Latest reviews in Crime Books »

Nothing But Amazing

Advantages: Fantastic writing style, warm character, engaging, interesting premise, atmospheric
Disadvantages: None for me

I came across this in the library recently and was pretty happy to see it, having read Gardner novels previously and loved them. Fortunately, I wasn’t disappointed. I don’t get as much time to read these days in long sittings, and yet I got through this p ...

gothic_moon 23.02.2015 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Fear Nothing - Lisa Gardner

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Karin Slaughter is a GENIUS!!!

Advantages: The characters have now developed, very fast paced
Disadvantages: None

Author Karin Slaughter grew up in Georgia, USA and has been writing since she was very young and she currently lives in Atlanta. She attended two years of college at Georgia State, and never graduated, though she considers herself a voracious and lif ...

KathEv 15.07.2011 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Fallen - Karin Slaughter

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

I've Fallen For This Thriller

Advantages: Depth of characters, engaging & gripping premise and writing style
Disadvantages: None per se for me

...I've read and reviewed a few Slaughter novels now so I'd consider myself a fan of her work. Thankfully, Fallen didn't disappoint. It's gritty and engrossing, so it gets a thumbs up from me. This falls within the crime thriller genre, the type of American ...

gothic_moon 17.10.2014 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Fallen - Karin Slaughter

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Code 30

Advantages: Everything you want of a crime novel, if you don't mind the violence
Disadvantages: The violence, if you do

Faith Mitchell is not having a good day. A three-hour training seminar had stretched into four-and-a-half-hours, which meant that not only was she late picking up her baby daughter from her mothers' she was also starving hungry. This mattered more than ...

hiker 03.11.2011 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Fallen - Karin Slaughter

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

I fear it's not his best...

Advantages: see review
Disadvantages: see review

...I recently reviewed never look away, a thriller written by Canadian author, Linwwod Barclay. I really enjoyed the book, my first, experience of this author and was keen to get my hands on another of his books from my local library. Fear the worst has gl ...

anwar 14.02.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Fear The Worst - Linwood Barclay

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...