Justice for Hattie Mayfair, by Irene Onorato

Justice for Hattie Mayfair, Irene Onorato’s latest release, has a special place in my “reading heart”. Knowing the author, I had a chance to read the prologue several years ago. It was super-memorable. But Irene set the manuscript aside, meanwhile publishing a series of romantic suspense novels and a couple of stand-alone novels. She finally […]

Dangerous Illusions, by Irene Hannon

Wow, you wouldn’t think a Christian fiction book would be so nerve-shatteringly suspenseful, would you? But this one is. Part of the author’s Code of Honor series, we find a vulnerable younger woman with some bad guys targeting her for a financial crime. Hannon is deft with both sweet romance and romantic suspense, so yes, […]

“Always Watching” Susan reviews suspense

Radio host, psychiatrist, and all-around cool guy has a problem. That problem is a violent, tech-savvy, weapons-savvy STALKER! Oh my. The book Always Watching is the first in a series. The premise of the series circles around cases involving a female bodyguard firm. Without giving away any of the crazy, driven suspense, I’ll just say […]

Book Review: “Thin Ice” by Irene Hannon

Hannon, one of the best writers currently being published in the Christian fiction market, has done it again. An engaging set of characters, combined with just the right amounts of tension, conflict and mystery, provide a satisfying read. Part of the “Private Justice” series, the story brings a grieving young woman (Christy) together with a […]

Susan Karsten’s Latest Book Review: Buried Secrets, by Irene Hannon

Wow, it’s been a while since I had to put a book down because I couldn’t stand the tension. Hannon’s tight plot, her lovable characters, her impeccable pacing — they all show why she is a rising star in the inspirational romantic suspense genre. I don’t want to give away any of the details/fun for […]