As the Twig Is Bent: A Matt Davis Mystery (Matt Davis Mysteries #1)
Before May 26, 2009 I had never heard of author Joe Perrone, Jr. or of his novel, AS THE TWIG IS BENT. On that morning, I checked the AMAZON customer review listings for my novel, and Perrone had posted a supportive review. I secured his E-mail address and sent him an E-mail thanking him. One E-mail led to another, and I decided to order AS THE TWIG IS BENT. I just finished reading it.
I’ve read countless murder/crime mysteries. AS THE TWIG IS BENT is a desperately intense who-done-it c ...more
For as long as I can remember, I have loved reading mysteries. The idea of discerning clues as I read the story and trying to come up with the answer before the detective does has always given mysteries a little extra spice for me. I'll admit I read more cozies, having cut my teeth on Agatha Christie, than police procedurals, but I enjoy a good story with a lot of plot twists.
As The Twig is Bent opens with George Spiros, an aging manufacturer of wrought-iron furniture, on the way home after a s...more
I kind of saw the killer, but then maybe it wasn't him, but yeah it was. I'm on board for the rest of the Matt Davis Mystery stories. These a ...more
This was one of the best books I've ever read. Once I started I couldn't put it down. It was both scary and disturbing to so graphically realize what goes on in internet chat rooms. This is a definite ten star read.
I liked it well enough to read the second in the series.