…don’t miss the lyrically eerie novel The Stranger Game [October, Hanover Square Press] by Peter Gadol. In the eponymous game, players have begun to track complete strangers in real life, initially as a form of empathy-building and connection in an increasingly disconnected world … until the game gains popularity, the rules evolve, the players grow more intense, and disappearances are suddenly being reported across the country. When one woman’s boyfriend disappears into the (read more…)
JT Ellison (Lie to Me) ratchets up the stakes in Tear Me Apart [August 28, MIRA] about a 17-year-old’s race against the clock as she desperately seeks the truth behind her birth–even as doctors are racing to save her life. Says PW in their starred review of Tear Me Apart, “Ellison is at the top of her game.” Tear Me Apart is available for request on Netgalley! [Tear Me Apart (read more…)
Sarah Morgan is best known most recently for her sparkling “From Manhattan with Love” romance series, but her first foray into women’s fiction is already racking up rave reviews. Morgan’s How To Keep A Secret [HQN] has earned not one but two stars with her story about three generations of women who are bought together by a crisis, learning over the course of a hot summer in Martha’s Vineyard about the power (read more…)
Publishers Weekly, on The Shimmer: “Fans of Stephen King’s 11/22/63 will find a lot to like.”–PW, starred review Stephen King, on The Shimmer: “Carsten Stroud is a world-class storyteller … The prose is music. He had me reading late into the night. Feeling left out? Be a part of the lovefest! Don’t miss this genre-bending thriller about a beautiful, time-traveling, female serial killer. The Shimmer [June 5] is available for request on Netgalley, (read more…)
Ever wish you could disappear? In Charlton Pettus’s Exit Strategy [May 2018, Hanover Square Press] anything can be bought… even a new life. Publishers Weekly raves in their starred review that it is “Cerebral and visceral, this is a top-notch thriller.” Sometimes you need to escape. Here is your chance – just don’t look back.