Because she was the young girl abducted all those years ago. And, when she begins to investigate the suspicious suicide in Dublin and confirms a connection to her own disappearance, she is forced to start asking questions. A suspected suicide in Dublin. The abduction of a child over two decades earlier. A brutal murder in New York.
Last KissHachette Ireland #ad - And after the final blows of the knife, she stole his last breath with a kiss. Will criminal psychologist dr kate pearson uncover the identity of this vicious killer before it is too late?At a hotel room in Dublin, the butchered body of art dealer Rick Shevlin, arranged with artistic precision like the Hanged Man from a Tarot card, is found.
Meanwhile, in a quiet suburb, Sandra Regan clings to her sanity as a shadowy presence moves through her home. What connects them?criminal psychologist Dr Kate Pearson is sure that the killer has struck before and will again - soon. But will they uncover the killer's identity before she claims another victim?
Last Kiss #ad - But he was wrong. As kate and di o'connor are plunged into an investigation which spreads to Rome and Paris, they uncover a vicious trail of sexual power and evil. He thought he was in control.
The Doll's House Kate Pearson Book 2Polis Books #ad - At the time his death was deemed a tragic accident but the exact circumstances remain a mystery. As disturbing childhood memories are unleashed, memories of another tragedy begin to come to light. Meanwhile criminal psychologist Dr Kate Pearson is called to assist in a murder investigation after a body is found in a Dublin canal.
The Doll's House Kate Pearson Book 2 #ad - Winner of the irish crime Fiction Book of the Year AwardThirty-five years ago Adrian Hamilton drowned. And when kate digs beneath the surface of the killing, she discovers a sinister connection to the Hamilton family. Time is running out for Clodagh and Kate. And the killer has already chosen his next victim.
His daughter clodagh now visits a hypnotherapist in an attempt to come to terms with her past, and her father's death.
Red Ribbons Kate Pearson Book 1Polis Books #ad - Twenty-four hours later, a second schoolgirl is found in a shallow grave her body identically arranged. The hurt for the killer is on. The criminal psychologistthe police call in criminal psychologist, Kate Pearson, to get inside the mind of the murderer before he strikes again. But the more kate discovers about the killings, the more it all feels terrifyingly familiar.
The accused womanas the pressure to find the killer intensifies there's one vital connection to be made Ellie Brady, a woman institutionalised fifteen years earlier for the murder of her daughter Amy. Phillips is Ireland’s finest mystery writer. San diego book reviewthe critically acclaimed first novel in Louise Phillips's award-winning and internationally bestselling Kate Pearson thriller series.
Red Ribbons Kate Pearson Book 1 #ad - The serial killera missing schoolgirl is found buried in the Dublin Mountains, hands clasped together in prayer, two red ribbons in her hair. She stopped talking when everybody stopped listening. But what connects the death of amy Brady to the murdered schoolgirls? As Kate Pearson, begins to unravel the truth, danger is closer than she knows.
First Blood: A completely gripping mystery thriller A Detective Kim Stone NovelBookouture #ad - This is the book that all kim stone fans have been waiting for and they didn’t even know it…another class Kim Stone story…a dark and deadly case, intrigue, high on thrills, mystery and tension, perfectly pitched on pace and featuring the dry humour and banter we know and love…Top stuff – Loved it.
Jen med’s book reviews ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐. She’s about to meet her team for the first time. The victim of her next case is about to meet his killer…When the body of a young man is found beheaded and staked to the ground in a secluded woodland area of the Clent Hills, Kim and her new squad rush to the crime scene.
First Blood: A completely gripping mystery thriller A Detective Kim Stone Novel #ad - Searching the victim’s home, but where is the child? and why does the man’s own sister seem relieved that he’s dead? As Kim begins to unearth the shocking truth about the victim, Kim finds a little girl’s bedroom and a hidden laptop, a disturbing resemblance is spotted with the recent murder of a man found beneath the staircase of Redland Hall with multiple stab wounds.
