Category: thriller

Nowhere To Run : a list of books set in isolated locations

With most of the world’s population self-isolating and not being able to go anywhere, I thought I’d put together a wee list of books set in isolated locations. Let’s face it, things could always be worse. You could be somewhere with a murderer on the loose, for instance. Or zombies. Or one of my worst…

Deep Dark Night by Steph Broadribb | @crimethrillgirl @OrendaBooks | #recommended

My thanks to Karen Sullivan at Orenda Books for the review copy! Author : Steph BroadribbTitle : Deep Dark NightSeries : Lori Anderson #4Pages : 320Publisher : Orenda BooksPublication date : March 5, 2020 A city in darkness. A building in lockdown. A score that can only be settled in blood… Working off the books…

Death Deserved by Thomas Enger & Jørn Lier Horst | @OrendaBooks | #recommended

Author : Thomas Enger & Jørn Lier HorstTranslated by : Anne BruceTitle : Death DeservedSeries : Blix & Ramm #1Pages : 276Publisher : Orenda BooksPublication date : February 20, 2020 Oslo, 2018. Former long-distance runner Sonja Nordstrøm never shows at the launch of her controversial autobiography, Always Number One. When celebrity blogger Emma Ramm visits Nordstrøm’s…

The Six by Luca Veste

Author : Luca VesteTitle : The SixPages : 400Publisher : Simon & Schuster UKPublication date : December 26, 2019 Six friends trapped by one dark secret. It was supposed to be our last weekend away as friends, before marriage and respectability beckoned. But what happened that Saturday changed everything. In the middle of the night,…

Top 15 Favourite Series of 2019

It’s that time of year again, when I look back on all the brilliant books I’ve had the pleasure of reading. December seems to be coming around faster and faster. As predicted, 2019 was a fantastic year for books and putting these end-of-year lists together was tough! Like last year, I’ve split my favourite books…