Bloody Scotland Part One – Whats Happening in Stirling…

  So this year’s Bloody Scotland festival is fast approaching – running from 9-11th September, I shall be there and if you are a lover of all things Crime Fiction I can promise that its definitely worth a visit. Great authors, great events, the fastest friendliest festival you could hope… Continue reading

Football, books and Hull. Nick Quantrill and David Young talk….

  The seemingly endless weeks of football’s Euro 2016 tournament are finally over. English crime writers Nick Quantrill and David Young were following it avidly – despite the fact that England went out with a whimper. But they still had players to cheer on because both are Hull City fans:… Continue reading

2016 Spotlight: Poison City by Paul Crilley

Publication Date: Available Now from Hodder and Staughton Source: Netgalley The name’s Gideon Tau, but everyone just calls me London. I work for the Delphic Division, the occult investigative unit of the South African Police Service. My life revolves around two things – finding out who killed my daughter and… Continue reading

The Summer that Melted Everything – Interview with Tiffany McDaniel

Today I am VERY happy to welcome Tiffany McDaniel to the blog talking about her brilliantly evocative novel “The Summer that Melted Everything”. Details on the book and my review to follow.. Thanks so much to her for taking the time.   First of all I want you to know… Continue reading

Crimefest: Meet the authors with Paul Hardisty.

So recently at Crimefest my very good friend Christine and I interviewed a plethora of gorgeous authors – over at Christine’s place today you can see what happened when we met Michael Grothaus – but right here today I have Paul Hardisty, awesome author of the Straker series and all… Continue reading

Ones to Watch in 2017: Behind Her Eyes – Sarah Pinborough.

Available January 2017 from Harper Collins Yep you are expecting a synopsis now right? Nope. No. Just no. Anyway, to  be clear although I’m sure there are random descriptions of “Behind her Eyes” around do yourselves a favour and avoid them all. Be careful if you read reviews. You can… Continue reading

Dark Matter – Blake Crouch. Author interview and review.

Recently I was very excited (as I’m just a bit of a fan) to get to ask Blake Crouch a few little questions about his latest release – Dark Matter – an absolutely addictive thriller that will mess with your head. Review and book details follow also. Thanks so much… Continue reading