Thriller

Whisper – Lynette Noni (14+)

4 1/2 stars. A dear friend had (unknowing to me) dropped “Whisper” off for me at work. She’d read it within 24 hours and knew I’d love it. I found it at work and was drawn to the cover and the blurb, and once I started the first page I was a goner. My friend […]

Close Your Eyes – Nicci Cloke (13+)

“Close Your Eyes” (three!!! references to the title in the book! Yay!) is a very addictive read. I started it on my day off, and finished it the same day. There are been a few YA books about school shootings this year, but “Close Your Eyes” takes a different approach. Firstly it’s set in England […]

The Fifth Room – Allison Rushby (12+)

Having read Allison Rushby’s “The Turnkey” (a historical middle grade mystery with fantasy elements), I was particularly interested to see how The Fifth Room compared. I could definitely recognise Allison’s ability to weave an interesting and intricate story arc. The plot wasn’t what I expect and that’s an aspect I really enjoyed. Allison also managed to […]