Friday Finds 9: January 27, 2017

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Friday Finds (a feature originated by Jenn at Books and A Beat) showcases the most interesting books that I have encountered during the last week and have added to my TBR wish list on Goodreads.

I am constantly adding titles to my never-ending TBR list and I can’t wait to share them with people.

Check out my newest and most wanted additions (or editions?…see what I did there!)

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Blog Tour- Accused (Mark Toscano @Aria_Fiction) #Bookreview #Guestpost

Screen Shot 2017-01-23 at 8.34.43 PM.pngThrilled to be today’s stop on the blog tour for Accused by Mark Toscano!

Coming at you today with a guest post from Mark Toscano himself and my review for Accused.    But first, let’s take a look at the synopsis from Goodreads:

About Accused

 A crime reporter. A strange murder. An ex-convict with a dark secret…

Onofrio Palillo receives compensation many years after wrongful imprisonment for murder. Whilst trying to arrange an interview, Fabrizio Corsaro, a crime reporter, finds Palillo dead at his home.   Investigations reveal incriminating evidence, which lead detectives to arrest Fabrizio himself for the murder. It’s left to his brother Roberto, a criminal lawyer, to save Fabrizo from the nightmare into which his life has suddenly been plunged.   With the help of deputy police prefect Domenico Fisichella, Roberto delves into Palillo’s mysterious past. They discover an old secret that puts them on the trail of the most powerful man in Sicily, Giorgio Moncada.   A complex story, full of mystery and memorable characters.

Buy Links

 Amazon: http://amzn.to/2edTZfc

Kobo: http://bit.ly/2gpOyPA

iBooks: http://apple.co/2fCz6xR

 Google Play: http://bit.ly/2g39lan

Keep reading for a Guest Post by Mark Toscano and my review of Accused!

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Blog Tour: Wrong Number (Carys Jones @tiny_dancer85 @Aria_Fiction) #giveaway

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Thrilled to be today’s stop on the blog tour for Wrong Number by Carys Jones!

I read this one a while back and loved it!  You can check out my full review here.

A missing husband. Mysterious calls. And the biggest lie of them all.   Read with caution – you may never want to answer your phone again…  

Will and Amanda Thorne are living the dream until, one day, their phone rings. Within 24 hours, Will is missing and Amanda’s world is shattered.  Who was on the phone? Where has Will gone?   Amanda is determined to find her husband and is drawn into a world of drug dealers, criminal masterminds and broken promises.    As the truth becomes clearer, she has to face the terrible possibility that she may never have known her husband at all…

Coming at you today with a guest post from Carys Jones about how she stays focused while trying to meet a writing deadline and a giveaway for a digital copy of Wrong Number!

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#cjsreads2017- Little Girl Lost (@carolewyer @bookouture)

 

screen-shot-2017-01-04-at-5-35-04-pmAs mentioned previously (check out my original post here), I am partaking in monthly buddy reads with two of my favourite Bookstagrammers- Chandra and Jessica.  For our second read, we chose a serial killer thriller that is guaranteed to have you hooked, Little Girl Lost by Carol Wyer.   We all LOVED the book and highly recommend it to anyone who is looking for a thriller with completely unexpected twists and turns.

Keep reading below for a synopsis of the book and our thoughts.

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Book Review: Killing Kate (Alex Lake)(@alexlakeauthor @harper360)

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Kate returns from a post break-up holiday with her closest friends as news of a serial killer, dubbed the Stockton Heath Strangler, hits in her hometown; all the victims look like Kate. Reeling from his breakup with Kate, Phil is drinking more and blacking out and once he is questioned in the connection to the murders, Kate wonders if the man she had spent ten years of her life with could be a killer.

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Book Review: Never Out of Sight (Louise Stone @writercharlie @HQDigitalUK)

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Freya has not been the perfect mother; distracted by her own extra-marital affair, she feels she has not been checking in with her teenage daughter, Zoe, as much as she should. One day, when Zoe goes missing, Freya panics. The only way to bring her daughter back is by telling the truth, but when your whole is built on secrets and lies, telling the truth could destroy everything….

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Blog Tour:Two Days Gone (@randallsilvis @sbkslandmark) #giveaway #bookreview

Screen Shot 2017-01-15 at 9.55.02 PM.pngI am thrilled to be taking part in today’s stop on the blog tour for Two Days Gone by Randall Silvis.

Not only will this post contain an excerpt and my review but also link to an awesome GIVEAWAY for your chance to win a copy of the book!

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Book Review: The Best Kind of People (Zoe Whittall)

screen-shot-2017-01-15-at-8-13-42-amWhat if someone you loved and trusted was accused of the unthinkable? When a popular teacher, and beloved husband/father, George Woodbury is arrested for sexual misconduct after a school ski trip, the people around him are shattered. His wife Joan deals with denial and rage. His daughter becomes a social outcast. His son puts his own life on hold to try and assist in his father’s defense.  How can they defend someone they love while wrestling with the possibility of his guilt?  Continue reading “Book Review: The Best Kind of People (Zoe Whittall)”

Book Review: Duplicity (Sibel Hodge) @sibelhodge @amazonpub

Screen Shot 2017-01-14 at 7.43.57 AM.pngMax and Alissa are newlyweds, madly in love and the envy of all their friends; their world is shattered when Max is brutally stabbed to death in their home and Alissa manages to escape through a window.   The police investigation begins with many questions. Why had Alissa escaped? What were the killer’s motives? As Alissa tries to pick up the pieces of her life and mourns the loss of her husband, the lead investigator, DI Carter, begins to wonder if she is telling the truth. After all, there are three sides to every story. His. Hers. And the truth…

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