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Dragons of Autumn Twilight
Tracy Hickman, Margaret Weis
This Man Confessed (This Man, #3)
Jodi Ellen Malpas
31 Bond Street
Ellen Horan
Betrayal in Death (In Death #12)
J.D. Robb
Lover at Last
J.R. Ward
The Executor
Jesse Kellerman
City of Bones
Cassandra Clare
Dark Beginnings (Lords of the Underworld 6)
Gena Showalter
Blood Promise
Richelle Mead
Deadly Decisions
Kathy Reichs
Sleepyhead (Tom Thorne Novels) - Mark Billingham Normally I steer clear of british thrillers - don't know why, I've always gone for the american version of the genre. Picked this up from Ebay though, thought I'd give it a try and I'm glad I did.

Although it's very clear that this is a first novel (some passages made me cringe) I took to Tom Thorne, a man obessessed with finding the bad guy - to the extent that he is almost blind to everything else going on around him.

It was a very good story, with a nice twist at the end and several good characters - not least Alison, a "victim" of the killer, who is unable to move (suffering from locked-in syndrome, caused by a stroke that was intentionally brought on by the killer), only able to communicate through blinking.

This was a very quick read and I charged through it, now I'm ready for the second in the series - Scaredy Cat.