Latest Reads: Who We Were B M Carroll.

IT’S BEEN TWENTY YEARSBUT ALL IS NOT FORGIVEN Katy is not the shy schoolgirl she once was, and she’s looking forward to showing her classmates who she’s become. Annabel was the queen bee, but her fall from grace changed her life forever. Zach was cruel, but he thinks he’s changed…. Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Honjin Murders Seishi Yokomizo.

In the winter of 1937, the village of Okamura is abuzz with excitement over the forthcoming wedding of a son of the grand Ichiyanagi family. But amid the gossip over the approaching festivities, there is also a worrying rumour – it seems a sinister masked man has been asking questions… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Last Day Andrew Hunter Murray.

A WORLD HALF IN DARKNESS. A SECRET SHE MUST BRING TO LIGHT. 2059. The world has stopped turning.  One half suffers an endless frozen night; the other, nothing but burning sun.  Only in a slim twilit region can life survive.  In an isolationist Britain, Ellen Hopper receives a letter from… Continue reading

Nothing Important Happened Today Will Carver Blog tour review.

Nine people arrive one night on Chelsea Bridge. They’ve never met. But at the same time, they run, and leap to their deaths. Each of them received a letter in the post that morning, a pre-written suicide note, and a page containing only four words: Nothing important happened today. That… Continue reading

Latest Reads: American Midnight Tales of the Dark.

A masquerade ball cut short by a mysterious plague; a strange nocturnal ritual in the woods; a black bobcat howling in the night: these ten tales are some of the most strange and unsettling in all of American literature, filled with unforgettable imagery and simmering with tension. From Edgar Allan… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher.

Hirsch is a whistle-blower. Formerly a promising metropolitan detective, now hated and despised, he’s been exiled to a one-cop station in South Australia’s wheatbelt. Threats. Pistol cartridge in the mailbox.  So when he heads up Bitter Wash Road to investigate gunfire and finds himself cut off without backup, there are… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Iron Chariot Stein Riverton.

On a blazing hot summer’s day, holidaymakers at a guesthouse on a Norwegian island are shocked to discover that a fellow guest has been found murdered on a desolate plain. The nameless narrator, an author, was the last person to see the victim alive; shortly afterwards, he is disturbed by… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Two Dark One Light Ruth Mancini.

New Year’s Eve, London. Outside the Hope & Glory pub, a man has been left to die. A victim of extraordinary violence, he will never walk or speak again. He remains in hospital, nameless, until criminal defence lawyer Sarah Kellerman walks onto his ward. Sarah barely recognises the man she… Continue reading