Tag: books

Forsaken by J.D. Barker (2014)

Page count: 386 ISBN: 9780990694908   Successful horror writer Thad McAlister has just written the best book of his career. While in New York to sell the movie rights, Thad discovers that his book may not be as fictional as he thought. The creatures from his novel have […]

The Fourth Monkey by J.D. Barker (2017)

Review by CJ Page count: 480 ISBN: 9780008217006   Chicago Detective Sam Porter has spent half a decade chasing down the Four Monkey Killer, AKA the 4MK, a brilliant and sadistic killer who uses murder to punish those closest to his victims. Can Porter save the 4MK’s latest […]

The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne (2017)

Review by CJ Page count: 320 ISBN: 9780735213005   When the child abductor, rapist and murderer known as the Marsh King escapes from his maximum security prison, it throws Helena’s world upside down. Helena’s husband and daughters don’t know that Helena is the Marsh King’s daughter; that Helena […]

One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus (2017)

Review by CJ Page count: 368 ISBN: 9780141375632   When five students attend detention and only four leave alive, the surviving students are thrown into the spotlight as suspects in the deceased’s murder investigation. When it’s discovered that the deceased was going to publicly reveal secrets that could […]