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Mystery review: Awash by Dawn Lee McKenna

Mystery review: Awash by Dawn Lee McKenna

Book 6 of the Forgotten Coast series already, and still more to come. Anyone who’s read this far will know what to expect — fascinating characters, lots of drama, plenty of humour and McKenna’s trademark brilliant dialogue, where the subtext beneath the words stretches halfway to the earth’s core. Never have characters said so much […]

Posted August 15, 2016 by PaulineMRoss in Review / 0 Comments

Mystery review: ‘Dead Wake’ by Dawn Lee McKenna

Mystery review: ‘Dead Wake’ by Dawn Lee McKenna

This is the fifth book in the Forgotten Coast suspense series, and the author is nicely into her stride now. Although there’s a crime-of-the-week element, there’s also a depth of backstory developing in the history of main character Maggie and her family. Fortunately, these aspects are woven elegantly and seamlessly into the story, and never […]

Posted April 25, 2016 by PaulineMRoss in Review / 0 Comments



Mystery Review: ‘Riptide’ by Dawn Lee McKenna

Mystery Review: ‘Riptide’ by Dawn Lee McKenna

McKenna’s literary love story, ‘See You’, is one of the finest books I’ve read in recent years, so I wasn’t going to miss the opportunity to enjoy her inimitable writing style applied to a series of cop thrillers set in the Florida panhandle. The first of the series, ‘Low Tide’, was a good starter, tidying […]

Posted July 31, 2015 by PaulineMRoss in Review / 0 Comments