The March 19 2016 issue of RTE is out and includes fifteen new reviews as well as a new interview:
Tawni O'Dell in the 'Sixty seconds with . . .' interview hot seat:
Reviews this week:
WHAT'S LEFT BEHIND Gail Bowen Reviewed by Yvonne Klein
Whether jealousy, politics, or some other motive that accounts for the
shocking murder of a young woman is only revealed at the end of this,
the 16th in the Joanne Kilbourn series
NO SHRED OF EVIDENCE Charles Todd Reviewed by PJ Coldren
Inspector Ian Rutledge is sent to Cornwall to investigate a case of "he
said, she said" concerning the death of a young man by drowning.
JANE AND THE WATERLOO MAP Stephanie Barron Reviewed by PJ Coldren
Jane Austen finds a man dying in the library at Carlton House, and
realizes he was murdered because of a map he had hidden there.
THE LAST CONFESSION OF THOMAS HAWKINS Antonia Hodgson Reviewed by
Only recently freed from the Marshalsea, Thomas Hawkins finds himself en
route to the gallows and pens his last confession detailing the events
that have led him to this sorry circumstance.
DEATH WEARS A MASK Ashley Weaver Reviewed by Meredith Frazier
Set in London of the 1930s, this is the second in the Amory Ames Mystery
series, and here, Amory struggles to solve both her marital woes and
another society murder.
BLACK RABBIT HALL Eve Chase Reviewed by Sharon Mensing
Two women, decades apart, are connected through events at a rural
DEADLY JEWELS Jeannette de Beauvoir Reviewed by Diana Borse
Martine LeDuc, city of Montreal publicity director, joins forces with a
McGill University doctoral candidate who has set out to prove that the
British Crown Jewels were secretly stored in Montreal during WWII and
that not all of them were returned afterwards
A BED OF SCORPIONS Judith Flanders Reviewed by Deb Schoss
Samantha Clair, London book editor, makes her second appearance to help
investigate the death of an art gallery proprietor who just happens to
be her ex-boyfriend's business partner.
THE SINGING BONE Beth Hahn Reviewed by Anne Corey
As a professor of folklore researches the many versions of a murder
song, we discover it mirrors her own horrific youthful experiences as a
member of a Manson-like cult.
ORCHARD GROVE Vincent Zandri Reviewed by Sharon Mensing
Ethan is obsessed with the serial killer who moves in next door and
finds himself enmeshed in her evil plot.
ANGELS BURNING Tawni O'Dell Reviewed by Cathy Downs
Dove Carnahan, Chief of Police in Buchanan, Pennsylvania, confronts
family members who are filled with murderous hatred when her department
must investigate the death of a teenaged girl.
SOUTH OF NOWHERE Minerva Koenig Reviewed by Sharon Mensing
Julia Kalas escapes to Mexico in the hopes of disappearing, but ends up
embroiled in a cross-border murder case
INTO OBLIVION Arnaldur Indridason Reviewed by Barbara Fister
In 1979, a man's battered body is found in a geothermal pool, with clues
leading toward a secretive American military installation
THE KILLING FOREST Sara Blaedel Reviewed by Christine Zibas
When a young boy goes missing in the forest, there are bigger forces at
work, and Detective Louise Rick finds some answers to questions about
issues closer to home.
PERFECT DAYS Raphael Montes Reviewed by Christine Zibas
Brazilian medical student Teo is a loner, who studies hard and attends
to his paraplegic mother. In a chance meeting, he encounters Clarice, a
young screenwriter, at a barbeque, and from there, his obsession
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