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Ame time a hot air balloon crashes out of the sky There’s just one survivorShe’s seen the killer’s face – but he’s also seen hers And he won’t rest until 35 StarsMy reviews can also be seen at ve only read one of Sharon Bolton s previous books but I really enjoyed it I was intrigued by the short blurb for Dead Woman Walking and was excited to begin readingSisters Jessica and Isabel aka Bella aka Sister Maria Magdalena are very close although Jessica wishes she understood her sister better Whenever Jessica asks her sister about the past or her choice to become a nun Bella is uick to end the conversationI left that life behind a long time ago I have a new family now A family in godFor Bella s 40th Birthday Jessica wants to do something memorable so she organizes a hot air balloon rideBut what was supposed to be a one hour balloon ride a birthday gift from one sister to another turns into a nightmareThe passengers are having the time of their lives but then they see something they shouldn t have the balloon crashes leaving only one survivor in a fight for her lifeI found the first part of the book really intense and I was definitely absorbed in the story But after a while I found things got a bit confusing There was a long chase a lot of police procedural stuff as well as uite a few characters to keep track ofSwitching from past to present was interesting but the chapter headings 28 years earlier 22 years earlier 2 years 8 months earlier 3 days earlier etc weren t in order which I realize was on purpose so I really had to pay close attentionThere was a lot going on in this novel and most of it was really engaging but for me it was a bit of information overload But at no point did I consider stopping I was uite invested in what was happening and although not everything was entirely plausible it was still entertainingThere was even a few laugh out loud moments with the sisters AND the SistersI m living in a budget seuel to Sister ActSo while I was confused at times and it seemed like there was almost too much going on this was definitely a compelling novel with some interesting plot lines that kept me engaged There were also some really great twists that I did NOT expect and WOW I did NOT see that ending comingThank you NetGalley and St Martin s Press for providing an advanced readers copy of this book for me to read in exchange for my honest review The Illusionists until 35 StarsMy reviews can also be seen at ve only read one of Sharon Bolton s previous books but I really enjoyed it I was intrigued by the short blurb for Dead Woman Walking and was excited to begin readingSisters Jessica and Isabel aka Bella aka Sister Maria Magdalena are very close although Jessica wishes she Planet of the Bugs understood her sister better Whenever Jessica asks her sister about the past or her choice to become a nun Bella is Fishes of the Open Ocean uick to end the conversationI left that life behind a long time ago I have a new family now A family in godFor Bella s 40th Birthday Jessica wants to do something memorable so she organizes a hot air balloon rideBut what was supposed to be a one hour balloon ride a birthday gift from one sister to another turns into a nightmareThe passengers are having the time of their lives but then they see something they shouldn t have the balloon crashes leaving only one survivor in a fight for her lifeI found the first part of the book really intense and I was definitely absorbed in the story But after a while I found things got a bit confusing There was a long chase a lot of police procedural stuff as well as Out of Bounds (Boundaries, uite a few characters to keep track ofSwitching from past to present was interesting but the chapter headings 28 years earlier 22 years earlier 2 years 8 months earlier 3 days earlier etc weren t in order which I realize was on purpose so I really had to pay close attentionThere was a lot going on in this novel and most of it was really engaging but for me it was a bit of information overload But at no point did I consider stopping I was Grass, Sky, Song uite invested in what was happening and although not everything was entirely plausible it was still entertainingThere was even a few laugh out loud moments with the sisters AND the SistersI m living in a budget seuel to Sister ActSo while I was confused at times and it seemed like there was almost too much going on this was definitely a compelling novel with some interesting plot lines that kept me engaged There were also some really great twists that I did NOT expect and WOW I did NOT see that ending comingThank you NetGalley and St Martin s Press for providing an advanced readers copy of this book for me to read in exchange for my honest review

