Dark Water (DCI Erika Foster #3) by @RobertBryndza (2016)

Beneath the water the body sank rapidly. She would lie still and undisturbed for many years but above her on dry land, the nightmare was just beginning. When Detective Erika Foster receives a tip-off that key evidence for a major narcotics case was stashed in a disused quarry on the outskirts of London, she orders […]

Conviction: 1×04 – Mother's Little Burden

★★★★ Hayes’ recent transgressions spark a media firestorm. Meanwhile, she and the team tackle the highly sensitive case of a mother, Penny, convicted for the death of her autistic son. The state’s most compelling evidence originated from Penny’s own video blog, expressing her frustrations and fears about her violent son. While the CIU team tracks […]

Chicago Fire: 5×01 – The Hose or the Animal

★★★½ Severide and Stella search for Grant, who’s AWOL from Chicago Med. Dawson questions her career path. Casey’s relationship with his political consultant cools. Borrelli’s anger at Boden over his brother’s death boils over. Mouch and Brett partner on a new venture. Things I really didn’t like about the season première: The ending with Grant […]

Accidentally on Purpose (Heartbreaker Bay #3) by @JillShalvis

There’s no such thing as a little in love… Elle Wheaten’s priorities: friends, career, and kick-ass shoes. Then there’s the muscular wall of stubbornness that’s security expert Archer Hunt—who comes before everything else. No point in telling Mr. “Feels-Free Zone” that, though. Elle will just see other men until she gets over Archer . . […]

Criminal Minds: 12×03 – Taboo

★★★★ The BAU welcomes back Emily Prentiss as they are called upon to investigate the disappearance of three women. I know it might be a bit early to make such a bold statement but this may turn out to be my favourite Criminal Minds team line-up ever.  And here’s three reasons why: I’d already decided […]

Someone like You (Oxford #3) by Lauren Layne

Lincoln Mathis doesn’t hide his reputation as Manhattan’s ultimate playboy. In fact, he cultivates it. But behind every flirtatious smile, each provocative quip, there’s a secret that Lincoln’s hiding from even his closest friends—a tragedy from his past that holds his heart quietly captive. Lincoln knows what he wants: someone like Daisy Sinclair, the sassy, […]

Miracle on 5th Avenue (From Manhattan with Love #3) by @SarahMorgan_

Hopeless romantic Eva Jordan loves everything about Christmas. She might be spending the holidays alone this year, but when she’s given an opportunity to house-sit a spectacular penthouse on Fifth Avenue, she leaps at the chance. What better place to celebrate than in snow-kissed Manhattan? What she didn’t expect was to find the penthouse still […]

The Trouble with Mistletoe (Heartbreaker Bay #2) by @JillShalvis

If she has her way … Willa Davis is wrangling puppies when Keane Winters stalks into her pet shop with frustration in his chocolate-brown eyes and a pink bedazzled cat carrier in his hand. He needs a kitty sitter, stat. But the last thing Willa needs is to rescue a guy who doesn’t even remember […]

Conviction (2016): 1×01 – Pilot

★★★★ In the series premiere, Hayes needs to dig herself out of what could be a publicly embarrassing situation. She makes a clandestine deal with her adversary, Conner Wallace, to take on the Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU) and justice system in order to save face, not only for herself, but for her family. The first […]