Search Results: "Jayne Ann Krentz"


BOOK REVIEW

ALL NIGHT LONG by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 3, 2006

"Fans won't care: It's good, creepy fun from a pro who can practically write in the dark."
The mistress of sheet-wringing suspense (Falling Awake, 2004, etc.) scores with a sexy thriller set in Dunsley, a small northern California lake town still seething from a family murder 17 years before. Read full book review >

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SECRET SISTERS by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 8, 2015

"Krentz delivers another twisty, plot-driven romantic suspense novel, with two satisfying love stories in the mix."
Eighteen years after she was attacked by a pedophile, Madeline Chase's past is haunting her, and while she knows the man is dead, a recent murder lets her know his dangerous secrets have not been forgotten. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LIGHT IN SHADOW by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2003

"Strictly for the fans."
A tame, talky thriller from prolific bestseller Krentz (Smoke in Mirrors, 2002, etc.) in which interior decorator Zoe Luce sees red—and it ain't paint. Read full book review >

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DREAM EYES by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"Romantic suspense with a psychic twist—or, a little bit of everything, all wrapped up in wonderful."
When Gwen Frazier returns to Wilby, Ore., to investigate the death of her mentor, she knows she's opening up psychic wounds she'd rather forget, and when her best friend sends in investigator Judson Coppersmith to help, she realizes she's met her match, romantically and psychically. Will their attraction, skills and talent be enough, in time, to solve the mystery and save them both? Read full book review >

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WHITE LIES by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 23, 2007

"The psychic edge intrigues, but the effect is diffused in this small society of sameness."
A wealthy family of Arizona paranormals wrestles with the murder of one of its favorite sons, in Krentz's latest standardized romance-suspense hybrid (All Night Long, 2006, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRUTH OR DARE by Jayne Ann Krentz
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 5, 2004

"Four trite plots for the price of one, from the ever-popular author of Light In Shadows (2002, etc.)."
What is it about November? And about sequels? Read full book review >

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EYE OF THE BEHOLDER by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 11, 1999

"The mystery's dorky, but Krentz again assembles an easy-to-like community of people."
Another charming modern romance featuring the usual Krentz ingredients: a Big Biz hero, an artsy heroine and a pile of New Age cosmobabble. Read full book review >

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FIRED UP by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 5, 2010

"The fun here is the sexual tension between the protagonists; the rest is psychic-babble."
A lost lamp is the MacGuffin in this dim, talky paranormal suspenser from Krentz (White Lies, 2007, etc.). Read full book review >

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GRAND PASSION by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 1994

"High sugar, low fiber."
Thin romantic suspense larded with soft-core porn—in a first hardcover from veteran Krentz (aka Amanda Quick). Read full book review >

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TRUST NO ONE by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"An intriguing, textured mystery that perfectly layers humor, suspense and romance."
When Grace Elland finds her murdered boss's body, she comes to the attention of the police, a sexy new neighbor and an apparent stalker who seems linked to both this crime and a violent event from Grace's past. Read full book review >

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IN TOO DEEP by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 3, 2011

"A chaotic welter of loose ends that Fallon himself couldn't unsnarl."
Premiere of Krentz's new trilogy about a psychic detective agency. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RIVER ROAD by Jayne Ann Krentz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Another Krentz winner."
Returning to Summer River after 13 years, Lucy Sheridan learns that a mortifying event from her adolescence was actually a rescue, and her teen crush and savior, Mason Fletcher, makes a great partner—in life and in crime investigation. Read full book review >