The Woman in the Window

  “And I stand there in the dark: cold, utterly alone, full of fear and something that feels like longing.” Summary Anna Fox is a prisoner in her own house. Captured by her mind, by the illness that isn't going to let her go outside. She relieves the boredom by drinking wine, watching old movies…... Continue Reading →

If We Were Villains

“Actors are by nature volatile—alchemic creatures composed of incendiary elements, emotion and ego and envy. Heat them up, stir them together, and sometimes you get gold. Sometimes disaster.”    Summary After ten years in jail Oliver Marks finally leaves his prison cell. Waiting for him is the same person who put him there, detective Colborne.... Continue Reading →

Murder by Munchausen

"Homicides are usually just messy and emotional, no mystery or matching wits with a mastermind. You're essentially cleaning up the temper tantrum of a toddler armed with a deadly weapon. But it's a completely different ball game when the act of taking a life becomes some sick mode of self-expression." Summary Detective Jack from Artificial... Continue Reading →

Pretty Waiter Girls

"Remember one thing before you go fighting monsters - you must take care lest you become one yourself." Summary It's year 1899, a string of brutal murders terrifies the citizens of San Francisco. Meanwhile, a young girl goes missing and Helena Brandywine takes it upon herself to find and bring her safely home. Writing The... Continue Reading →

One of Us is Lying

“She’s a princess and you’re a jock,” he says. He thrusts his chin toward Bronwyn, then at Nate. “And you’re a brain. And you’re a criminal. You’re all walking teen-movie stereotypes.” “What about you?” […] “I’m the omniscient narrator,” Simon says. […] “There’s no such thing in teen movies.” “Ah, but Bronwyn.” Simon winks and... Continue Reading →

Truly Devious

  “There is nothing so serious as a game.”   Summary Stevie Bell, a true crime enthusiast, is starting her first year at the Ellingham Academy - a place for the brightest studends. "A place where learning is a game". But for Stevie this is something so much more than an opportunity to study in... Continue Reading →

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