Patricia MacDonald – Q&A

Patricia MacDonald is the author of The Girl in the Woods, which was published by Black Thorn Books on 4 July 2019. Patricia kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Girl in the Woods. This suspense novel concerns a young woman named Blair who has escaped her unhappy…

T. J. Gorton – Q&A

T. J. Gorton is the author of Renaissance Emir. His latest book, Only the Dead: A Levantine Tragedy, is published by Quartet Books on 27 June 2019. T.J. kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about Only the Dead. A young man comes of age in Aleppo, Syria (at the…

Hannah Fielding – Q&A

Hannah Fielding is the author of numerous novels including The Echoes of Love, Burning Embers and Indiscretion. Her latest novel, Concerto, was published by London Wall Publishing on 6 June 2019. Hannah kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about Concerto. Concerto is a sensual and romantic story of lost…

Rod Reynolds – Q&A

Rod Reynolds is the author of The Dark Inside and Black Night Falling. The third book in the series featuring Charlie Yates, Cold Desert Sky, is published in paperback by Faber and Faber on 6 June 2019. Rod kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about Cold Desert Sky. Thanks…

Alex Reeve – Q&A

Alex Reeve is the author of The House on Half Moon Street. His latest novel, The Anarachists’ Club, was published by Bloomsbury Raven on 2 May 2019. Alex kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The House on Half Moon Street and The Anarchists’ Club. The series is set…

Catherine O’Connell – Q&A

Black Thorn Books is a new publishing imprint, specialising in crime fiction, launcing in May 2019. Catherine O’Connell is the author of Well Bred and Dead and Well Read and Dead. Her latest novel, The Last Night Out is published by Black Thorn Books on 2nd May 2019. Catherine kindly answered a few of my…

Coming back to a series after time by David Hewson – guest post

Black Thorn Books is a new publishing imprint, specialising in crime fiction, launcing in May 2019. David Hewson is the author of over 25 novels including the Nic Costa series, the Pieter Vos series and the adaptations of the The Killings TV series . His latest novel and the latest installment in the Nic Costa…

One More Lie by Amy Lloyd – extract

One More Lie, the new novel from Amy Lloyd, was published by Century on 4 April 2019. Century have allowed me to share an extract from the book. 1  Her: Now    There is a child staring at me from across the aisle. I turn to face the window and enjoy the warmth of the…

Juliet Conlin – Q&A

Juliet Conlin’s new book, The Lives  Before Us was published by Black and White on 28 March 2019. Juliet answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Lives Before Us.  It’s April 1939, and, in Berlin and Vienna, Esther and Kitty face a brutal choice. Flee Europe, or face the…

Jacqueline Winspear – Q&A

The American Agent is the latest Maise Dobbs novel from Jacqueline Winspear. It was published by Allison and Busby on 26 March 2019. Jacqueline kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The American Agent. The novel opens in early September 1940 with excerpts from American journalists in London at…