Search Results: "Kathryn R. Wall"


BOOK REVIEW

PERDITION HOUSE by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 2, 2003

"The finely spun plot makes Bay's latest a taut, tasty chiller."
Bay Turner (And Not a Penny More, not reviewed, etc.) returns for a third outing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MERCY OAK by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 6, 2008

"A topical tale full of tension that should please old fans and new."
The accidental death of a teen embroils Bay Tanner (Sanctuary Hill, 2007, etc.) in a case that will test her detective and survival skills. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BISHOP’S REACH by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 31, 2006

"Literate, witty, preposterous."
Hilton Head CPA Bay Tanner breaks in her new Inquiry Agency with three-and-a-half cases. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

JERICHO CAY by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 3, 2011

"Wall's tense mysteries and Bay's complicated love life will doubtless keep her fans coming back for more."
The South Carolina lowlands are a little lower than usual in p.i. Bay Tanner's newest case. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SANCTUARY HILL by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 24, 2007

"Bay is a woman of character, always providing a rousing adventure while showing her softer side."
A hidden backwoods community, a curious charm, a murdered child and a missing wife alter Bay Tanner's life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COVENANT HALL by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 5, 2009

"The latest case for Bay (The Mercy Oak, 2008, etc.) is tense, introspective and hard to put down."
Private investigator Bay Tanner takes an urgent case that can only be solved by unearthing buried secrets. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RESURRECTION ROAD by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 9, 2005

"Make sure there's lots of sweet tea on hand to keep you alert for the rousing conclusion."
Bay Tanner and her lover, Alain Darnay, are relishing hot days and sultry nights at her home on Hilton Head—until they become murder suspects. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

JUDAS ISLAND by Kathryn R. Wall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 2, 2004

"A decent mystery overpowered by too much local color and domestic detail."
Abandoned by her lover's defection back to Interpol, private eye Bay Tanner (Perdition House, 2003) returns from Paris to the South Carolina Lowcountry, where she finds mystery aplenty to distract her from Alain Darnay. Read full book review >

BLOG POST

MIDWINTER TREASURES
by Leila Roy

After a physically and intellectually and emotionally exhausting Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta—and a horrorshow day of travel on Tuesday—I am back home in Maine. Congratulations to all of the Youth Media Award winners and honorees, and a very special personal congratulations to the authors and books on the 2017 Amelia Bloomer list.

Due to being in Bloomer deliberations for one ...


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BOOK REVIEW

THE FLOORS OF MEMORY by Stephen R. Wall
Released: Jan. 28, 2012

"Full of potential but undone because of a lack of control."
Part historical thriller, part philosophical exploration of religion, this occult detective story attempts to marry metaphysical musings with literary adventure. Read full book review >

BLOG POST

MARCH ON
by Julie Danielson

This past weekend, I managed to catch the Atlanta March for Social Justice and Women while in town for the American Library Association’s Midwinter conference. If, like me, you marched (or couldn’t make one, yet wholeheartedly supported the notion of a march), you may wonder: What is next? I think a lot of people, women in particular, have this top ...


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BOOK REVIEW

GOOSE GOES TO SCHOOL by Laura Wall
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2015

"What adventures will Sophie and Goose have next? (Picture book. 3-7)"
Sophie and her friend Goose are again parted, this time for Sophie's first day of school, but just as in their first outing, Goose (2015), they aren't separated for long.Read full book review >