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Death by Denim by Linda Gerber

Death by Denim (Death By...)Aphra Connolly’s life can never be normal again, not since she discovered the true nature of her mother’s work and unwittingly landed herself on the hit list of a very dangerous man known as The Mold. So, she and her mom have been flying under the radar and hiding out in France, but despite their careful precautions, they are still not safe. When they discover they’re being followed, they’re on the run once more, but they don’t get very far once Aphra’s mother’s Parisian contact is found drowned in the Seine. And just like that, Aphra finds herself a pawn in the midst of another deadly plot involving The Mole and the boy of her dreams, Seth Mulo. But this girl isn’t just another pawn in this sick game; she’s a player, sick and tired of being threatened. And she’s not leaving without a fight.

Gerber does not disappoint with this exciting novel from her Death by… series. Gerber’s strength is by far in creating such a thrilling and fast paced plot that will keep readers on the edge of their seats. There are even the spies, sleeper cells, and dangerous thugs, everyone with mixed up identities, to keep thigs fresh, interesting, and unpredictable. While I appreciate Aphra’s quick thinking and resourcefulness, I also feel the character development could’ve been better. The reader barely gets to know certain characters because the story moves along so quickly. But despite that, Death by Denim is a wholly enjoyable read, full of action, romance, and international flair. Action packed and suspenseful, Death by Denim wraps Gerber’s Death by… series into a trilogy while still leaving room for an offshoot continuation.

Fans of Death by Bikini and Death by Latte by Linda Gerber, the earlier installments in this series, won’t want to miss Death by Denim. Teen girls in particular looking for a fast and fun mystery to devour will enjoy Gerber’s Death by… series.

Rating: 4.0

Review copy from author Linda Gerber

6 munch(es) :

Amelia said...

Great review! This series sounds cute.

DeSeRt RoSe said...

Looks like an cute series.. I'll add them to my tbr :)

My Blog 2.0 (Dottie) said...

Great review, I love Linda Gerber, her books are so fun and a quick read. Love it....did you know she's having a big giveaway on her site for the release?

Dottie :)

Lenore said...

Yep - this was over before I knew it! A fun ride though.

Mitzy said...

I can't wait! It's sitting at my library for me!!! yayyyy

♥ R • H ♥ said...

I read Death by Latte about a week ago, it was a good book, now all that's left is Death By Denim and Death by Bikini

♥R•H♥

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