Tag: Thriller

A Good Marriage (2014)

Review by CJ Director: Peter Askin Starring: Joan Allen, Anthony LaPaglia, Stephen Lang Other notable appearances: Mike O’Malley, Kristen Connolly, Theo Stockman, Cara Buono Running time: 102 minutes Watch this if you liked: Dolan’s Cadillac, Thinner, Dolores Claiborne   Darcy (Allen) and Bob (LaPaglia) have a good marriage. […]

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 […]

Overwatch by Matthew Betley (2016)

Review by CJ Page count: 389 ISBN: 9781925533941 Former Marine and current alcoholic Logan West has had his fair share of hangovers. Though none quite compare to awakening hungover to an intruder with connections to a group bent on starting World War III. Logan must work with former […]

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 […]