Tag: psychological thriller

White Smoke

White Smoke Author: Tiffany D. Jackson Genre: YA Horror Publication Date: September 14, 2020  Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books CONTENT WARNING: anxiety, drug use, gore, blood, violence The Haunting of Hill House meets Get Out in this chilling YA psychological thriller and modern take on the classic haunted house story from New York […]

An Anonymous Girl

An Anonymous Girl Author: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: January 9, 2019 Publisher: Macmillan Audio CONTENT WARNING: infidelity, sexual assault, suicide Seeking women ages 18–32 to participate in a study on ethics and morality. Generous compensation. Anonymity guaranteed. When Jessica Farris signs up for […]

The Wife Between Us

The Wife Between Us Author: Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen Genre: Psychological Thriller Publication Date: January 9, 2018 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press CONTENT WARNING: infidelity, alcohol use, depression, infertility, bipolar disorder, mention of death of a parent, mention of cancer, mention of abortion, domestic violence When you read […]

The Shadow Man

The Shadow Man Author: Helen Fields Genre: Mystery Thriller Publication Date: February 4, 2021 Publisher: Avon Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: stalking, violence, murder, kidnapping, mention of rape, blood, gore, psychiatric […]

Fae Friday – Winter Court

Here’s the rules: Today’s topic is the Winter Court: it’s known to be dark, chilling, and sensible. They’re the faerie representation of winter, and I actually helped to create today’s prompt, which is: what book left you feeling the winter chill? I’ve read a bunch of books that […]

Perfect Kill

I received an ARC of this book through NetGalley. I’m providing my honest review willingly. Perfect Kill by Helen S. Fields is book #5 in the DI Callanach series. Since I read (and loved) all of the other books in the series, I was eager to pick up […]

Unseen

Unseen by Karin Slaughter is the seventh book in the Will Trent series, which you probably know is one of my favorites. There is a SIGNIFICANT trigger warning, but I put it at the end of the review so that it isn’t a spoiler. If you are concerned […]

The Last Widow

Ever since that first day I stumbled across a Karin Slaughter book from the Will Trent series in my local library, I can’t get enough of these books. The newest release, The Last Widow, is the ninth book in the series, and it’s written with the same sarcastic […]

Perfect Crime

It’s Halloween! I hope everyone has some fun plans for today. I’m going to be celebrating my first successful Blogtober challenge, where I made a blog post every single day of the month. Since I don’t really like to read scary books (or watch scary movies), I decided […]

Criminal

This book is the perfect mix of scary, creepy, and illuminating. Karin Slaughter is a master of this genre, and consistently keeps me awake way past my bedtime reading “just one more chapter,” because I keep trying to get past the scary part, only to find out that […]