The Tainted Vintage by Clare Blanchard (Dvorska and Dambersky #1) @CBCrime @fahrenheitpress @damppebbles #TheTaintedVintage

Source: Review copy Publication: 10 July 2018 from Fahrenheit Press Pp: 202 ISBN-13: 978-1912526277   In the small Czech town of Vinice the mayor has been found dead in his wine cellar. Detectives Jana Dvorska and Ivan Dambersky are called to the scene and soon realise that despite appearances, Mayor Slansky’s death was most definitelyContinue reading “The Tainted Vintage by Clare Blanchard (Dvorska and Dambersky #1) @CBCrime @fahrenheitpress @damppebbles #TheTaintedVintage”

The After Wife by Cass Hunter @C_HunterAuthor @TrapezeBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #TheAfterWife

  Source: Review copy Publication: 6th September 2018 from Trapeze Books Pp: 368 ISBN-13: 978-1409172642   When Rachel and Aidan fell in love, they thought it was forever. She was a brilliant, high-flying scientist. He was her loving and supportive husband. Now she’s gone, and Aidan must carry on and raise their daughter alone. ButContinue reading “The After Wife by Cass Hunter @C_HunterAuthor @TrapezeBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #TheAfterWife”

Blood Orange by Harriet Tyce @Harriet_Tyce @WildfireBks @JenniferLeech1 #BloodOrange

Source: Review copy Publication: February 21st 2019 from Wildfire Books Pp: 336 ISBN-13: 978-1472252753 Alison has it all. A doting husband, adorable daughter, and a career on the rise – she’s just been given her first murder case to defend. But all is never as it seems… Just one more night. Then I’ll end it.Continue reading “Blood Orange by Harriet Tyce @Harriet_Tyce @WildfireBks @JenniferLeech1 #BloodOrange”

Keep Her Silent by Theresa Talbot (Oonagh o’Neill #2) @Theresa_Talbot @Aria_Fiction #KeepHerSilent

  Source: Review copy Publication: 21 August 2018 from Aria Pp: 428 ISBN-13: 978-1788545334 Do that which is good and no evil shall touch you’ That was the note the so-called Raphael killer left on each of his victims. Everyone in Glasgow – investigative journalist Oonagh O’Neil included – remember the murder of three womenContinue reading “Keep Her Silent by Theresa Talbot (Oonagh o’Neill #2) @Theresa_Talbot @Aria_Fiction #KeepHerSilent”

The Gravedigger’s Bread by Frédéric Dard trsl by Melanie Florence @PushkinPress

Source: Netgalley Publication: 28 June 2018 from Pushkin Vertigo Pp:160 ISBN-13: 978-1782272014 Blaise should never have hung around in that charmless little provincial town. The job offer that attracted him the first place had failed to materialize. He should have got on the first train back to Paris, but Fate decided otherwise. A chance encounterContinue reading “The Gravedigger’s Bread by Frédéric Dard trsl by Melanie Florence @PushkinPress”

The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan @DervlaMcTiernan @LittleBrown

  Source: Netgalley Publication: 6 September 2018 from Sphere Pp: 400 ISBN-13: 978-0751569315   Cormac Reilly is about to re-open the case it took him twenty years to forget On his first week on the job, Garda Cormac Reilly responds to a call at a decrepit country house to find two silent, neglected children waitingContinue reading “The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan @DervlaMcTiernan @LittleBrown”

The Night She Died by Jenny Blackhurst @JennyBlackhurst @AnneCater @Jenniferleech1 #NightSheDied

Source: Review copy Publication: 6th September 2018 in e-book from Headline Pp: 368 ISBN-13: 978-1472253736 On her own wedding night, beautiful and complicated Evie White leaps off a cliff to her death. What drove her to commit this terrible act? It’s left to her best friend and her husband to unravel the sinister mystery. FollowingContinue reading “The Night She Died by Jenny Blackhurst @JennyBlackhurst @AnneCater @Jenniferleech1 #NightSheDied”

Books I Wish I had Written by Gary Raymond author of The Golden Orphans #guestpost @GaryRaymond

It is my great pleasure to welcome Gary Raymond on to Live and Deadly today. Gary Raymond is a novelist, critic, editor and broadcaster. He is one of the founding editors of Wales Arts Review, and has been editor since 2014. He is the author of two novels, The Golden Orphans (Parthian, 2018) and ForContinue reading “Books I Wish I had Written by Gary Raymond author of The Golden Orphans #guestpost @GaryRaymond”

FINALISTS REVEALED FOR THE McILVANNEY PRIZE FOR THE SCOTTISH CRIME BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2018 @BloodyScotland

Bloody Scotland, Scotland’s International Crime Writing Festival has today announced the finalists for the McIlvanney Prize for the Scottish Crime Book of the Year. The winner will be presented at the opening reception of Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival at The Church of the Holy Rude, Stirling on Friday 21 September at an alreadyContinue reading “FINALISTS REVEALED FOR THE McILVANNEY PRIZE FOR THE SCOTTISH CRIME BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2018 @BloodyScotland”

Distortion by Gautam Malkani @GautamMalkani @Anne Cater @Unbounders #Distortion

Source: Review Copy Publication: 6 September 2018 from Unbound Pp: 400 ISBN-13: 978-1783525270   Meet Dillon, a high-functioning fuck-up who has been keeping some very big secrets from his girlfriend Ramona. Also, meet Dhilan, a young carer caught in an endless loop of pre-bereavement bereavement for his dying mother. And then there’s Dylan. The less saidContinue reading “Distortion by Gautam Malkani @GautamMalkani @Anne Cater @Unbounders #Distortion”

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