Shutter Island – 5 stars When a delusional child murderer named Rachel Solando escapes from the home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane placed on Shutter Island, US Marshal Edward (Teddy) Daniels and his new partner Chuck Aule are sent to investigate. From a barefoot mentally disturbed woman pulling an impossible escape leaving cryptic… Read More Who is 67?
The Mark – 3.5 stars Buying a book just because it is cheap due to some offer was a huge gamble for me but the good news is I won! It was a huge surprise when the book turned out to be a smooth crime thriller as promised in its catchy premise – “Right as… Read More All the myths are fake, my life isn’t flashing before my eyes!
Vigilante – 4 stars It may be an unpopular opinion but now a days a large percentage of detective mysteries cum thrillers tends to emphasise on making the problem somehow personal to the protagonist of the story. Either their past comes back to haunt them or the killer somehow is related to him/her or for… Read More Why all the fighting when we can think?!
Disturbed – 5 stars It is very hard to write a proper review of this book because if I try to talk about the premise or concept then it would seem very simple. Also it doesn’t contain any detective, chase, fight scene or dashing protagonist. Yet it turned out to be one of the most… Read More Believe no one and nothing is what it seems!
The Torso – 3 stars Inspector Irene Huss is good at balancing home and office but some cases cannot be contained in the files at office. When parts of human torso start washing up at beaches, it looks like just another serial killing at first glance but Huss tries to solve the case by pulling… Read More ‘Personal’ is a cute word
Eeny Meeny – 3 stars Two people (who know each other) are abducted and they are given a choice. A revolver with one bullet in it. Only one gets to live by killing the other (Saw – movies anyone?). Now DI Helen Grace and her team have to find the mastermind when these type of killings… Read More Two hostages. One bullet. One lives. One dies.
The Bronx Kill – 3 stars The Bronx Kill offers a traditional mystery with little of surprises in it. An aspiring writes goes off to a tour for some days only to find his wife missing just after he returns. The police pins him down as the murder suspect and whole thing becomes a media circus.… Read More ‘You shouldn’t have done your dirt’