Posts tagged psychological

Mysterious Book Report No. 337 – Sunburn

Mysterious Book Report Sunburn

Sunburn by Laura Lippman William Morrow/Harper Collins, $26.99, 290 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-238992-3 Memorial Day weekend is the traditional start of the warm weather season; a time for vacations, kicking back, relaxing and light summertime reading.  And hey, what could be better, we’re kicking it off with one of America’s most loved, respected and widely-read authors […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 123 – Save You...

Mysterious Book Report Save Yourself

Save Yourself by Kelly Braffet Crown Publishing/Random House, $25.00, 310 pages ISBN 978-0-385-34734-1 There’s a saying my old Irish Grandmother repeated that goes like so: God made the countryside and man built the cities . . . but the devil made the small town. I’ve thought about that old saw over the years, and what […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 101 – A Killer...

Mysterious Book Report A Killer In The Wind

A Killer In The Wind by Andrew Klavan Mysterious Press, $25.00, 296 pages, ISBN 978-0-8021-2067-0 Have you ever had a premonition that came true?  A dream perhaps, so lifelike and real that you could almost swear it actually happened?  Maybe . . . you’re one of the millions of us who did inhale, way back […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 5 – Red on Red

Mysterious Book Report - Red On Red

Red On Red by Edward Conlon (Spiegel & Grau, $26.00, 442 pages, ISBN 978-0-385-51917-5) If Woody Allen had a Harvard degree and was a New York City detective who wrote a novel, Red on Red  by Edward Conlon would be it.  Red on Red has more angst than a busload of teen-agers have drama.  It’s […]