Tag: scandi-noir

And that’s a wrap for … February

My goodness, for a short month February seems to have lasted an eternity! I considered not doing this wrap-up. Hence why it’s late. Again. Everything just seems so trivial at the moment, with what’s happening in Ukraine. But, like me, maybe you too are increasingly turning to books to escape reality. Even if it’s just…

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…

‘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…

‘Winterkill’ by Ragnar Jónasson | @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours | #blogtour #extract #DarkIceland

Delighted to take part in the blog tour for Winterkill by Ragnar Jónasson today. Thanks to Anne at Random Things Tours for the invitation to join. I have an extract to share with you from this final instalment in the Dark Iceland series but first, let’s first see what Winterkill is all about. Author :…