Tag Archive: Mysteries

Linwood Barclay

Linwood Barclay

Linwood Barclay – Zack Walker Series – Stand Alone Thrillers

Back in 2007 I meet an interesting character Zack Walker, who was a detective who made some Bad Moves and got involved with some Bad Guys and had four great adventures. Then his creator Linwood Barclay wrote two books Too Close to Home and No Time for Goodbye which outsold  the Zack Walker books by a lot and put Linwood Barclay on the map as a major stand alone thriller writer!! And while I may one of the few who still miss Zack Walker Linwood’s thrillers are terrific.

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Karin Slaughter

Karin Slaughter

Karin Slaughter – Grant County and Will Trent Series

The first time I met Sara Linton, Jeffrey Tolliver, and Lena
Adams characters in Karin Slaughter’s Grant County series was in the book Kisscut.  From Goodreads.

Saturday night dates at the skating rink have been a tradition in the small southern town of Heartsdale for as long as anyone can remember, but when a teenage quarrel explodes into a deadly shoot-out, Sara Linton–the town’s pediatrician and medical examiner–finds herself entangled in a terrible tragedy.

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Alex Berenson – John Wells

Alex Berenson

I started this series with the Alex’s first book,The Faithful Spy, which won the Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best First Novel.His latest book is the eighth in the series. I started book #7 The Night Ranger last year, got distracted and I didn’t get far in the book. It’s probably time to go back and read #7 and then 8!

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