Review Catch Up: Smoke and Ashes Abir Mukherjee

Publication Date: June 7th from Harvill Secker Source: Review Copy Haunted by his memories of the Great War, Captain Sam Wyndham is battling a serious addiction to opium that he must keep secret from his superiors in the Calcutta police force. When Sam is summoned to investigate a grisly murder,… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Puppet Show M W Craven

Publication Date: June 7th from Constable Source: Netgalley A serial killer is burning people alive in the Lake District’s prehistoric stone circles. He leaves no clues and the police are helpless. When his name is found carved into the charred remains of the third victim, disgraced detective Washington Poe is… Continue reading

Latest Reads: It Ends With Her Brianna Labuskes

Publication Date: Available Now from Thomas and Mercer Source: Review Copy He started the game. She’ll end it. FBI special agent Clarke Sinclair doesn’t give up easily. She’s spent years tracking serial killer Simon Cross, forced to follow his twisted clues and photographs across the country. Clarke knows that Cross… Continue reading

Latest Reads: The Price You Pay Aidan Truhen

Publication Date: Available Now from Serpents Tail Source: Review Copy Didi’s dead. That’s sad. Jack Price isn’t sad, because Jack Price doesn’t care about Didi. Jack Price is just angry, because if anyone was going to brutally murder his cranky old neighbour, it was Jack Price. The thing you’ve got… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Ultima L S Hilton

Publication Date: Available Now from Bonnier Zaffre Source: Review Copy If you can’t beat them – kill them First there was Maestra. Then there was Domina. Now – there is Ultima. Glamorous international art-dealer Elizabeth Teerlinc knows a thing or two about fakes. After all, she is one herself. Her… Continue reading

Latest Reads: Three Little Lies Laura Marshall

Publication Date: June 28th from Sphere Source: Netgalley Someone told a lie. Someone knows the truth. Someone is watching you. ***** When Sasha North comes into Ellen’s life, Ellen falls under her spell. As Ellen is welcomed into Sasha’s family, she doesn’t see the darkness that lies beneath their bohemian… Continue reading

My Mother’s Secret Sanjida Kay – Extract and short sharp review…

Publication Date: 3rd May from Corvus Source: Review Copy You can only hide for so long… Lizzie Bradshaw. A student from the Lake District, forced to work away from home, who witnesses a terrible crime. But who will ultimately pay the price? Emma Taylor. A mother, a wife, and a… Continue reading

Latest (early) Reads: Mirage Somaiya Daud

Publication Date: 28th August 2018 from Hodder and Staughton Source: Netgalley In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of… Continue reading