Category: crime fiction

‘The Red Monarch’ by Bella Ellis | @brontemysteries @HodderBooks @Stevie_Coops | #blogtour

Delighted to welcome you to my stop on the blog tour for The Red Monarch by Bella Ellis today. Huge thanks to Stevie at Hodder for the invitation to join and for the gorgeous proof copy! Author : Bella EllisTitle : The Red MonarchSeries : Brönte Sisters Mystery #3Pages : 340Publisher : Hodder & StoughtonPublication…

‘The Stoning’ by Peter Papathanasiou

Author : Peter PapathanasiouTitle : The StoningPages : 350Publisher : Maclehose / QuercusPublication date : October 7, 2021 A small town in outback Australia wakes to a crime of medieval savagery. A local schoolteacher is found taped to a tree and stoned to death. Suspicion instantly falls on the refugees at the new detention centre…

‘Bad Apples’ by Will Dean | @willrdean @PointBlankCrime @margotbookpr | #TeamTuva #recommended

Author : Will DeanTitle : Bad ApplesSeries : Tuva Moodyson #4Pages : 430Publisher : Point BlankPublication date : October 7, 2021 It only takes one… A murder A resident of small-town Visberg is found decapitated A festival A cultish hilltop community ‘celebrates’ Pan Night after the apple harvest A race against time As Visberg closes…

Celebrating #Orentober : ‘Death Deserved’ and ‘Smoke Screen’ by Thomas Enger & Jørn Lier Horst (trs Anne Bruce) | @OrendaBooks

As always October has completely snuck up on me and I am woefully unprepared for the Orentober celebrations. For those of you who don’t know what that is, Orentober was created by Kelly and Danielle who will shine a spotlight on their favourite publisher Orenda Books during the entire month of October. Obviously, the more…

‘This Week in Books’ (8th September, 2021)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. 1905. A year after ‘the affair’ in Dinas Powys, Thomas Bexley has become a drunkard and recluse, haunted by terrible visions of the dead. But when…