The Players by Darren O’Sullivan is a gripping psychological suspense that will hook you in from the start.
This is a terrifying read because it could be real. As Darren O’Sullivan ramps up the action, the reader’s heart-rate rises. The Players is shockingly good. I immersed myself so deeply in the action that I literally yelled out ‘No!’ at one point.
There is a monster running amok in Peterborough who holds all the cards with the police seemingly powerless. “He was a monster hiding in plain sight, a monster that looked just like them, that sounded just like them.” Evil does have a face but it is a face just like you or me. It is a face that blends in and that is a terrifying thought.
Dark Corners by Darren O’Sullivan is a cracking
psychological thriller that will have the hairs on the back of your neck rising
as the tension builds.
The novel has two time frames – now and twenty
one years earlier – the action is inextricably linked. The reader holds their
breath as the novel counts down from six weeks before the event. It was to be
an event from which no one recovered and an event which would forever bind the
Secrets unite and secrets split apart. A secret
shared may be a trauma released or a burden picked up. PTSD follows the
characters down the years.
Can You Work It Out?
Closer Than You Think by Darren O’Sullivan is a very
thrilling contemporary psychological thriller that will definitely have your
heart racing. I can honestly say that the tension in me rose as I sped towards
the wow, wow, wow moment!
Closer Than You Think is not a book to be read alone, or
at night. This book will give you nightmares and send your blood pressure
The action is written from the point of view of
the killer in the third person and the intended victim in the first. Tensions
rise for the reader as we know what the killer intends to do and when they
intend to do it.
The plotline was very cleverly thought out. I
am afraid I made exactly the same mistakes as the victim did. I was manipulated
by the author and I didn’t realise it at the time. Brilliant.