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Review: The Murder Book by Mark Billingham

Book release date: 9 June 2022 Book blurb: Tom Thorne has it all. In Nicola Tanner and Phil Hendricks, Thorne has good friends by his side. He finally has a love life worth a damn and is happy in the job to which he has devoted his life… He has everything to lose. Hunting theContinue reading “Review: The Murder Book by Mark Billingham”

Review: Girl, Forgotten by Karin Slaughter

Book release date: 23 June 2022 Book blurb: A girl with a secret… Longbill Beach, 1982. Emily Vaughn gets ready for prom night, the highlight of any high school experience. But Emily has a secret. And by the end of the evening, she will be dead. A murder that remains a mystery… Forty years later,Continue reading “Review: Girl, Forgotten by Karin Slaughter”

Review: The Game by Scott Kershaw

Book release date: 12 May 2022 Book blurb: Across the globe, five strangers receive a horrifying message from an unknown number. THE PERSON YOU LOVE MOST IS IN DANGER. To save them, each must play The Game – a sinister unknown entity that has a single rule: there can only be one winner. IF YOUContinue reading “Review: The Game by Scott Kershaw”

Review: No Less the Devil by Stuart MacBride

Book release date: 28 April 2022 Book blurb: It’s been seventeen months since the Bloodsmith butchered his first victim and Operation Maypole is still no nearer to catching him. The media is whipping up a storm, the top brass are demanding results, but the investigation is sinking fast. Now isn’t the time to get distractedContinue reading “Review: No Less the Devil by Stuart MacBride”

Review: Little Rumours by Bryony Pearce

Book release date: 31 March 2022 Book blurb: It started with a rumour. But rumours can be deadly… In a small town, three mothers wave goodbye to their children at the school gates. Naomi has lived in Exton Cross since she was born, and she knows everything there is to know about everyone. Aleema hatesContinue reading “Review: Little Rumours by Bryony Pearce”

Review: Twelve Secrets by Robert Gold

Book release date: 3 March 2022 Book blurb: Ben Harper’s life changed for ever the day his older brother Nick was murdered by two classmates. It was a crime that shocked the nation and catapulted Ben’s family and their idyllic hometown, Haddley, into the spotlight. Twenty years on, Ben is one of the best investigativeContinue reading “Review: Twelve Secrets by Robert Gold”

Review: The Marlow Murder Club by Robert Thorogood

Book release date: 7 January 2021 Book blurb: To solve an impossible murder, you need an impossible hero… Judith Potts is seventy-seven years old and blissfully happy. She lives on her own in a faded mansion just outside Marlow, there’s no man in her life to tell her what to do or how much whiskyContinue reading “Review: The Marlow Murder Club by Robert Thorogood”

Review: We Know You Remember by Tove Alsterdal

Book release date: 3 February 2022 Book blurb: The case was closed. Everyone in Ådalen remembers the summer Lina Stavred went missing. At first, the investigation seemed like a dead end: there was no body, no crime scene, no murder weapon. The records were sealed. Then a local boy confessed to Lina’s murder. The caseContinue reading “Review: We Know You Remember by Tove Alsterdal”

Review: The Blood Tide by Neil Lancaster

Book release date: ebook – 23 February 2022; hardback – 31 March 2022 Book blurb: You get away with murder. In a remote sea loch on the west coast of Scotland, a fisherman vanishes without trace. His remains are never found. You make people disappear. A young man jumps from a bridge in Glasgow andContinue reading “Review: The Blood Tide by Neil Lancaster”

Review: The Great Silence by Doug Johnstone

Book release date: 19 August 2021 Book blurb: Keeping on top of the family funeral directors’ and private-investigation businesses is no easy task for the Skelf women, and when matriarch Dorothy discovers a human foot while walking the dog, a perplexing case presents itself … with potentially deadly results. Daughter Jenny and grand-daughter Hannah haveContinue reading “Review: The Great Silence by Doug Johnstone”