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The Calling (Luther, #1)
4.16
it was amazing
"Luther: The Calling" is the first book in a series that stars no nonsense Deputy Inspector John Luther.

The story opens when one of Luther's friends o
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Nov 11, 2012
Nov 11, 2012
 
Trust Your Eyes
4.08
it was amazing
I can always count on certain things when I read Linwood Barclay's novels, interesting characters, nail biting suspense and a great story.

In "Trust Yo
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Aug 13, 2012
Aug 07, 2012
 
The Survivor
3.95
it was amazing
Nate Overbay is afflicted with Lou Gehrig's disease. He's been told that he has about six months of good health before his body begins to break down. ...more
Jul 11, 2012
Jul 09, 2012
 
A Place of Execution
4.10
it was amazing
In England in 1963, the Beatles just released their first album. The Great Train Robbery takes place and in the area of Deryshire, known for the Peak ...more
Jul 07, 2012
Jul 05, 2012
 
Gone Girl
4.04
it was amazing
In this powerful novel, Gillian Flynn tells of a marriage breakdown.

The story begins with Nick Dunne and his wife, Amy, in Brooklyn, N.Y. They are new
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Apr 28, 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
Glitz
3.73
really liked it
Lt. Vincent Moro of the Miami Police department is wounded in a shootout. He goes to Puerto Rico to recuperate.

While there, he meets and spends time w
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Oct 11, 2012
Oct 08, 2012
 
Last Will
3.61
really liked it
Investigative reporter Annika Bengtzon is attending the ball that followed the Nobel Prize award ceremony.

She becomes a witness to the murder of Chris
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May 21, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
Never Tell (Ellie Hatcher, #4)
3.71
really liked it
N.Y.P.D. detective Ellie Hatcher and her partner, J.J. Rogan are summoned to the scene of an apparent suicide. The victim, age sixteen, is from a weal ...more
May 11, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
Stolen Prey (Lucas Davenport, #22)
4.18
it was amazing
The story is in three parts.

In one part, a group of people who work in a bank and are good at computer operations figure a way to steal over twenty mi
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May 09, 2012
May 08, 2012
 
Gone (Hannah Smith, #1)
3.47
liked it
Hannah Smith is a fishing guide in Florida. She inherited the business and a home from her uncle, Doc Ford. He was the father Hannah never had and she ...more
Sep 09, 2012
Sep 01, 2012
 
The Affair (Jack Reacher #16)
4.12
it was amazing
Lee Child reaches back into Jack Reacher's past to tell this story.

It's 1997 and Reacher is a Maj. in the Military Police. He's ordered to a rural are
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Jan 25, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
 
Dead Winter (Brady Coyne, #8)
3.87
liked it
I picked up this novel that had been on my shelf for ages and didn't know what to expect. I was pleasantly surpised. The story has good action and a b ...more
Jul 05, 2012
Jul 03, 2012
 
Shock Wave (Virgil Flowers, #5)
4.20
really liked it
Two corporate bombings make the authorities call in top investigator, Virgil Flowers, to find the bomber.

There is animosity toward PyeMart, a Wallmart
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Mar 28, 2012
Mar 24, 2012
 
PRIMAL Fury (PRIMAL, #4)
4.21
really liked it
Beautiful young women, believing that they are going to modeling opportunities are kidnapped and sold into slavery.

PRIMAL is an organization that his
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Apr 18, 2015
Apr 14, 2015
 
Creole Belle (Dave Robicheaux, #19)
4.16
really liked it
Dave Robicheaux is recovering from a wound he received in a prior case. He's being treated in New Orleans and given morphene for this pain. As an alco ...more
Sep 18, 2012
Sep 18, 2012
 
Cast of Shadows
3.63
really liked it
In the near future, cloning is legal. Dr. Davis Moore is a fertility doctor specialzing in reproductive cloning.

His daughter, AK is raped and murdered
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Jan 17, 2012
Jan 16, 2012
 
Redemption Day
3.72
it was amazing
The author creates a puzzle that the reader must try to unravel while at the same time being entertained by the action in the story.

Supreme Court Just
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Apr 20, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Kill You Twice (Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell, #5)
4.13
really liked it
Det. Archie Sheridan is still recovering from his last encounter with serial killer Gretchen Lowell.

As the story begins, Archie is at Mount Tabor Par
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Jun 06, 2012
Jun 03, 2012
 
11/22/63
4.29
it was amazing
In Stephen King's "11/22/63" we learn about time travel and what happens when the course of history is changed.

Jake Epping is a high school teacher in
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Jul 18, 2012
Jul 11, 2012
 
To Kill the Duke
3.40
really liked it
Memories of the Cold War and of many Hollywood legends are delved into this cleverly told tale.

The cast of characters includes Joseph Stalin, Mickey C
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Jul 26, 2012
Jul 18, 2012
 
Dove Season (A Jimmy Veeder Fiasco, #1)
3.98
really liked it
Jimmy Veeder returns to his father's home after a twelve year absence. His father, Jack, kept his cancer to himself but when he knew his days were num ...more
Jun 10, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
 
Texasville
3.70
liked it
In "Texasville," the sequel to "The Last Picture Show," the characters from the first story are now middle aged. The town of Thalia, Texas has gone fr ...more
Sep 16, 2012
Sep 13, 2012
 
Capitol Murder (Dana Cutler, #3)
3.82
liked it
In "Capitol Murder," Phillip Margolin uses a three pronged approach to his story.

Serial killer, Clarence Little, kills and mutilates young women. One
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Mar 05, 2012
Mar 03, 2012
 
Tragic Ground
3.61
liked it
Written in 1944, "Tragic Ground" is an example of the Naturalistic style in American literature where a character is placed in a situation and the sit ...more
Sep 03, 2012
Sep 03, 2012
 
Cold Granite (Logan McRae, #1)
4.05
really liked it
Sgt. Logan McRae is back at the Granite City, Scotland police department after being out for a year with an on the job injury.

The body of a three-yea
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Jun 03, 2012
May 30, 2012
 
The Gods of Gotham (Timothy Wilde, #1)
3.87
it was amazing
Not many novels have probed my feelings and left me raw as that of "The Gods of Gotham." Set in New York in 1845, the potato famine in Ireland is brin ...more
Mar 18, 2012
Mar 11, 2012
 
The Viper
3.41
it was amazing
This significant novel tells of a double homicide. Arvid Traneus is a ruthless, arrogant businessman who returns to Sweden after an assignment in Toky ...more
Jun 13, 2012
Jun 14, 2012
 
Bootlegger's Daughter (Deborah Knott Mysteries, #1)
3.99
really liked it
North Carolina in the 1970s still had strained relationships between black and whites. Opinions about gay lifestyles weren't something that was spoken ...more
Mar 21, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
 
Unwanted (Fredrika Bergman and Alex Recht, #1)
3.79
it was amazing
This moving novel takes place in Sweden. The reader tries to understand who could carry out a horrific deed and then observe the authorities as they s ...more
Mar 24, 2012
Mar 20, 2012
 
Dark Hollow (Charlie Parker, #2)
4.18
really liked it
The story begins with a double cross. Two members of Tony Calli's gang meet with four Cambodians. The purpose is to receive two million dollars ransom ...more
Jun 16, 2012
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