Book review: Every Breath You Take by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke

Monday, December 4, 2017 Permalink

Every Breath You Take is the fifth book in the series by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke, featuring Laurie Moran – producer of a TV show which delves into unsolved crimes. (And usually uncovers dastardly deeds. Not to mention the odd killer or two.)

The last book in the series, The Sleeping Beauty Killer saw a few changes with the departure of Laurie’s love interest (and the show’s host), lawyer Alex Buckley and I wondered if that meant he’d be gone from our lives as well as Laurie’s.

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three-half-stars

Book review: The Sleeping Beauty Killer by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke

Saturday, November 19, 2016 Permalink

Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke return to bookstores this week with their legalistic suspense Under Suspicion series. And it took me a while but I’ve only just realised the books (although mostly the titles) are kinda based around fairytales. Kinda.

They’ve mixed things up a little this time around however. Although Under Suspicion producer Laurie Moran is back, her former professional partner (and erstwhile love interest), lawyer Alex Buckley¬†has left the show and is giving Laurie¬†some ‘space’. It means she has to get used to a new host and is dealing with a case which offers up some unwelcome surprises.

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three-half-stars