Latest Reads: Death In The East Abir Mukherjee.

1905, London. As a young constable, Sam Wyndham is on his usual East London beat when he comes across an old flame, Bessie Drummond, attacked in the streets. The next day, when Bessie is found brutally beaten in her own room, locked from the inside, Wyndham promises to get to the… Continue reading

The Foundling Stacey Halls Blog Tour Review.

London, 1754. Six years after leaving her illegitimate daughter Clara at London’s Foundling Hospital, Bess Bright returns to reclaim the child she has never known. Dreading the worst – that Clara has died in care – the last thing she expects to hear is that her daughter has already been… Continue reading

Mexico Street Simone Buchholz Blog Tour review.

Night after night, cars are set alight across the German city of Hamburg, with no obvious pattern, no explanation and no suspect. Until, one night, on Mexico Street, a ghetto of high-rise blocks in the north of the city, a Fiat is torched. Only this car isn’t empty. The body… Continue reading

After Dark Dominic Nolan Release Day Review.

A girl held captive her entire lifeAfter a shocking discovery, the police must unravel a mystery that horrifies the nation. A detective condemned as a criminalViolently abducted while searching for a missing woman, D.S. Abigail Boone suffered retrograde amnesia – remembering nothing of her previous life. Defying the law to… Continue reading


Harrogate, 4 March 2020: The Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival is thrilled to announce its 2020 Special Guests at the world’s largest and most prestigious crime fiction festival. Crime writing royalty Martina Cole, Mark Billingham, Lisa Gardner, Kathy Reichs, Elly Griffiths, Mick Herron and Michael Connelly will be appearing as part of the killer line-up curated… Continue reading

Latest Reads: How A Woman Becomes A Lake Marjorie Celona

THIS DAY NEVER HAPPENED.YOU HEAR ME? By a frozen lake, ten-year-old Jesse waits for his father.It’s New Year’s Day, and his dad promised a fresh start.But Jesse messed it all up. And that’s when he meets the woman.In the months ahead, the woman’s sudden disappearance sets off a chain of events… Continue reading

A Famished Heart Nicola White Blog Tour Review.

THEY DID IT TO THEMSELVESBUT SOMEONE WAS WATCHING The Macnamara sisters hadn’t been seen for months before anyone noticed. It was Father Timoney who finally broke down the door, who saw what had become of them. Berenice was sitting in her armchair, surrounded by religious tracts. Rosaleen had crawled under… Continue reading