The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton. One to savour.

Publication Date: 3rd July 2014 from Picador. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. On a brisk autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant trader Johannes Brandt. But her new home, while… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….Artefacts of the Dead by Tony Black.

Publication Date: 14th July 2014 from Black and White Publishing. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. It s a dead man . . . Can t you see someone s put a bloody great spike through him? The discovery of a dead banker sends shock… Continue reading

New Release: The Scar that Bleeds by Neil Bursnoll.

  Something is savaging Augustus Baltazar’s many wounds. Is the voice in his head the Shadow Lord, or is Solani tricking him with mind games? Can he stop the incessant rotting before it becomes too much, and consumes his very soul? DI Merrick encounters similar difficulties, after playing his hand… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….Station Eleven by Emily St.John Mandel.

Publication Date: September 10th 2014 from Picador. Thank you to Ruth Hunt, the author and publisher for the review copy. The Georgia Flu explodes over the surface of the earth like a neutron bomb. News reports put the mortality rate at over 99%. WEEK TWO Civilization has crumbled. YEAR TWENTY… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The Hunters Oath by Jason Dean.

Available Now from Headline. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy via BookBridgr Amy Philmore knows something is wrong as she walks home alone through Fort George Hill. When a car pulls up and three men get out, it’s too late to escape. Now she is… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….Dodger of the Dials by James Benmore.

Available now from Heron Books. Thank you to the author and publisher for the review copy. Two years on from the events of Dodger, Jack Dawkins is back as top-sawyer with his own gang of petty thieves from Seven Dials. But crime in London has become a serious business –… Continue reading

Liz Currently Loves….The Secret Place by Tana French.

Publication Date: 28th August 2014 from Hodder and Staughton. Thank you to the author and publisher for the advance reading copy via netgalley. The photo on the card shows a boy who was found murdered, a year ago, on the grounds of a girls’ boarding school in the leafy suburbs… Continue reading