Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019).

The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019). **2 out of 5 stars** Look around you and see who holds the most power in the room: is it the loudest person who looks the part with the most money, or is it the meek overlooked person who bears witness to all of the information and secrets? Christine… Continue reading The Secretary by Renee Knight. (2019).

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Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019).

The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019). (Also titled Some Choose Darkness). **4 out of 5 stars** Rory is a forensic reconstructionist and sheds light on cold case homicides by seeing details others can't. While cleaning her father's law office, she takes a call that plunges her into a 40 year old mystery. In… Continue reading The Woman in Darkness by Charlie Donlea. (2019).

Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English).

The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English). **3.5 out of 4 stars** Journalist Matthew is sent to the edge of an ice sheet to write about the discovery of a mummified corpse thought to be a Viking. But the next day the mummy has disappeared and the policeman… Continue reading The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo. (2017 in Danish, 2018 in English).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

Run Away by Harlan Coben. (2019).

Run Away by Harlan Coben. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** You've lost your daughter and she's made it clear she doesn't want to be found. Then you see her playing guitar in Central Park but she's not the girl you remember - she's living on the edge, frightened and clearly in trouble. You don't… Continue reading Run Away by Harlan Coben. (2019).

Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald. (2019).

The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald. (2019). **4.5 out of 5 stars** It's every parent's worst nightmare. Abi is woken in the middle of the night and told her teenage daughter Olivia has been in a terrible accident. Olivia has apparently slipped and fallen from a bridge into the water below and is now… Continue reading The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald. (2019).

Crime · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

The Absolution by Yrsa Sigurdardottir. (2019 in English, 2016 in Icelandic).

The Absolution by Yrsa Sigurdardottir. (2019 in English, 2016 in Icelandic). (Children's House/Freyja & Huldar, #3). **4 out of 5 stars** The police find out about the crime the same way everyone does: the horrific videos of the victim sent on Snapchat. When her body is found, it is marked with the number 2... Detective… Continue reading The Absolution by Yrsa Sigurdardottir. (2019 in English, 2016 in Icelandic).

Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly. (2019).

Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly. (2019). **2.5 out of 5 stars** Marianne grew up in the shadow of an old asylum. She was 17 when she fled her hometown, her family, her boyfriend Jesse and the body they buried. Now, forced to return, the past is closing around her. And Jesse is threatening to expose… Continue reading Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly. (2019).

Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

One False Move by Robert Goddard. (2019).

One False Move by Robert Goddard. (2019). **3.5 stars** Joe has a brain that seems to be able to beat a computer. Nicole works for a games company called Venstrom who want Joe so they send Nicole to track him down and make him an offer too good to refuse. But Venstrom aren't the only… Continue reading One False Move by Robert Goddard. (2019).

Crime · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Suspense · Thriller

The Suspect by Fiona Barton. (2019).

The Suspect by Fiona Barton. (2019). (Kate Waters, #3). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **This is the third in a series, but you could read it as a standalone** Two 18 year old girls have gone missing in Thailand on their gap year and their families are in the media spotlight, desperate with worry. Journalist… Continue reading The Suspect by Fiona Barton. (2019).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Thriller

As Long As We Both Shall Live by JoAnn Chaney. (2019).

As Long As We Both Shall Live by JoAnn Chaney. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Matt's wife Marie is presumed dead after falling off a cliff into a river. It's a tragic accident...but Matt's first wife also died in suspicious circumstances... Is Matt a grieving husband, or has he just killed his second wife?… Continue reading As Long As We Both Shall Live by JoAnn Chaney. (2019).