Search Results: "Iris Johansen"


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FIRESTORM by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 30, 2004

"Must . . . please . . . fans."
Psychic arson investigator. Read full book review >

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STALEMATE by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 2, 2007

"All the usual elements, somewhat manipulatively reconfigured."
In prolific suspense novelist Johansen's energetic new Eve Duncan thriller (Countdown, 2005, etc.), the forensics sculptor makes a dangerous deal with a Colombian weapons dealer. Read full book review >

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BLOOD GAME by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 20, 2009

"Not even Hamburger Helper could rescue this overdone hash."
Johansen (Deadlock, 2009, etc.) stirs psychics, an apprentice vampire and some unsettled ghosts into a bubbling pot of balderdash. Read full book review >

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PANDORA’S DAUGHTER by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 16, 2007

"An overwrought flight of fancy that deserves to be returned to its box unopened."
A doctor inherits power beyond imagination from her murdered mother. Read full book review >

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THE KILLING GAME by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"Johansen creates some nonconformist women characters along with heroes as devoted to them as golden retrievers."
The second of Johansen's suspensers starring Eve Duncan (The Face of Deception, 1998), a forensic sculptor who shapes human faces from the skulls of murder victims. Read full book review >

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NO EASY TARGET by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 25, 2017

"The author's told this story many times before, but it never gets old to her many devotees."
Johansen dumps a host of bad guys on the trail of an animal psychic in her latest action-packed damsel-in-distress outing. Read full book review >

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HUNTING EVE by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 16, 2013

"A layered, thrilling read that will likely motivate fans to read the final book, too."
After escaping Jim Doane, Eve Duncan navigates the Colorado wilderness to gain her freedom, while the people she loves scramble to find and rescue her. Read full book review >

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AND THEN YOU DIE... by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 12, 1998

"But in Johansen's fiction, the girl tied to the railroad tracks would have a Swiss Army knife at the ready."
A well-crafted romance thriller from Johansen (Long After Midnight, 1997, etc.), whose hardcover adventures for women are much more fun than her paperback bodice-rippers. Read full book review >

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SILENCING EVE by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"An arresting conclusion to the Eve Duncan trilogy."
After an explosive showdown in Colorado among the CIA, Eve Duncan's loved ones and a furious Jim Doane, Eve is Doane's captive again, but the stakes are higher than anyone imagined, and getting Eve to safety is shadowed by an even deadlier threat. Read full book review >

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THE PERFECT WITNESS by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"An enticing hook and compelling storytelling overcome some small flaws."
When assassins come after a teen with a rare psychic ability, she's rescued by an enigmatic warrior who sweeps her into a new life. Danger is never far away, however, and her gift is potent to enemies and allies alike. Read full book review >

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HIDE AWAY by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 26, 2016

"As in many of Johansen's novels, readers are left dangling when it comes to Cara's fate and must purchase the next one to find out what happens."
Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan's back in the game in perennial bestseller Johansen's latest bloody action thriller. Read full book review >

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TAKING EVE by Iris Johansen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2013

"A successful Johansen novel, filled with intriguing twists and characters and an overarching mystery that will keep fans coming back for Book 2."
Jim Doane will stop at nothing to get the answers he wants as to what happened to his son, and he knows forensic sculptor Eve Duncan is the key; not only can she recreate Kevin's face from his skull, but she's a character in a deadly game she doesn't even know she's playing. Read full book review >