March has arrived, and for many people in the US the mass amounts of rain make it the perfect time of year to curl up with a good book. This month, there are three out there that should be at the top of your to-read list.
Defending Jacob: A Novel by William Landay
When assistant district attorney Andy Barber’s teenage son is charged with murdering a peer, Barber is faced with the dreaded task of protecting his child while being bombarded with incriminating evidence. Set in a small New England town, this drama surrounding a family crisis takes a cold, hard look at the nature of parents, children, and humanity as a whole. Award-winning author William Landay does not disappoint.
Kill Shot by Vince Flynn
For those who love government conspiracies, action and anything involving the CIA, bestselling author Vince Flynn has a gem for you. This story follows CIA agent Mitch Rapp as he works to avenge the slaughter of hundreds, only to put himself in a life-threatening situation of his own. When the CIA and US government abandon him, Rapp is left to fight for his life.
The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice
The award-winning, bestselling author who redefined vampires and witches is back to her old self with The Wolf Gift. After a foray into Christian literature, Anne Rice is now doing what she does best, creating an artistic, realistic and all-encompassing story surrounding werewolves. Set in present-day California, this adventure / love story / horror novel hits all the right places, and will having you reading well into the night. Probably with a light on.