Category: crime fiction

‘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…

‘Five Minds’ by Guy Morpuss | @ViperBooks | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Guy MorpussTitle : Five MidnsPages :Publisher : Viper BooksPublication date : September 2, 2021 The Earth’s growing population has finally been controlled. Lifespans are limited to eighty years, except for those who make an extreme choice: to become a commune. Five minds sharing one body, living for four hours at a time. But…

‘The Dark’ by Emma Haughton | @JennyPlatt90 @HodderBooks | #20BooksofSummer

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for The Dark by Emma Haughton! My thanks to Jenny at Hodder for the invitation to join and for the fab review copy! Author : Emma HaughtonTitle : The DarkPages : 375Publisher : Hodder & StoughtonPublication date : August 31, 2021 In the most inhospitable environment –…

‘Mimic’ by Daniel Cole | @DanielColeBooks @orion_crime | #recommended #20BooksofSummer

Author : Daniel ColeTitle : MimicPages : 350Publisher : Trapeze / Orion UKPublication date : August 19, 2021 1989. DS Benjamin Chambers and DC Adam Winters are on the trail of a serial killer with a twisted passion for recreating the world’s greatest works of art through the bodies of his victims. After Chambers nearly…

‘This Week in Books’ (25th August, 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. 1989. DS Benjamin Chambers and DC Adam Winters are on the trail of a serial killer with a twisted passion for recreating the world’s greatest works…

‘This Week in Books’ (18th August, 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. Young juror Maya Seale is convinced that African American high school teacher Bobby Nock is innocent of killing the wealthy white female student with whom he…

‘Half-Past Tomorrow’ by Chris McGeorge | @crmcgeorge @orion_crime @Tr4cyF3nt0n | #blogtour #20BooksofSummer

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for “Half-Past Tomorrow” by Chris McGeorge. My thanks to Tracy Fenton for the opportunity to join and to the publisher for my review copy! Author : Chris McGeorgeTitle ; Half-Past TomorrowPages : 440Publisher : Orion UKPublication date : August 5, 2021 Shirley Steadman, a 70 year old…

‘The Family Plot’ by Megan Collins | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Megan CollinsTitle : The Family PlotPages : 320Publisher : AtriaPublication date : August 17, 2021 At twenty-six, Dahlia Lighthouse has a lot to learn when it comes to the real world. Raised in a secluded island mansion deep in the woods and kept isolated by her true crime-obsessed parents, she has spent the…

‘This Week in Books’ (11th August, 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. The Cold Creek Highway stretches close to five hundred miles through British Columbia’s rugged wilderness to the west coast. Isolated and vast, it has become a…