In this outstanding thriller, the first in a new series, Cain (Confessions of a Teen Sleuth) puts a fresh spin on a scenario familiar to fans of. Heartsick: A Thriller and millions of other books are available for instant access. . Sweetheart: A Thriller (Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell) by Chelsea Cain. Heartsick: A Thriller and millions of other books are available for instant access. . This item:Heartsick (Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell) by Chelsea Cain.

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The backstory of Detective Archie Sheridan and his “relationship” with Gretchen Lowell, the most gorgeous, intelligent and downright evil serial you’ll ever come cehlsea was incredibly compelling.

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In fact, I thought all the characters were multi-layered and czin, which is what earned this a fifth star. Posted to The Literary Lawyer.

He has spent the last two years on medical leave and has an addiction to his pain pills. Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover. She let’s Archie go and turns herself in.

Pace …more That is the most exclamation points I’ve ever received in an email. Does he go simply for closer to her victims families, or is there something more? In Heartsick we find Archie returning to work 2 years after he was kidnapped and tortured for days but Gretchen Lowell, to hunt another serial killer. Blue ink stands out better, so potential readers see that it’s signed when they’re leafing through in the bookstore. Cain intersperses scenes from the first story into the second main story throughout the novel, and she switches back and forth whenever Sheridan experiences a heightened level of stress or turmoil during his search for the current serial killer.


Since we are talking about Gretchen, I have to say that she is one of the most interesting characters I have read in recent memory. The story never quite matched the promise of the blurb, but I did find the plot engaging and the characters the right mix of likeable and intriguing.

He is called back into active duty to catch a new serial killer and enlists the killers help, as she feels she has a special relationship with the detective. Like the best lyrical writers and poets she reinvents language and finds ways to express moments that are thrillingly unexpected.

Heartsick (Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell, #1) by Chelsea Cain

I hope my used books haunt has the rest of the series! I highly recommend Heartsick. I found myself not giving a rats ass about the chellsea killing spree This overused device actually works here and the stronger story, told in flashback, really does help to bolster the weaker main story.

Gretchen then ends up in prison. Now he visits her once a week as she slowly reveals locations of her victims, and also because he’s mentally dependent on her in a sick, destructive way. This is one of those few times where I’ve come away from a book feeling a bit, well, unsure. Thank You so much for your advice! Worse still he still has to deal with Gretchen as she has spent the time feeding the police more names and locations of her victims, and she will speak to no heartsixk but Archie.


Confessions of a Teen Sleuth 3. Just go read Red Dragon. He ends up going on many trips to prison to talk to Gretchen to find out about where the bodies are located.

There is some sex between them but it is not graphic. Chelsea Cain rated a book it was amazing. I believe it it the former, though. I was left wanting more and can’t wait to read the next book.

But I never see it until I actually implement it. Violence – 4 Violence is a pervasive theme and some elements are graphic. It is not okay to sleep around with someone who is married, no matter what your reasoning behind it is. Heartsick Gretchen Lowell 1 Author s: Chelsea Cain wrote a new blog post.