Tag: thriller

Providence Review: Best Friend Love Story…Gone Wrong

Providence Review: Best Friend Love Story…Gone Wrong

Have you ever wondered how your life would’ve been like if there was one moment that was different? Providence tells the story of two childhood friends whose lives are forever changed by a kidnapping, and follows their story throughout the next 10 years. Centered around Jon’s disappearance for four years, and subsequent return to society where […]

August 3, 2018 | 9 Comments
The One Who Got Away Review: A Scandalous Psychological Thriller

The One Who Got Away Review: A Scandalous Psychological Thriller

To celebrate Halloween, today I’m reviewing an Australian thriller novel that has been compared to The Girl on the Train. Told from the perspectives of the stepsister, the journal of the victim Loren, a reporter and a Judge, we discover the life and seemingly perfect marriage between the beautiful Loren and the successful David. As […]

November 2, 2016 | 23 Comments
Double Review: The Smell of Other People’s Houses & This is Where the World Ends

Double Review: The Smell of Other People’s Houses & This is Where the World Ends

I’ve never read a book set in Alaska before, so when The Smell of Other People’s Houses came about, I knew I had to get this glimpse into a different life. Being historical fiction, the book is set in the 1970s, told from the perspective of four very different teenage characters. It has a wonderful small […]

June 24, 2016 | 28 Comments
Mini Reviews #2 – Pandora Jones Reckoning, The Potion Diaries & Afterlight

Mini Reviews #2 – Pandora Jones Reckoning, The Potion Diaries & Afterlight

This Aussie YA read is a mix between psychological thriller and dystopian, and I’m glad I ended up sticking through the series with Reckoning. Pan has learnt to harness her abilities for the greater good, convincing the student body that they need to escape. She really grows in her confidence and her ability to convince people, and I liked […]