Friday, December 18, 2015

Five Friday: Five Recommended Books That Start with the Letter "D"

1) Dare Me by Megan E. Abbott

Abbot writes amazing fictional studies of girls and their intense friendships, while also spinning a mystery as well. This book is centered around a high school cheer squad, and what happens when a new coach arrives and a suicide occurs.

2) Dead Famous by Ben Elton

A reality show goes awry when a contestant in a Big Brother-type TV show is murdered on live TV. The killer must be inside the house, but how did they do it, and who are they?

3) Dear Daughter by Elizabeth Little

Jamie Jenkins was famous like Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton are famous. But then she was arrested for the murder of her mother. Now out of prison on a technicality, Jamie is determined to remember what truly happened that night, and find the killer herself.

4) Death and the Lit Chick by G.M. Malliet

This is a really fun, clever send-up of the mystery book publishing industry.

5) Death in the City of Light: The Serial-Killer of Nazi-Occupied Paris by David King

A true crime tale steeped in history, this book examines Dr. Marcel Petiot, "the People's Doctor" who was suspected of a string in brutal murders that may have been done under the Gestapo's watchful eye.

What are some books you loved that start with "D"?