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Book Review: The Moon Over Soho

Author: Ben Aaronovitch Genre: Mystery/Crime Supernatural (Adult)   Reviewer: Kevin - Athy / Castledermot Library Synopsis: Well-known jazz musician Cyrus Wilkinson collapse with a heart attack after a gig in Soho, but why is PC Peter Grant from the Economic and Specialist Crime Unit called in to investigate? Well Dr. Walid believes that there is more than a heart-attack behind… Continue reading Book Review: The Moon Over Soho

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The End of Her

Author: Shari LapenaGenre: Adult FictionReviewer: Kevin Athy / Castledermot Library Synopsis: It starts with a shocking accusation . . . Stephanie and Patrick are recently married, with new-born twins. While Stephanie struggles with the disorienting effects of sleep deprivation, there's one thing she knows for certain - she has everything she ever wanted.Then a woman… Continue reading The End of Her

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Payback

Author: R.C. BridgestockGenre: Adult FictionReviewer: Kevin Athy / Castledermot Library Synopsis: Charley Mann left Yorkshire for the Met and a fast-track career - but now she's back, she's in charge and the area's first young, female DI. Her hometown, the Yorkshire countryside, and her old friends all seem unchanged, but appearances can be deceptive. When… Continue reading Payback

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Haven’t They Grown

Author: Sophie Hannah Review By: Kevin, Castledermot Library We often wonder how people we knew have changed over the years, this is something that Beth Leeson thought as she “got lost” on her way to her sons league game.  Years have passes since she and her husband Dom lost contact with Lewis and Flora Braid… Continue reading Haven’t They Grown

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Final Betrayal

Author: Patricia Gibney Review by: Kevin Berney, Castledermot Library When Conor Dowling is released after a 10 year sentence for a crime which he swears he didn’t commit, he just wants to to put that part of his life.  Yet, he is the prime suspect when Amy Whyte goes missing and D.I. Lottie Parker and… Continue reading Final Betrayal

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Top Ten Crime Thrillers on Borrowbox

Genre: Adult Fiction - Crime/Thriler Compiled by: Carmel, Lorraine, Anne & Aideen, Athy Library The Girls by Emma Cline Disturbingly realistic, weird, thought provoking and engrossing. Loosely based on the Manson murders, it is a remarkable debut novel. Bolinda Borrowbox e-book & Bolinda Borrowbox Audio book The Five by Hallie Rubenhold The untold lives of… Continue reading Top Ten Crime Thrillers on Borrowbox