Better Read Than Dead (Psychic Eye Mystery #2)
So much happens in this book. It was hard to believe it was only 296 pages. I flew this book again like I was hooked on book crack. I loved it. I love Abby Cooper and Love Dutch. I really think Victoria Laurie is one of my new favorite authors. I can't get enough of them right now. In this book you deal ...more
I am really enjoying the life of Abby Cooper, the clairvoyant, intuitive psychic. While she has special talents, I find her very human. Of course, she is human – she is not magical, just psychic. However, I find her very ...more
It's another page-turning thriller! Filled with twists and turns, it kept me engrossed and entertained (and a smidge scared!). I LOVED IT!
Abby Cooper is a psychic intuitive working out of a small office in Royal Oak, Detroit. "Better Read than Dead" sees the return of many beloved characters from the first book ("Abby Cooper: Psychic Eye") including her super hot boyfriend "Dutch", his (e ...more
I like the characters of ...more
A bit edgier than the first book which means sometimes you have to step away for a moment or two before diving righ ...more
So.... Just to be clear, you're being terrorized by the mob, and instead of telling your FBI boyfriend or cop best friend, you figure you'll just keep quiet and deal with it yourself??? And when your burglar alarm goes off, and the cop who shows up to check it out grudgingly looks around your house, then steals your underwear, you figure the best thing to do is nothing????? Really?
This is the 2nd book in the Psychic Eye Series by Victoria Laurie, and I'm not sure I'll read ...more
Abby is frustrated and depressed because she has agreed to work a wedding the very night her sexy FBI boyfriend Dutch Rivers is coming home from training. She feels terrible but has no choice as a fellow psychic, Kendal, is calling in his marker from helping her after her ...more
Etwa zwei Monate sind vergangen und Dutch, Abbys neuer sexy Freund, hat mitlerweile seine Ausbildung zum FBI Agenten abgeschlossen und kehrt nach hause zurück. Doch statt des romant ...more
I really enjoyed the first book in the Psychic Eye series and so I was naturally enthusiastic about this one.
In it Abby is once agai ...more
In Better Read Than Dead Dutch is returning from FBI training at Quantico and wants to have a date with Abby while he's home. She agrees, happy to have him back for a bit, but ends up having to cancel. A friend of hers and fellow psychic calls in his favor and asks for her help doing tarot card readings at a wedding reception. She can't get out of it, so she goes with h ...more
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Abby Cooper is a professional psychic, and is in real trouble! A woman who came to her for a reading is found raped and badly beaten and the police enlist Abby's help in finding the culprit, who seems to be a serial rapist, which she readily agrees to do. Unfortunately, there are other ...more
After a quick tutorial in tarot-card-reading (not Abby's specialty), she's doing fine, until she realizes that a) the man whose fortune she's reading is a hi ...more
Abby Cooper, Psychic Intuitive, is having an off day. She doesn’t seem to be making the right connections for her client, Cathy. She apologizes and offers to do another reading, all the while knowing Cathy won’t be back.
When Cathy is brutally attacked and the pieces of her reading make sense. Abby is asked by a friend in the police department to help with the serial rapist that made Cathy, victim number thr...more
Victoria Laurie yet again weaves a realistic yet magical tale of Abby Cooper a psychic intuitive who gets herself into messy situations as she works to help the local detectives and her FBI boyfriend solve mysteries. This installment in the series finds Abby mixed up with the Detroit mob as she works with the local police to catch a serial rapist.
While not quite as good as the first book, this one definitely keeps you guessing until the very end. ...more
This book reads like a ride at an amusement park. At first you are sitting in your roomy car sliding left or right quite predictably until-What the! you are jerked to a 90degree uphill climb and from there it's anybody's guess which direction ...more
I had mostly the same problems with Abby as in the first book, namely her inability to ask for help when she sorely needs it, her knack of not sharing vital information and the stubborn way she insists of doing everything on her own and feeling guilty for t ...more
I just realized I need to add another shelf to my listings--"strong women." Because Abby is all that. There are times when she's down, but she gets up and goes on. We all have to do that, or give up great chunks of ourselves. At any rate, Abby gathers herself together and moves on, because she tru ...more
As a professional psychic, Victoria's protagonists - psychic Abigail Cooper, and spiritual medium ...more