Category: Books

Wim Daniëls – Groeten uit Brabant (2013)

Wim Daniëls Groeten uit Brabant, (2013) De Brabander en schrijver Daniëls gaat op de fiets door zijn provincie en verkent er de culturele, taalkundige en landschappelijke eigenaardigheden. In korte lichtvoetig geschreven en dus toegankelijke columns schrijft hij over allerlei thema’s betreffende de Nederlandse provincie Noord-Brabant. Afkomstig uit Aarle-Rixtel in Oost-Brabant bezoekt hij verschillende dorpen en …

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Karin Slaughter – Pretty Girls (2015)

Karin Slaughter Pretty Girls, (2015) Share with …

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Karin Slaughter – Cop Town (2014)

Karin Slaughter Cop Town, (2014) Plot summary Atlanta, 1974: As a brutal murder and a furious manhunt rock the city’s police department, Kate Murphy wonders if her first day on the job will also be her last. She’s determined to defy her privileged background by making her own way—wearing a badge and carrying a gun. …

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Nicholas Carr – Het Ondiepe (2011)

Nicholas Carr – Het Ondiepe Hoe internet ons denken verandert, de subkop van het boek, is na het lezen van Carrs boek het best samen te vatten als ‘de versplintering van onze aandacht’. Internet verandert ons denken en niet echt ten goede, stelt Carr. En om zijn theorie te staven, gaat de auteur niet over …

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Karin Slaughter – Unseen (2013)

Karin Slaughter The Atlanta series Unseen, (2013) Plot summary Will Trent is a Georgia Bureau of Investigation agent whose latest case has him posing as Bill Black, a scary ex-con who rides a motorcycle around Macon, Georgia, and trails an air of violence wherever he goes. The cover has worked and he has caught the …

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Karin Slaughter – Undone (2009)

Karin Slaughter The Georgia series (combining Grant County and Atlanta) Undone, (2009), Genesis (UK title)   Plot summary Faith Mitchell is walking across the parking deck at the courthouse when she passes out. She wakes up in the emergency room of Atlanta’s Grady Hospital, where she was taken by her partner, Will Trent, who luckily …

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Karin Slaughter – Fallen (2011)

Karin Slaughter The Georgia series (combining Grant County and Atlanta) Fallen, (2011) Plot summary Agent Faith Mitchell is late leaving a training workshop with the GBI. She was supposed to pick up her baby at noon, but there’s no answer at her mother’s house. Retired Atlanta Police Captain Evelyn Mitchell never leaves the house without …

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Karin Slaughter – Broken (2010)

Karin Slaughter The Georgia series (combining Grant County and Atlanta) Broken, (2010) Plot summary Broken begins with the murder of college student Allison Spooner. When the body is pulled from frigid Lake Grant, detective Lena Adams and her oft drunk boss, interim Chief of Police Frank Wallace, follow a trail that leads to the suicide …

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