In the darkness of a cold december morning, Detective Kim Stone steps through the doors of Halesowen Police Station. Inexperienced stacey is showing signs of brilliance but struggling to hold her nerve and, while D. S. This is a second chance for those of us who follow the series to have that first meeting with Stone and the gang, and it’s absolutely brilliant.
Nigel adams bookworm ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘angela marsons is a keen observer of human nature, and her wide cast of characters are both fascinating and distinct from each other…it is immediately clear why her books stand out from the crowd. Both these men had dark secrets and Kim discovers a link to a women’s shelter.
Where She Lies: A gripping Irish detective thriller with a stunning twist A Detective Finnegan Beck Crime ThrillerBookouture #ad - Thrilling. I cannot wait to read more from this author!’ Goodreads reviewer, ‘Brilliant. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars. Unrelenting pace. Gripping. Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Cracking. I was hooked on this book from the first moment I met Detective Finnegan Beck. I couldn't put it down. This was one I couldn't put down.
. Bloody brilliant. The pages were turning that quickly that it was almost as if the pages were turning themselves. The world could have ended and I wouldn’t have known. A best friend with a loose relationship with the truth. I was hooked. Ginger book geek ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘omg!! what an amazing and thrilling story!!!’ Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Gripping.
Where She Lies: A gripping Irish detective thriller with a stunning twist A Detective Finnegan Beck Crime Thriller #ad - Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘twist after twist after twist!’ Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘All the stars from me.
Child's Play: A totally unputdownable serial killer thriller Detective Kim Stone Crime Thriller Book 11Bookouture #ad - I wish i could give it more than 5 stars because it certainly deserves it. I give one last push of the roundabout and stand back. Linking the victims, kim discovers they were involved in annual tournaments for gifted children and were on their way to the next event. She knows how to add the human touch to each story and I just adore her.
Full of engaging characters and humour this series is fast becoming one of my favourites. This story is great, pulls you in from the first page and never lets go…Get it, read it, you won't be disappointed. Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘The quality of Angela Marsons writing has never diminished over the entire series.
Child's Play: A totally unputdownable serial killer thriller Detective Kim Stone Crime Thriller Book 11 #ad - The release of a Kim Stone novel is an event to look forward to. Fabulous characters and well written. Bloody fabULOUS. Postcard Reviews. The victim, belinda Evans, was a retired college Professor of Child Psychology. Finally we’re playing a game. A game that I have chosen. As kim and her team search her home, they find an overnight bag packed and begin to unravel a complex relationship between Belinda and her sister Veronica.
Then two more bodies are found bearing the same distinctive markings, and Kim knows she is on the hunt for a ritualistic serial killer.
The Lantern Men Ruth Galloway MysteriesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - March tells ruth that he killed four more women and that their bodies are buried near a village bordering the fens, said to be haunted by the Lantern Men, mysterious figures holding lights that lure travelers to their deaths. Now march confirms this and offers to show Nelson where the other bodies are buried—but only if Ruth will do the digging.
Curious, but wary, Ruth agrees. She has a new job, home, and partner, and she is no longer North Norfolk police’s resident forensic archaeologist. Everything has changed for Ruth Galloway. Forensic archaeologist ruth galloway changed her life—until a convicted killer tells her that four of his victims were never found, drawing her back to the place she left behind.
The Lantern Men Ruth Galloway Mysteries #ad - That is, until convicted murderer Ivor March offers to make DCI Nelson a deal. Nelson was always sure that March killed more women than he was charged with. Is ivor march himself a lantern man, luring Ruth back to Norfolk? What is his plan, and why is she so crucial to it? And are the killings really over?