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'Bolton is a gripping storyteller with fine haunted characters' Peter JamesJust before dawn in the hills near the Scottish border a man murders a young woman At the s Wow I just loved this book and love Sharon Bolton Dead Woman Walking is filled with twists and turns ensuring that the reader is constantly second guessing wrongly in my case everything that is happening Bolton has crafted a brilliantly complex crime thriller which is exceptionally plotted out that had me on the edge of my seat throughout and at times holding my breath and a bit scared to read onjust fantastic Sharon Bolton was already close to the top of my must read author list and this outing has established her at the number one spot If you haven t read any of her books where have you been You really don t know what you are missing Pitch perfect plotting and dialogue that seamlessly integrates with the characters and situation means that the readers are treated to a read that they won t forget in a hurry A group of people enjoying a hot air balloon trip then they all witness something they shouldn t have and so begins an insane cat and mouse roller coaster ride After reading those first chapters I have been put off hot air balloons for life Jessica is the only survivor and she ends up in a complete and utter nightmare situation I was pretty much holding my breath the entire way through this book and just willing for Jessica to get to safety My absolute favorite aspect of this book which also added a bit of humor to the tale were the nuns and their crime busting theories This was a great touch and stopped the book being too dark They don t know why Jessica made no effort to contact the authorities perhaps she s badly hurt or has a concussion and confused So the search is on But the killer also knows there s a survivor and he s determined to get to her first But maybe she has reasons for not wanting to be foundStrongly plotted fast paced crime thriller fiction The characters are believable and genuine and the development of the storyline keeps you hooked with some fantastic twists and turns along the way A MUST readI want to thank Netgalley St Martins Press and Sharon Bolton for the copy of this book in exchange for an honest review Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries up in a complete and Engendering Song utter nightmare situation I was pretty much holding my breath the entire way through this book and just willing for Jessica to get to safety My absolute favorite aspect of this book which also added a bit of humor to the tale were the nuns and their crime busting theories This was a great touch and stopped the book being too dark They don t know why Jessica made no effort to contact the authorities perhaps she s badly hurt or has a concussion and confused So the search is on But the killer also knows there s a survivor and he s determined to get to her first But maybe she has reasons for not wanting to be foundStrongly plotted fast paced crime thriller fiction The characters are believable and genuine and the development of the storyline keeps you hooked with some fantastic twists and turns along the way A MUST readI want to thank Netgalley St Martins Press and Sharon Bolton for the copy of this book in exchange for an honest review

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He’s eliminated the only witness to his crimeAlone scared trusting no one she’s running to where she feels safe – but it could be the most dangerous place of al 35 stars rounded up to a 4I m so happy I have already gone hot air ballooning as this book might have made me change my mind otherwise Thirteen people are enjoying a hot air balloon ride as the book begins Two of the thirteen riders are sisters Jessica and Isabel Jessica has treated her sister Isabel to a hot air balloon ride for her birthday The sisters are close even though Isabel is a practicing nun and they can only visit once a month As the balloon occupants are enjoying their ride they see something horrific on the ground a man murdering a young woman He notices the hot air balloon and tragedy ensuesThe beginning of this book is tense and full of suspense I was on the edge of my seat as the people in the balloon tried to survive What would be their fate Who is the man on the ground What will happen next Will there be any survivors Over the next couple of hoursdays the action in the book dies down and things become less suspenseful Detective Superintendent Ajax Maldonado has been called in to investigate the case He determines that there is a missing survivor but he is not the only one who knows about the missing woman The man in the beginning of the book is also hunting the survivor Who will find her firstThis book is told through the present day and through flashbacks This may be a little confusing at first but read the chapter headings they will help a lot One thing about this book you may think you know what is going on you may have made assumptions about certain characters and you may find that you are wrong There are several sub plots going here which initially may not make sense but they all do come together in the endWe are supposed to really care for the two main characters but I have a confession I LOVED the nuns They shined in this book for me I did like the two sisters but the nuns were a hoot and I loved their addition to the story As the plot unfolded there were some moments where I thought Oh come on and there were two huge plot twists which I did not see coming at all The first twist had me going back to an earlier section of the book to see if I could catch it and the other I thought Seriously and well okay What it came down to for me was suspending some disbelief and just going with it I also like the idea of going into this book knowing as little as possible I think that will make the one reveal even shockingI enjoyed how she wove her plot and used issues that are faced in the world today This is a 35 star read for me I always round up on my half starred reviews There were some slight things that bothered me can t say without giving spoilers but overall I found this to be an enjoyable book which entertained and kept my attentionRead of my reviews at wwwopenbookpostcom The Black Ice Score (Parker, up to a 4I m so happy I have already gone hot air ballooning as this book might have made me change my mind otherwise Thirteen people are enjoying a hot air balloon ride as the book begins Two of the thirteen riders are sisters Jessica and Isabel Jessica has treated her sister Isabel to a hot air balloon ride for her birthday The sisters are close even though Isabel is a practicing nun and they can only visit once a month As the balloon occupants are enjoying their ride they see something horrific on the ground a man murdering a young woman He notices the hot air balloon and tragedy ensuesThe beginning of this book is tense and full of suspense I was on the edge of my seat as the people in the balloon tried to survive What would be their fate Who is the man on the ground What will happen next Will there be any survivors Over the next couple of hoursdays the action in the book dies down and things become less suspenseful Detective Superintendent Ajax Maldonado has been called in to investigate the case He determines that there is a missing survivor but he is not the only one who knows about the missing woman The man in the beginning of the book is also hunting the survivor Who will find her firstThis book is told through the present day and through flashbacks This may be a little confusing at first but read the chapter headings they will help a lot One thing about this book you may think you know what is going on you may have made assumptions about certain characters and you may find that you are wrong There are several sub plots going here which initially may not make sense but they all do come together in the endWe are supposed to really care for the two main characters but I have a confession I LOVED the nuns They shined in this book for me I did like the two sisters but the nuns were a hoot and I loved their addition to the story As the plot The Black Painting unfolded there were some moments where I thought Oh come on and there were two huge plot twists which I did not see coming at all The first twist had me going back to an earlier section of the book to see if I could catch it and the other I thought Seriously and well okay What it came down to for me was suspending some disbelief and just going with it I also like the idea of going into this book knowing as little as possible I think that will make the one reveal even shockingI enjoyed how she wove her plot and Fire and Desire used issues that are faced in the world today This is a 35 star read for me I always round The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox up on my half starred reviews There were some slight things that bothered me can t say without giving spoilers but overall I found this to be an enjoyable book which entertained and kept my attentionRead of my reviews at wwwopenbookpostcom


