Posts tagged ‘noir’
Trois jours et une vie
Thanks to iRead Book Tours, I was recently offered a free credit to listen to a book through eStories.
Too Close to the Edge
US Release date:
June 7, 2016
Trop près du bord
was released in France in 2013
also available as ebook
Mystery/ Crime Thriller/ Suspense / Noir
MY THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BOOK
Pascal Garnier has the knack for starting his story with a common situation in the life of common people and turning it into a nightmare and descent into hell. His formula worked again for me in Too Close to the Edge.
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Today, my Teasers are from
Olivier quickened his pace. He was regretting not having brought the bottle of vodka with him. Little by little as the alcohol wore off, the past was rising to the surface, bringing with it a host of black thoughts. As expected, the café was shut and they almost ran out of the park onto Boulevard de la Reine. They entered the first bar they came to. The noise, people and heat hit them like opening an oven door. Olivier ordered a double whisky and Jeanne a tea.
by Pascal Garnier
Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS!
(make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away!
You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too,
so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists
if they like your teasers!