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

Extinct RR Haywood. Blog Tour Extract.

Very happy to offer an extract from “Extinct” the third in the Extracted trilogy from RR Haywood…   We need Malc and Kon back,’ Safa says, her tone already growing firmer in readiness for the battle. ‘And then what?’ Miri asks. ‘And then what what?’ Safa snaps. Ben groans, Harry… Continue reading

Bluethroat Morning Jacqui Lofthouse Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: May 22nd by Blackbird Digital Source: Review copy Alison Bliss, celebrity model and critically acclaimed writer, walks into the sea one ‘bluethroat morning’. In death she becomes a greater icon than in life, and the Norfolk village where she lived is soon a place of pilgrimage. Six years… Continue reading

Wrong Way Home Isabelle Grey Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: May 17th From Quercus Source: Review Copy Everyone in Southend remembers the night of the fire. Two lives were saved from the burning Marineland resort, while metres down the beach another was lost when a young woman was raped and murdered. The killer was never found. Now, twenty-five… Continue reading

Fault Lines Doug Johnstone – Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: Available Now from Orenda Source: Review Copy In a reimagined contemporary Edinburgh, in which a tectonic fault has opened up to produce a new volcano in the Firth of Forth, and where tremors are an everyday occurrence, volcanologist Surtsey makes a shocking discovery. On a clandestine trip to… Continue reading

A Baby’s Bones Rebecca Alexander Blog Tour Review.

Publication Date: Available Now from Titan Source: Review Copy “It was a secret burial. Maybe even murder…”  Archaeologist Sage Westfield has been called in to excavate a sixteenth-century well, and expects to find little more than soil and the odd piece of pottery. But the disturbing discovery of the bones… Continue reading