A Blood Thing

A Blood Thing

Never trust a blackmailer. Vermont?s promising young governor, Andrew Kane, is at another public meet-and-greet when a stranger from the crowd slips him a cell phone and whispers, ?Keep this with you?keep it secret?you?re going to need it after the arrest.? Hours later, Andrew?s brother, Tyler, is taken into custody?framed for the brutal murder of a young woman?and Andrew di Never trust a blackmailer. Vermont?s promising young governor, Andrew Kane, is at another ...

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Title:A Blood Thing
Author:James Hankins
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Genres:Thriller
ISBN:1503900363
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:403 pages pages

A Blood Thing Reviews

  • Rebecca
    Mar 19, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

  • Grady
    May 04, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

  • Bernadette
    Mar 06, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

  • Susan
    May 18, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

    What a great exciting, thrilling, heart stopping listen. Be prepared for holding on to your seat action with mouth dropping scenes that will shock you and make you stop and thinking. One of the best psychological thriller that I have listened to in a long time. It is amazing what one c...

    The Kane family are a fantastically wealthy and high acheiving bunch, with one brother, Andrew the Vermont State Governor, Henry a high ranking police offical and Molly, decorated for serving her country in the military and now studying to also join the police service. Their brother, a...

    Thank you NetGalley, James Hankins and Thomas & Mercer for the free ebook in exchange for an honest review. How far would you go to save a member of your family? Andrew Kane, the governor of Vermont is handed a phone during a routine public appearance and told to hold onto it u...

    Okay, so I liked the book. Good strong story about the typical well-placed rich east coast political family who ends up getting sucked into being blackmailed for unknown purposes. My problem was the telling of the story of the blackmailer. Several times Mr. Hankins went into excessive ...

  • Jaime
    May 26, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

  • Jeanie
    Aug 14, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

  • Ashley Smith
    Feb 21, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

  • Kim
    Jul 09, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

    What a great exciting, thrilling, heart stopping listen. Be prepared for holding on to your seat action with mouth dropping scenes that will shock you and make you stop and thinking. One of the best psychological thriller that I have listened to in a long time. It is amazing what one c...

    The Kane family are a fantastically wealthy and high acheiving bunch, with one brother, Andrew the Vermont State Governor, Henry a high ranking police offical and Molly, decorated for serving her country in the military and now studying to also join the police service. Their brother, a...

  • Linda
    Jun 05, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

  • JoAnn
    Jul 17, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

  • Ann
    Apr 13, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

  • Judy Collins
    Feb 07, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

  • Jayne Burnett
    Jun 27, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

    What a great exciting, thrilling, heart stopping listen. Be prepared for holding on to your seat action with mouth dropping scenes that will shock you and make you stop and thinking. One of the best psychological thriller that I have listened to in a long time. It is amazing what one c...

    The Kane family are a fantastically wealthy and high acheiving bunch, with one brother, Andrew the Vermont State Governor, Henry a high ranking police offical and Molly, decorated for serving her country in the military and now studying to also join the police service. Their brother, a...

    Thank you NetGalley, James Hankins and Thomas & Mercer for the free ebook in exchange for an honest review. How far would you go to save a member of your family? Andrew Kane, the governor of Vermont is handed a phone during a routine public appearance and told to hold onto it u...

    Okay, so I liked the book. Good strong story about the typical well-placed rich east coast political family who ends up getting sucked into being blackmailed for unknown purposes. My problem was the telling of the story of the blackmailer. Several times Mr. Hankins went into excessive ...

    Thanks to Thomas & Mercer for an ARC of this book in exchange for a review. This book is definitely a page turner, the Kane feamily are being blackmailed. Their youngest brother Tyler had been accused of murder, Tyler has developmental problems following an accident as a boy, the...

  • Cynthia
    Sep 22, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

    What a great exciting, thrilling, heart stopping listen. Be prepared for holding on to your seat action with mouth dropping scenes that will shock you and make you stop and thinking. One of the best psychological thriller that I have listened to in a long time. It is amazing what one c...

  • Tina
    Jun 13, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

  • Amy
    May 31, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

  • Kathleen Gray
    May 28, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

  • Louetta Waters
    Jun 24, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

  • Janelle
    Jun 12, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

  • Sandy Skirving
    Apr 07, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

  • Christy
    Jun 28, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

  • Lela Gallentine
    Jul 09, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

  • Mandy White
    May 27, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

  • ROBIN RUIZ
    May 13, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

  • Suprina Bracey
    Jun 28, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

  • Malina Skrobosinski
    Jan 27, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

  • Anya
    May 08, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

  • Calista Andrechek
    Jun 15, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

    First I will thank NetGalley for my copy of this book It was my first by this author. While it was ok it just didn?t keep me wanting to read more. I like a book to pull me in and keep me interested. This one was easy to put down. I felt bad for the family in ways. The youngest who...

    Very well written mystery that will leave you guessing until the end, then blow you away! I personally loved how this book was written. Its a very complex story line and the characters are so well developed! I have to give it a 5 star but wish I could go higher! If you love a great mys...

    From the very first page I was hooked. A murder and then blackmail. At times I wanted to scream at the characters, what are you doing? Knowing that their actions would unleash more harm to them. The blackmailer thought of everything. I just had to read to find out how the plot unfolded...

    Interesting and well written but completely implausible premise. Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC. Am sure others will like this more than I did. Am curious what readers in Vermont think. ...

