• INSM Book Reviews

    The Nowhere Child, Christian White : Book Review

    It's no secret I will read almost anything in the crime/suspense/thriller/mystery genre 😛 For me, these books can generally be divided into 2 categories - predictable & omg I hope my kids sleep in cos I'm still reading at 3am 😛 The Nowhere Child by Christian White is DEFINITELY in the latter category! From the beginning of the book, you're drawn in, reading word after word faster & faster. Now, some bits are kinda predictable, however, having finished the book I'm assuming the author may have used this more of a ploy to catch you unaware - you think you know what's going to happen, but BAM! he hits you…

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    The Stakes, Ben Sanders : Book Review

    Whilst Ben Sanders has written 4 books previous to this, this is the first book from this author that I have read.  Whilst I generally prefer books that aren't so action focussed, I do sometimes enjoy the more Lee Child or Harlan Coben action infused crime novels, and I will readily agree that this book kept me entertained from the get go.   The Stakes is a fast paced, suspenseful novel that keeps you reading from page 1.  I felt some of the twists were predictable, however, this did not stop me reading as fast as I could, and I'm happy to recommend this book to anyone who loves a…