‘Murder Mystery’ Review- A Few Chuckles, But No Laughs

Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston team-up for Murder Mystery, directed by Kyle Newacheck and written by James Vanderbilt. Sandler has a skill for producing low brow comedies that are either massive hits or dubs. New York policeman Nick Spitz (Adam Sandler) lies to his wife, hairdresser and mystery novel obsessed Audrey (Jennifer Aniston) about passing…

Classic Film Review- Laura (1944)

1944’s Laura is a brilliant example of film noir to come from the era of predominantly black and white cinema. It was produced and directed by  Otto Preminger. Its principal cast includes Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price, Judith Anderson and a few others. It takes the classic “whodunit” genre of murder mystery films and…

#amreading – Rage by Jonathan Kellerman

Previously, I reviewed A Cold Heart by Jonathan Kellerman. Today, I am focused on his mystery novel Rage, a thriller from end to end. Psychologist and police consultant Alex Delaware gets a phone call from someone he once analyzed. It was a former teen who participated in the murder of a three year old girl many…

#amreading – A Cold Heart

Jonathan Kellerman is an expert mystery writer and one his best novels is A Cold Heart, part of the Alex Delaware series. What do a jazz singer, an artist, and a dancer have in common? They have all been murdered and the prime suspect is the editor of a celebrity trash magazine GrooveRat. Forensic psychologist Alex…

Book Review- Eyes of Justice

The fourth and, as of the writing of this review, final book in Lis Wiehl and April Henry’s crime series Triple Threat brings the series to a dramatic, sad, yet incredible ending. Believe me, it will shock you. There are some spoilers in this review, but don’t worry, I don’t give away the ending. FBI…

Book Review: Heart of Ice

Book Three in Lis Wiehl and April Henry’s Triple Threat series is called Heart of Ice. It follows Federal Prosecutor Allison Pierce, FBI Agent Nicole Hedges, and TV crime reporter Cassidy Shaw as they investigate a series of seemingly random crimes. The problem is, the acts are not as random as they think. Fitness instructor…

Book Review: Hand of Fate

Lis Wiehl’s second “Triple Threat” novel, co-written with April O’Henry, brings us closer to home than ever before. It reunites Federal Prosecutor Cassidy Shaw, FBI Special Agent Nicole Hedges, and crime reporter Cassidy Shaw, a time unofficially called “Triple Threat” together to solve another high profile murder. The outspoken Conservative talk radio host John Fate…

Book Review- Face of Betrayal

Longtime Fox New correspondent Lis Wiehl co-writes a mystery thriller with suspense writer April Henry that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Face of Betrayal is the first in a series called Triple Threat Mysteries, about three friends: Federal Prosecutor Allison Pierce, loving wife, FBI Special Agent Nicole Hedges, a brave single…