading

Latest Reads: A Danger To Herself And Others Alyssa Sheinmel.

Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there’s been a mistake. She didn’t need to be institutionalized. What happened to her roommate at her summer program was an accident. As soon as the doctors and judge figure out that she isn’t a danger to herself or others,… Continue reading

Latest Reads: She Was The Quiet One Michele Campbell.

For Rose Enright, enrolling in a prestigious New England boarding school is the opportunity of a lifetime. But for Rose’s vulnerable twin sister Bel, Odell Academy is a place of temptation and danger. When Bel falls in with a crowd of wild rich kids who pressure her into hazing Rose,… Continue reading