Holmes, Margaret and Poe, James Patterson

Holmes, Margaret and Poe opening line: The vacant industrial space that Realtor Gretchen Wik was trying to unload was located in a recently gentrified Brooklyn neighborhood called Bushwick. My blurb: Meet Brendan Holmes, Margaret Marple and Auguste Poe. Three new private investigators who have high demands. And garner high interest. Not only from their clients, … Continue reading Holmes, Margaret and Poe, James Patterson

The Little French Village of Book Lovers, Nina George

The Little French Village of Book Lovers opening line: Marie-Jeanne's cradle stood under a broad-canopied olive tree some people claimed was over eight hundred years old, something the tree would neither confirm nor deny (at its age, one did not comment on how old one was). My blurb: Marie-Jeanne is an orphan who is being … Continue reading The Little French Village of Book Lovers, Nina George

Alex Cross Must Die, James Patterson

Alex Cross Must Die opening line: On that mid-November Monday morning, after nearly three years of careful planning, the forty-eight-year-old man donned latex gloves and scanned the rental-car agreement one last time. My blurb: Detectives Cross and Sampson are being pulled in two directions. There is a killer out there, murdering people seemingly at random. … Continue reading Alex Cross Must Die, James Patterson