10 thoughts on “Dead Woman Walking

  1. says:

    This is the latest novel from one of my favourite authors It is classic Bolton with her familiar trademark elements that readers love atmospheri

  2. says:

    I'm very familiar with Bolton's work; so far I've read the Lacey Flint series as well as a handful of standalones and while Flint will always be a near and dear favorite Dead Woman Walking might just be her most enjoyable solitary book to date The blurb on the back is very brief which we all know I'm a fan of so you really haven't got a clue what to expect going in Don't read any reviews including this one if you're wanting to

  3. says:

    Wow I just loved this book and love Sharon Bolton Dead Woman Walking is filled with twists and turns ensuring that the reader is constantly second guessing wrongly in my case everything that is happening Bolton has crafte

  4. says:

    45 starsWhat a uniue start to a book Jessica and her sister Isabel who is a nun are two of the thirteen people on a hot air balloon excursion Things go badly awry and we immediately find ourselves on a wild ride to learn the fate of all aboard From there the plot thickens considerably as we become immersed in murders family tragedie

  5. says:

    45 stars Dead Woman Walking is a cleverly crafted thriller jampacked with twists and turns Brimming with tension and terror this book had my heart racing until the very last page Jessica Lane surprises her sister Isabel with a hot air balloon ride to celebrate Isabel’s birthday While enjoying the view all 14

  6. says:

    35 StarsMy reviews can also be seen at 've only read one of Sharon Bolton's previous books but I really enjoyed it I was intrigued by the short blurb for Dead Woman Walking and was excited to begin readingSisters

  7. says:

    Billowy clouds on the horizon Wafting air on a crisp September day Sun glassed passengers enjoying the breath taking views from that air balloon high above the treesA perfect day's outing turns deadly as this once aloft air

  8. says:

    35 stars rounded up to a 4I'm so happy I have already gone hot air ballooning as this book might have made me change my mind otherwise Thirteen people are enjoying a hot air balloon ride as the book begins Two of the thirteen riders are sisters Jessica and Isabel Jessica has treated her sister Isabel to a hot air balloo

  9. says:

    A fantastic thrilling traveling sister read with my Canadian sisters Norma and BrendaWhat could be a better birthday present than a hot air balloon ride Jessica treats her sister Isabel to an experience of a lifetime But of course this special treat ends in tragedy with most of the balloon party dead and the rem

  10. says:

    Traveling Sisters NetGalley Sister Review by Norma with Brenda and Kaceey’s thoughts4 stars for an extremely clever storyDEAD WOMAN WALKING by SHARON BOLTON is an action packed intense compelling and tension filled crime

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