Tag: Quercus

‘The Last to Disappear’ by Jo Spain

Author : Jo Spain Title : The Last to DisappearPages : 400Publisher : QuercusPublication date : May 12, 2022 When young London professional Alex Evans is informed that his sister’s body has been pulled from an icy lake in Northern Lapland, he assumes his irresponsible sister accidentally drowned. He travels to the wealthy winter resort…

This Week in Books (4th May, 2022)

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. When Detective Kim Stone rushes to the scene of a house fire, she’s shocked to discover it’s claimed the lives of two teenage children and their…

‘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…

‘The Murder Box’ by Olivia Kiernan | @LivKiernan @riverrunbooks @QuercusBooks | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Olivia KiernanTitle : The Murder BoxSeries : Frankie Sheehan #4Pages : 340Publisher : Riverrun / QuercusPublication date : July 22, 2021 At first, Detective Chief Superintendent Frankie Sheehan believes the murder mystery game sent to her office is a birthday gift from one of her colleagues. But when Frankie studies the game’s contents,…

If Looks Could Kill by Olivia Kiernan | @QuercusBooks | #20BooksofSummer

Author : Olivia KiernanTitle : If Looks Could KillSeries : DS Frankie Sheehan #3Pages : 400Publisher : QuercusPublication date : July 23, 2020 DCS Frankie Sheehan is experiencing a crisis of confidence – having become wary of the instincts that have led her face-to-face with a twisted killer and brought those she loves into direct…

This Week in Books (April 8)

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 first time Jemma and Matt were invited to Polskirrin – the imposing ocean-view home belonging to Matt’s childhood friend Lucas Jarrett – it was for…