Suspense & Thrillers

It's Not a Game

Category:Suspense & Thrillers

Author:Carol Kinnee

  • Publisher: Carol Kinnee
  • Publication Date: October 30, 2023
  • Number of Pages: 288
  • ISBN-10: 1999505093
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-9995050-9-7

It's Not a Game by Carol Kinnee is a captivating tale with suspense and intrigue, presenting a world where love and danger collide unexpectedly. Through the eyes of homicide cop Ang Mason, Kinnee paints a vivid picture of a woman caught amid a deadly game where the stakes are high, and every move could be her last. The narrative opens with readers' immersion into Ang's world of crime syndicates, illegal arms dealing, and the relentless pursuit of justice. As Ang deals with her nephew's involvement with drug-dealing rich kids, she finds herself entangled in a dangerous web of deceit and betrayal.

Ang and her love interest, police detective Dan Ryerson, are characters that instantly capture the interest of readers; they are richly developed and memorable. Their complex relationship is a plot point that enhances the entertainment, and readers will want to follow them to the end. There are moments of tension, cleverly captured, and the vulnerability amidst the chaos of their investigation makes the story even more compelling. As they join forces to take down the ruthless crime boss Krenar, readers are kept on the edge of their seats, eagerly awaiting each twist and turn in the plot. Kinnee's prose is sharp and evocative, characterized by vivid imagery and taut, atmospheric descriptions. From the bustling streets of Vancouver to the tranquil shores of Vancouver Island, the novel's settings come to life with cinematic detail, providing a rich backdrop for Ang's harrowing journey. Kinnee weaves themes of duty, loyalty, and the consequences of bending the rules into the story. It's Not a Game is a riveting thriller with strong plot points and intriguing characters. The well-drawn characters and heart-pounding action transform the story into a must-read for suspense and crime fiction fans.


Reviewed By: Christian Fernandez

Reviewed Date: March 30, 2024

Category: Suspense & Thrillers

Thriller, Suspense & Mystery