I could not put this book down! When you get to the end, one piece of the puzzle is solved; however, Casey is still on the run – a cliffhanger. She lived Terri Blackstock is a New York Times best-seller, with over six million copies sold worldwide. The police department says if he does a good job, he may be able to get into the force even with his disabilities. He told her he had more damaging information and she was on her way when she found him dead. Lucy a victim of domestic abusive a great backstory , thinks Grace Casey is on the run from a domestic abuse situation, and she urges her to come to the south Georgia small town to start over. Aug 17, Jerry rated it it was amazing.

Casey knows the truth. I usually only care about the plot line and how well the author builds suspense when I read a thriller and Blackstock managed to do that pretty well. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Durant, OK is still a fairly “small” town and the scene wasn’t believable there. Feb 08, A. On top of all this he’s devastated to find out his childhood friend, Brent has been murdered.

There is an ending of sorts, it’s just one of those where you go Mar 11, Debbie rated it did not like it. Like I said, lots of heavy themes in this book.

If she wants to be a religious writer, that is her right, but it is my right not to have to read it. At the time, she was reading more suspense than romance, and felt drawn to write thrillers about ssries people in grave danger.


Quite a few twists that caught me by surprise. There’s a scene where a man is mentioned to be viewing pornography. So there you have it. While he tries to figure things out, Casey is still doing the best she can to remain hidden. Swries thing here is that it’s disguised as a normal thriller but it in reality is just a story trying to shove christianity down the reader’s throat as the only possible solution and that A isn’t true and B makes me feel cheated. However, each time she gets closer, the person turns up dead.

The first is that of Casey Cox who we meet at the scene of a murder.

I will love a lot of suspense novels in the future. She has to get the package.

No way she could be the killer. Let’s just say, there is a lot of corruption in the world. When Casey discovers her terrii Brent injured and left for dead she tries to resuscitate him.

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They will pay all his expenses. Mar 11, Kira Simion rated it really liked it Shelves: Caught in the cross-fires, separate cases, which intersect with twists, and turns around every corner—Explosive, Intense, Suspense! Now they will be after her. I was hooked from the start! There’s room for a sequel at the end, and I hope it comes soon. Jesus will not let us down. First of all her story was pretty ridiculous, and an obvious start to a new series which she is addicted to writing, but to end it with a rant on her belief of god and s This was a quick, easy read.


About the story itself: Casey tried so hard not to leave a trail behind her, and yet, everywhere she went she left an impression and impact on people she met. So, an enjoyable read but you probably want to make sure book 2 is out before you read this one. Terri Blackstock is a well known author, but this was the first of her books I’ve ever read. A woman she does not know or knows nothing about her.

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They gave it to their mom and she rsetoration they split it three ways. I’m also sure if I was younger I would have enjoyed it way more. So while many things were wrapped up at the end there was a big cliff-hanger that I wasn’t expecting. I liked the two main characters the book alternates between their two voices. I restoratio interested in finding out what eventually happens, and I had planned on getting the next book until I read the author’s note at the end.

If I Run (If I Run, #1) by Terri Blackstock

I literally could not put this book down except when I was forced to do so by trivial things like, oh, an eye exam or driving across town. If I Run is highly recommended for fans of suspense. View all 8 comments. The plot was tightly woven.