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September Books

I only read 7 books in September. It was a busy month at work, as well as with family health problems...

1) Tea & Destiny - Sherryl Woods (paperback)
2) Light the Stars - RaeAnne Thayne (paperback)
3) Betrayal of Trust - J.A. Jance (hardback)
4) Kill Me If You Can - James Patterson (hardback)
5) 1105 Yakima Street - Debbie Macomber (Kindle)
6) Thorn in My Side - Karin Slaughter (Kindle single)
7) Goddess of Vengeance - Jackie Collins (hardback)

These are all authors I read regularly, except for Thayne. Light the Stars was the first book of hers I've read. Her writing is similar to Woods, and I enjoyed both books.

J.A. Jance is one of my favorite authors, and Betrayal of Trust did not disappoint.

I really enjoyed Kill Me If You Can, I think it's one of Patterson's better books, at least in the last few years.

LOVED the Slaughter single, Thorn in My Side. If you like suspense thrillers, she is one of the best authors out there today!

It's been a while since Collins wrote a Lucky Santangelo book - and I loved this book. I love reading a good, trashy novel every now & then!


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By Barbara Nickless
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Expected Publication Date: October 1, 2016
Genre: Mystery/suspense

From the back cover:
"A sadistic murder draws a war-haunted cop into the deadly world of a rail-riding gang."

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Sydney Rose Parnell, a special agent for the railroad police, is suffering from PTSD after her time in the war. So when she is drawn into a murder mystery, the ghosts that haunt her appear more and more often. She is looking for the murderer of a young lady who helped the homeless. With the help of her K9 companion, Clyde, who is also a war veteran; she sets out to solve the crime. There are a lot of twists and turns along the way.

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