Category: crime fiction

‘The Killing Kind’ by Jane Casey | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Jane CaseyTitle : The Killing KindPages : 420Publisher : Harper CollinsPublication date : May 27, 2021 He tells you you’re special…As a barrister, Ingrid Lewis is used to dealing with tricky clients, but no one has ever come close to John Webster. After Ingrid defended Webster against a stalking charge, he then turned…

Créme de la crime : Shortlist revealed for Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2021 | #TheakstonAward | @HarrogateFest

The six authors shortlisted for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year are today unveiled after being chosen by a public vote and the prize Academy.  Now in its 17th year the most coveted prize in crime fiction – presented by Harrogate International Festivals – celebrates crime writing at its best, transporting readers around the world from…

‘Girls Who Lie’ by Eva Björg Ægisdottir | @evaaegisdottir @OrendaBooks

Author : Eva Björg Ægisdottir (trs by Victoria Cribb)Title : Girls Who LieSeries : Forbidden Iceland #2Pages : 320Publisher : Orenda BooksPublication date : May 22, 2021 (ebook) When single mother Marianna disappears from her home, leaving an apologetic note on the kitchen table, everyone assumes that she’s taken her own life … until her…

‘Time Is Running Out’ by Michael Wood

Author : Michael WoodTitle : Time is Running OutSeries : DCI Matilda Darke #7Pages : 450Publisher : One More ChapterPublication date : February 26, 2021 You’re a survivor, aren’t you, Matilda? But what’s the point in surviving when everyone around you is dead? When DCI Matilda Darke receives a mysterious telephone call, she immediately dismisses…