Category Archives: Thriller

What I am Reading: A Hero of France

This is not normally a novel I would pick up, but more on that in a moment. Alan Furst is a well-known espionage writer who writes exceptionally well about World War II and the occupation of France.This novel forces you … Continue reading

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What I am Reading: The Woman in Cabin 10

There is something inherently creepy about cruise ships – you are confined to a small cabin, and you relinquish all control to the people operating the ship – you are simply at their mercy for days on end. This probably … Continue reading

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What I am reading: Black Rabbit Hall

If you happen to love Du Maurier’s Rebecca, this would be a very good choice for you. I love a very good thriller, especially when it has to do with an old manor house, secrets, and England. I had difficulty … Continue reading

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What I am Reading: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

I have a new obsession – when I was in Spain I needed a new read and picked up The Shadow of the Wind. I immediately fell in love – with mysterious characters, a cemetery of forgotten books and a … Continue reading

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What I am Reading: The Girl on a Train

I gave in to the hype, and picked up The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins. It is a thriller with an unreliable narrator, along the lines of Gone Girl. Overall, it was very easy to read, and I … Continue reading

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