Ragdoll by Daniel Cole – Review

Published by Trapeze Publication date 23 February 2017 Source – review copy “The next big brand in crime fiction, a pulse-pounding police procedural with the pace of a thriller. THE book of London Book Fair and next year’s breakout debut. The nation is gripped by the infamous ‘Ragdoll Killer’ Your friends, your family and your…

Rachel Dove – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Rachel Dove to the blog. Rachel is the author of Crossing Life Lines, The House of Sugar Blood and Mallow Girl and her latest novel The Chic Boutique on Baker Street was published on 21 April 2016 by Mills and Boon. Rachel kindly answered some of my questions. 1. Tell…

The Bird Tribunal by Agnes Ravatn – review

Published by Orenda Books Publication date – 30 September 2016 Source – review copy Translated by Rosie Hedger “Two people in exile. Two secrets. As the past tightens its grip, there may be no escape… TV presenter Allis Hagtorn leaves her partner and her job to take voluntary exile in a remote house on an isolated…

Cath Staincliffe Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Cath Staincliffe to the blog. Cath is the author of the Scott and Bailey novels Dead to Me, Bleed Like Me and Ruthless, and the novels featuring DCI Janine Lewis including Blue Murder and Hit and Run and the Sal Kilkenny mysteries including Looking for Trouble and Bitter Blue. Her latest novel, The Silence Between…

Tara Lyons Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Tara Lyons to the blog. Tara is the author of In the Shadows, which was published on 1 March 2016 and has co-authored Web of Deceit and The Caller with M.A. Comley. Tara kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about In the Shadows. It isn’t…

F. J. Curlew – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome F.J.Curlow to the blog. Her novel, To Retribution was published on 10 September 2015. She kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about To Retribution. Thank you so much for inviting me on to your fabulous blog! To Retribution is a thriller set in a…

How to Find Love in a Bookshop by Veronica Henry – Review

Published by Orion Publication date – 22 September 2016 Source – review copy “Nightingale Books, nestled on the high street in the idyllic Cotswold town of Peasebrook, is a dream come true for booklovers. But owner Emilia Nightingale is struggling to keep the shop open. The temptation to sell up is proving enormous – but…

Bluemoose Books – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Bluemoose Books to the blog. Bluemoose are an independent publishing company based in Yorkshire. September sees the 10th anniversary of the start of the company so I invited Kevin Duffy, the head of Bluemoose onto the blog to answer a few questions. 1. Tell us a little about Bluemoose Books….

The Constant Soldier by William Ryan – review

Published by Mantle Publication date – 25 August 2016 Source – Netgalley review copy   “The pain woke him up. He was grateful for it. The train had stopped and somewhere, up above them, the drone of aircraft engines filled the night sky. He could almost remember her smile . . . It must be…

Ragnar Jonasson – Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Ragnar Jonasson to the blog. Ragnar is the author of the Dark Iceland series and his latest novel, Blackout, was published by Orenda Books on 15 July 2016. Ragnar kindly answered some of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about Blackout Blackout is set around the famous volcanic eruption…

Michael Stanley Q&A

Today I’m pleased to welcome Michael Sears and Stanley Trollip, who together write the Detective Kubu series set in Botswana, as Michael Stanley. Their latest novel, A Death in the Family, was published by Orenda Books on 15 July 2016 They kindly agreed to answer a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about…