Vanished by Joseph Finder (Nick Heller #1)

Vanished by Joseph Finder

Vanished is the first book in the Nick Heller thriller series by Joseph Finder. I had this book sitting on one of my many shelves for several years now (the book was published in 2009 and I got it soon after), but somehow it remained unread. Until now. I’ve read the book in July, but even after 2 months, I remember the story quite clearly. Which is a good sign for a it being a good book. The action starts right from the first chapter: Lauren and Roger Heller are out at a restaurant for a lovely dinner together. As […] Read more »

Downfall by Brian Lutterman (Pen Wilkinson #1)

Downfall by Brian Lutterman

A surprisingly good read. I have never heard of this author before, however now that I finished reading Downfall by Brian Lutterman, I might just pick up his previous novels as well. A tragic accident in the past left Pen Wilkinson in wheelchair for life, killing her niece at the same time. Her life is ruined, her career as an attorney is down the drains (afterall who would want a counselor that takes away sympathy from the client due to her physical situation), so she’s happy when she finds a job at a bank in Minnesota – not quite what […] Read more »