Monday, July 11, 2011

Arcs for Review #2

These are arc's received from FSB for honest and fair reviews:

Title: County Line
Author: Bill Cameron
Publisher: Tyrus Books
Pages: 401
Format: Paperback
Source: FSB Media
Description:

When the steadfast Ruby Jane Whittaker drops out of sight, dogged ex-cop Skin Kadash sets out to discover what drove the woman he loves to leave her life behind so suddenly and without explanation. The discovery of a dead man in her apartment followed by an attack from a mysterious stalker leads Skin first to California, then across the country on a desperate journey deep into Ruby Jane's haunted past—and toward an explosive confrontation which will determine if either has a future.

Title: Liquid Smoke
Author: Jeff Shelby
Publisher: Tyrus Books
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback
Source: FSB Media
Description:

Private eye Noah Braddock has finally found peace in his once tumultuous relationship with Detective Liz Santangelo and has called a tentative truce with his alcoholic mother, Carolina. So when lawyer Darcy Gill demands that he look into a hopeless death row case, he's more interested in catching some waves before San Diego's rare winter weather takes hold. Then Darcy plays her trump card: the man scheduled to die—convicted of killing two men in cold blood—is the father Noah never knew.

Title: Screams & Whispers
Author: Randall Peffer
Publisher: Tyrus Books
Pages: 286
Format: Paperback
Source: FSB Media
Description:

Randall Peffer is back with another story of international mystery moving from Cape Cod to Vietnam.


Title: Untouchable
Author: Scott O'Connor
Publisher: Tyrus Books
Pages: 380
Format: Ebook
Source: FSB Media
Description:

It is the autumn of 1999. A year has passed since Lucy Darby's sudden and unexpected death, leaving her husband David and son Whitley to mend the gaping hole in their lives. David, a trauma-site cleanup technician, spends his nights expunging the violent remains of strangers, helping their families to move on, though he is unable to do the same. Whitley an 11 year-old social pariah known simply as The Kid hasn't spoken since his mother's death. Instead, he communicates through a growing collection of notebooks, living in a safer world of his own silent imagining.

As the impending arrival of Y2K casts a shadow of uncertainty around them, their own precarious reality begins to implode. Questions pertaining to the events of Lucy's death begin to haunt David, while The Kid, who still believes his mother is alive, enlists the help of his small group of misfit friends to bring her back. As David continues to lose his grip on reality and The Kid's sense of urgency grows, they begin to uncover truths that will force them to confront their deepest fears about each other and the wounded family they are trying desperately to save.