Genre: Mystery

Audio: The Haunting of Brynn Wilder by Wendy Webb @wendywebbauthor @xesands @BrillianceAudio #LoveAudiobooks #KindleUnlimited

Audio: The Haunting of Brynn Wilder by Wendy Webb @wendywebbauthor @xesands @BrillianceAudio  #LoveAudiobooks #KindleUnlimited

I chose The Haunting of Brynn Wilder for a few reasons. First, because Xe Sands is a favorite narrator. Second, the setting is Minnesota where I lived for many years. Next, because is was near Halloween so something spooky seemed fitting. I sort of expected a “real world” haunting, like someone trying to scare Brynn. […]

Posted November 28, 2020 by Anne - Books of My Heart in Book Review / 10 Comments

Audio: Out of Her Mind by TR Ragan @TRRaganAuthor #JennicaDamon #BrillianceAudio #KindleUnlimited #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: Out of Her Mind by TR Ragan @TRRaganAuthor #JennicaDamon #BrillianceAudio #KindleUnlimited #LoveAudiobooks

I read plenty of mystery/thriller type stories.  They have many different sorts of main characters but the primary one in the new Sawyer Brooks series is a crime reporter or investigative journalist.   Sawyer is the youngest of three sisters.  We get her point of view and sometimes her sisters’.  All three of them were sexually […]

Posted November 21, 2020 by Anne - Books of My Heart in Book Review / 10 Comments

Audio: Shallow Ground by Andy Maslon @Andy_Maslen @SteveWestActor @BrillianceAudio #KindleUnlimited #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: Shallow Ground by Andy Maslon @Andy_Maslen @SteveWestActor @BrillianceAudio #KindleUnlimited #LoveAudiobooks

When I saw a British mystery with Steve West narrating, it was certain I would read it.  Shallow Ground is the beginning of the Detective Ford series which I’ll definitely want to continue.  The main character is a single dad, who lost his wife in a tragic accident.  He has felt considerable grief and guilt.  […]

Posted November 10, 2020 by Anne - Books of My Heart in Book Review / 10 Comments

Audio: The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman @richardosman #LesleyManville @PRHAudio #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman @richardosman #LesleyManville @PRHAudio #LoveAudiobooks

I am having a lot of trouble with starting books in new worlds these days, particularly when there are lots of characters and intricate layers of plot.  The Thursday Murder Club is a masterwork of characters; it is a delight.  But there are so many!  The characters are all beautifully presented. Our four septuagenarian stars […]

Posted October 31, 2020 by Anne - Books of My Heart in Book Review / 6 Comments

Thrifty Thursday – No Simple Death by Valerie Keogh @ValerieKeogh1 #BloodhoundBooks #KindleUnlimited‏ #ThriftyThursday

Thrifty Thursday –  No Simple Death by Valerie Keogh @ValerieKeogh1 #BloodhoundBooks #KindleUnlimited‏   #ThriftyThursday

The purpose of Thrifty Thursday is to read a book which was free  (at some point). Kindle freebie on April 18, 2020  (currently 99¢ and in Kindle Unlimited as of writing this post) Overall rating 4.28 with 1,416 ratings and 144 reviews     I’m always in the mood for a police procedural murder mystery, […]