Latest Reads: A Twist of the Knife Becky Masterman

Publication Date: Available Now from W&N Source: Review Copy It takes a strong woman to be able to watch someone die. Brigid Quinn is tough, determined, steely and sharper than sharp. As an ex-agent of the FBI she has seen it all, and survived. But nothing can cut her closer… Continue reading

Need to Know by Karen Cleveland. Sssh I’ll tell you a secret….

Publication Date: January 2018 from Bantam Press. What do you do when everything you trust might be a lie? Things you Need to Know about Need to Know It is inadvisable to start reading this case report late at night. You won’t get any sleep. Then you may inadvertently give… Continue reading

When Chris Whitaker interviewed Neil White…From the Shadows….

So after Chris and Matt last week I rather stupidly asked Chris to have a chat to Neil, whose new novel, From the Shadows, comes out this week (and you probably shouldn’t miss it) I’d apologise for what follows but seriously it wasn’t my fault… (Handy links to the books… Continue reading

Ones to Watch in 2018 – The Perfect Girlfriend Karen Hamilton

Publication Date: March 2018 from Wildfire Source: Review Copy Juliette loves Nate. She will follow him anywhere. She’s even become a flight attendant for his airline, so she can keep a closer eye on him. They are meant to be. The fact that Nate broke up with her six months ago… Continue reading

Getting to Know You with Robert Eggleton – Rarity From the Hollow.

Kicking off another round of my “Getting to Know You” features, today with Robert Eggleton, author of Rarity from the Hollow. Tell us a little about your current novel, what readers can expect from it.. Rarity from the Hollow is my debut novel. In a nutshell, it’s a story of… Continue reading

All the Wicked Lucky Ghost’s (or something) with Chris Whitaker and Matthew Blakstad

So in another of my author match making modes I recently put the brilliant Matt Blakstad together with the equally brilliant Chris Whitaker and asked them to have a chat about their respective novels – Yes I’m sorry about that I should have known better – so to offset that… Continue reading

The Good Thief Guides – Chris Ewan talks to Neil White.

Chris Ewan’s “The Good Thief’s Guides” have recently been re-issued, I read them all a long time ago now and loved every one – they offer highly intriguing mysteries, following along with an engaging main character in Charlie Howard and are beautifully witty, both funny and fascinating so if you… Continue reading

Ones to Watch in 2018: The Collector Fiona Cummins

Publication Date: February 2018 from Pan Macmillan Source: Proof copy Jakey escaped with his life and moved to a new town. His rescue was a miracle but his parents know that the Collector is still out there, watching, waiting… Clara, the girl he left behind, is clinging to the hope… Continue reading

Ones To Watch in 2018 – Dark Pines Will Dean

Publication Date: January 2018 from OneWorld Source: Netgalley An isolated Swedish town. A deaf reporter terrified of nature. A dense spruce forest overdue for harvest. A pair of eyeless hunters found murdered in the woods. It’s week one of the Swedish elk hunt and the sound of gunfire is everywhere.… Continue reading

Ones To Watch in 2018: The Memory Chamber Holly Cave

Publication Date: February 2018 from Quercus Source: Review Copy Isobel has it all: her dream job, an immaculate home and a steady relationship. Life, and even death, is completely under her control. For Isobel’s generation death no longer means oblivion, thanks to firms like her employer, Oakley Associates. Isobel is… Continue reading