The Color of Trauma, Hollie Smurthwaite

A woman who can experience other people’s traumatic memories is coerced into helping a Chicago homicide detective catch a serial killer.

“An impressive slice of suspense fiction anchored by two fiery heroes with brio to spare.” – Kirkus Reviews
“. . . I was on the edge of my chair for the last thirty pages.” – Windy City Reviews

Kiera is a memory surgeon. With her gift of removing and holding other’s traumatic memories, she’s helped dozens of women but hasn’t helped herself. Now Dean, a Chicago homicide detective, is asking for even more: for her to look into the memories of a coma victim to help him catch a serial killer.

Clues and romance unfurl, but as Dean and Kiera get closer to each other, the killer gets closer to Kiera.

The Color of Trauma is a thought-provoking paranormal romantic suspense novel. If you like unconventional heroines, dark themes, and psychological dramas, then you’ll love Hollie Smurthwaite’s suspenseful story.

The Color of Trauma is a stunning piece of literature that enthralled, entertained and enchanted me from the very first page! Everything about this piece of romance/thriller tale was exciting; the characters, as well as the settings the reader gets to experience, and the incredible literature courtesy of the excellent Hollie Smurthwaite, made me fall madly in love with this book.

The Color of Trauma is a piece of fiction that will captivate readers from all genres thanks to the many themes that are interwoven between the pages as well as the poignant, moving moments. This book can only be described as a read that should not be missed! If you are looking to read a book that will grasp your attention from the first page and hold it throughout then already I would implore you lovely readers to read this book because it is utterly brilliant!

The Color of Trauma is an incredible novel that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the book, Kiera, a memory surgeon who has the gift of removing and holding patients’ traumatic memories. This gift captures the attention of Dean, a Chicago homicide detective who asks Kiera whether he can look into the memories of a coma victim so he can catch a serial killer. The reader will follow Kiera as she embarks on this journey with Dean but soon their paths will become tangled and they will get closer not only to the killer but to each other and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible The Color of Trauma!

The story of The Color of Trauma is a magnificent one that is full of many exciting moments and many twists and turns. As the reader reads this book they will always be kept on edge thanks to the unexpected turns the reader will experience; these twists and turns will guarantee the reader keeps reading. They will feel compelled to do so, and that is the sheer beauty of this novel!

The excellent author of this novel, Hollie Smurthwaite effortlessly takes the reader on a thrilling journey; Smurthwaite’s words managed to keep me intrigued as well as entertained as I raced through this book. It’s the kind of book that is impossible to put down, and when I had to I longed for it! I wanted to be reunited with the story I had grown to love and the characters I had become invested in.

To summarize my thoughts on the unforgettable novel that is The Color of Trauma; I would say if you are a reader who is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! The Color of Trauma gets five stars from me!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!

Goodbye for now book lovers,

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