Cruel Acts: The Top Ten Sunday Times bestseller and winner of the 2019 Irish Independent crime fiction book of the year Maeve Kerrigan, Book 8HarperCollins #ad - Is there a copycat killer, or have they been wrong about stone from the start?‘magnificent’ marian keyes‘clever, classy crime fiction’ erin Kelly‘Brilliant’ Fiona Barton‘Terrific’ Sarah Hilary‘I adored this book’ Liz Nugent‘Authentic’ Jo Spain‘Compulsive’ Patricia Gibney‘Powerful’ Helen Fields‘Kept me turning the pages long into the night’ Rachel Abbott‘Emotional’ Sinéad Crowley.
The sunday times bestseller and winner of the 2019 irish independent crime fiction book of the year!From award-winning author Jane Casey comes a powerful Maeve Kerrigan crime thriller which will keep you on the edge of your seat until the final page!Guilty?A year ago, Leo Stone was convicted of murdering two women and sentenced to life in prison.
Cruel Acts: The Top Ten Sunday Times bestseller and winner of the 2019 Irish Independent crime fiction book of the year Maeve Kerrigan, Book 8 #ad - Now he’s been freed on a technicality, and he’s protesting his innocence. Not guilty?ds maeve kerrigan and di josh derwent are determined to put Stone back behind bars where he belongs, but the more Maeve digs, the less convinced she is that he did it. The wrong decision could be deadly…Then another woman disappears in similar circumstances.
Her Sister's Bones: An absolutely gripping crime thriller Detective Iris Locke Book 1Bookouture #ad - Will definitely be recommending this to others and can't wait to read more by this author!’ Goodreads Reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Kept me gripped from beginning to end… no hesitation in recommending. Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘brilliant… can’t wait for book 2’ goodreads Reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Great read… kept me gripped… I'm glad that there will be more books to follow.
Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Well what a FANTASTIC book. Iris still remembers anna, who was just a small girl when her baby sister was snatched, never to be seen again. It was good getting to know the characters of Iris and Slattery and hopefully will find out more about them in future books in this series.
Her Sister's Bones: An absolutely gripping crime thriller Detective Iris Locke Book 1 #ad - Amazing plot twist and the end that I never saw coming. Brilliant characters with strong storylines, excellent plot I did not guess at all took me by total surprise. It was the one case iris’ own father never solved, and Iris can’t help but wonder if the two crimes are connected. She’ll stop at nothing to find anna justice, but a fire has destroyed almost all the physical evidence, and Limerick is the same small town she remembers: everybody protects their neighbours, and Iris has been away for too long.
Can iris unpick the lies beneath the surface of her pretty hometown, when reopening the old case means reopening old wounds for her team, the rest of the community, and catch the most twisted individual of her career, and her own father?Fans of Patricia Gibney, Angela Marsons and L. J. Enthralling, heart wrenching, overall wonderful read, definitely have you feeling all the feels… I will be anxiously awaiting the next book in the series!’ Goodreads Reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘I couldn't read it fast enough.
The Child Before: An absolutely gripping detective thriller A Detective Finnegan Beck Crime ThrillerBookouture #ad - Love the plot twists and turns. Tons of twists and turns. You never knew what surprise was going to happen next. She began to sing, the girl. Can't wait for more’ Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars‘Gripping to the end. Because if he doesn’t, he fears there’s a chance everyone will give up the baby for dead, just like they did before…This dark, twisted page turner will keep you up all night.
His heart is back in Dublin, with the woman he loves. But she was not. Has too much time passed for there to be a connection, or does something – or someone – link these two crimes?Beck claims he does not want to stay in Cross Beg. Simply unputdownable. Her arms were empty. On a cold morning a cyclist finds the brutally slaughtered body of a woman in her car, on a remote lane leading to the long-abandoned Irish village of Kelly’s Forge.
The Child Before: An absolutely gripping detective thriller A Detective Finnegan Beck Crime Thriller #ad - But when detective finnegan beck arrives from the nearby town of Cross Beg to investigate he notices there’s a baby’s seat in the back of the car. This was a great book. Unrelenting pace.