The Janson Command

Reformed from his days of covert-operations, Paul Janson has set a new mission for himself. Working in partnership with champion sharpshooter Jessica Kincaid, he rehabilitates disenchanted agents and helps them create new lives outside of the violent intelligence sector.   [Read more...]

"Hardcover Mysteries" on Investigation Discovery

Featuring some of America's most popular writers of thrillers and whodunits, Investigation Discovery's HARDCOVER MYSTERIES explores the crossover from fact to fiction. In this exciting new eight-part series, New York Times best-selling authors discuss the real-life cases that compelled their fascination and inspired their page-turners. Authors David Baldacci, Sandra Brown, Harlan Coben, Linda Fairstein, Sara […]

2010 Thriller Award Winners

ThrillerFest V was held this past weekend in New York City, and the winners of the 2010 Thriller Awards were announced: Best Hard Cover Novel: THE NEIGHBOR, Lisa Gardner Best Paperback Original Novel: THE COLDEST MILE, Tom Piccirilli Best First Novel: RUNNING FROM THE DEVIL, Jamie Freveletti Best Short Story: A STAB IN THE HEART, […]

Review: "The First Rule" by Robert Crais

I made a careless mistake, sitting on my sofa at around 1:30am... I picked The First Rule off the daunting TBR stack in my living room and began reading, fully intending to read just the first couple chapters, then get in bed.

Somewhere around 6:30am, with the morning sky already bright, and my eyes burning from lack of sleep, I forced myself to stay awake and finish the book. I absolutely refused to put the book down with so few pages left, and pushed my way through to the end.   [Read more...]

"Naked Heat" preview now on

For all the Castle fans out there, there's a preview of the next book in the Nikki Heat series, Naked Heat, available at As of today, Chatper 1 is available for a free download: Last year, ABC and Hyperion books gave us the first 10 chapters for free, prior to the book's release […]

"Heat Wave" by Richard Castle Now Online

The serialization of the first few chapters of the first Nikki Heat novel by Richard Castle (lead character in the ABC crime comedy/drama Castle), is now available online. You can download a PDF of the first chapter this week, and a new chapter will be posted online every week until the second season premiere on […]

Review: Killing the Rabbit

Review by Debbie Walker Everyone in this book has issues. Hannie Reynard, Aussie filmmaker, steals the idea for her directorial debut film from an old college associate and loses a major chunk of her funding to a scam artist and must deal with a flare-up of her Crohn's disease all the while trying to figure […]

Review: "The DaVinci Code" by Dan Brown

If Alfred Hitchcock produced and directed the television show 24, the end result would be The DaVinci Code, a strap-yourself-in-and-hold-on-for-dear-life of a read that lives up to the hype and does not disappoint.   [Read more...]