    I have enjoyed every book I?ve read by this author. This one made you think about what you would do in the same situation. And not knowing you could never pick the right solution???!! Oh, my! ...

    This is my first book by this author and definitely not my last. This book is not my usual genre, yet I could not put it down ! This book is the story of the Kane family . Andrew is Governor if Vermont, Henry is part of the police department and twins Molly and Tyler! Tyler ( had a...

    A Blood Thing is the first book I?ve read by James Hankins. Immediately following this review, I am putting every single other book of his on my want to read shelf. I absolutely love this book. It has everything I love in a good suspense - murder/blood, edge of your seat action, intr...

    A Blood Thing due out on June 5. A great read! Once I started, I could not put it down. Lots of suspense, twists and turns, and evil going on in this book. The love of family knows no bounds. Will check out more by this author. ...

    Excellent read This book is a refreshing book to find among the usual books I find. It has an interesting "villain" that I enjoyed following and the end of the book was a surprise! I highly recommend this book!! ...

    Twists, turns and curves. I lost a lot of sleep not being able to put this book down! And just when I thought I had it figured out, nope, I was wrong. I truly enjoyed reading this book. ...

    Whew a rush!!! Wow wow wow this book was amazing! From the beginning it had my attention! Man karma comes back and get you don?t it.... better be careful!!!! A must read ??? ...

    What a great exciting, thrilling, heart stopping listen. Be prepared for holding on to your seat action with mouth dropping scenes that will shock you and make you stop and thinking. One of the best psychological thriller that I have listened to in a long time. It is amazing what one c...

    The Kane family are a fantastically wealthy and high acheiving bunch, with one brother, Andrew the Vermont State Governor, Henry a high ranking police offical and Molly, decorated for serving her country in the military and now studying to also join the police service. Their brother, a...

    Thank you NetGalley, James Hankins and Thomas & Mercer for the free ebook in exchange for an honest review. How far would you go to save a member of your family? Andrew Kane, the governor of Vermont is handed a phone during a routine public appearance and told to hold onto it u...

  • Linda Broocks
    May 31, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....

    His family. He would do anything for them. It maybe hard to understand but ...it's a blood thing Andrew Kane, Governor of Vermont, was elected as a man of integrity. He has remained clean in the political process. He has fought the fight but a bigger fight is in store for him and h...

    James Hankins has outdone himself with A Blood Thing. As someone who has voraciously consumed all of his books, I speak with authority in recommending this to anyone who loves a twisted thriller that keeps you guessing until the end. Each of his characters is interesting, compelling...

  • Connie Y.
    Apr 16, 2018

    James Hankins will always hold a special place inside my heart, because if it wasn't for him, I probably wouldn't have found my way back to reading. It was his novel The Prettiest One that made me fall in love with books all over again. One could say he's even created a monster. With t...

    4.5 Suspenseful Stars. Would you compromise your ethics to help someone you love? Could you go against everything you stand for to right a wrong? Break the law? These are some of the questions facing the Kane family in A Blood Thing by James Hankins. Andrew Kane is the young new Ve...

    How far would YOU go to protect your family, your dearest loved ones? Many novels may ask this question, but Hankins provides a slightly new spin on this age old question by adding in some political intrigue and corruption as well as some domestic suspense making for a tense read that ...

    From the bestselling author of The Inside Dark, The Prettiest One, and Shady Cross ?comes his most influential book yet, A BLOOD THING. A riveting emotional and character-driven political suspense thriller which tests the limits of how far a person will go to protect his family...

    Well, that was good! James Hankins has written a fantastic thriller, that had me hanging off every page.. How far would you go to save your family? Govenor Andrew Kane is handed a phone and told to hold onto it because he would need it after the arrest. Then his younger brother Tyle...

    I read most books from James Hankins and I can say it only gets better with every new story. I'm not so much into political thrillers, blackmailing etc., but I choosed this one because I knew the author is good so it was ok to risk reading something a little outside my usual genre. I d...

    Thank you so very much to Amazon Publishing for my free copy of A BLOOD THING by James Hankins - all opinions are my own. This book had be hooked from start to finish with some very tense and intense scenes. The story centers on the Kane family, a well to do, powerful family who is ...

    Vermont Governor (Andrew Kane) is blackmailed into saving his brother (Tyler), who is being framed for murder. Even though Governor Kane ran and won his campaign by speaking out against corruption in the government, he is now being forced to take sides. Will he choose his reputation...

    I received an ARC for an honest review: A blood thing an exciting and gripping book that will keep you on the edge of your seat from page one till the last page is read. Tyler the mentally challenged bother of the Vermont Governor is charged with murder. He is placed under house arr...

    A Blood Thing is the latest novel by James Hankins. Some edge of the seat moments and a lot of mentally telling the main characters not to do something and at the same time wondering would you would do in their place. I was given an early copy to review. ...

    ?Never trust a blackmailer? Massachusetts author James Hankins is not only a movie star handsome man he is also a highly successful and honored writer. In addition to these skills he has been active as a lawyer (receiving his degree from University of Connecticut School of Law),...

    Keeps You Guessing... I read a lot and can usually see the ending, as well as how the author is going to get there, early in the book. A Blood Thing had me thinking most of the time, "There's no way to get out of this one!" I was as frustrated as the characters in their predicament....