Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd Robinson @LauraSRobinson @MantleBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 18 February 2021 from MantleNarrator: Lucy ScottLength: 15 hours and 29 minutesASIN No: B084Z2PHSV My thanks to the publisher for an early copy for review From the brothels and gin-shops of Covent Garden to the elegant townhouses of Mayfair, Laura Shepherd-Robinson’s Daughters of Night follows Caroline Corsham as she seeks justice forContinue reading “Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd Robinson @LauraSRobinson @MantleBooks”

The Dressmaker of Paris by Georgia Kaufmann @GeorgiaKaufmann @JennyPlatt90 @HodderBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 28 January 2021 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 368ISBN-13: 978-1529336023 I need to tell you a story, ma chère. My story. Rosa Kusstatscher has built a global fashion empire upon her ability to find the perfect outfit for any occasion. But tonight, as she prepares for the most important meeting of her life,Continue reading “The Dressmaker of Paris by Georgia Kaufmann @GeorgiaKaufmann @JennyPlatt90 @HodderBooks”

The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton @Stu_Turton @BloomsburyRaven

Source: Review copyPublication: 1st October 2020 from Raven BooksPP: 576ISBN-13: 978-1408889640 It’s 1634 and Samuel Pipps, the world’s greatest detective, is being transported from the Dutch East Indies to Amsterdam, where he is facing trial and execution for a crime he may, or may not, have committed. Travelling with him is his loyal bodyguard, ArentContinue reading “The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton @Stu_Turton @BloomsburyRaven”

The Diver and the Lover by Jeremy Vine @CoronetBooks @hodderbooks @JennyPlatt90

Source: Review copyPublication: 3 September 2020 from CoronetPP: 368ISBN-13: 978-1529308433 My thanks to the publisher for a review copy of this novel Soaked in sunlight, love and the mysteries surrounding a famous artist The Diver and the Lover is a novel inspired by true events. It is 1951 and sisters Ginny and Meredith have travelledContinue reading “The Diver and the Lover by Jeremy Vine @CoronetBooks @hodderbooks @JennyPlatt90”

The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner read by Richard Armitage @NatalieMJenner @RCArmitage @orionbooks @kate_moreton

Source: Review copyPublication: 28th May from OrionLength: 9 hours and 34 minutesASIN: B081JZD7WV Can a village in need find hope after the devastation of war? The Jane Austen Society is a fictional telling of the start of the society in the 1940s in the village of Chawton, where she lived. There are eight main characters,Continue reading “The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner read by Richard Armitage @NatalieMJenner @RCArmitage @orionbooks @kate_moreton”

A Death in Mayfair by Mark Ellis #AuthorPost @MarkEllis15 @amberachoudhary.

I am delighted to welcome author Mark Ellis to Live and Deadly today. Mark is the author of the Second World War historical series, currently four books strong, which has protagonist Detective Frank Merlin investigating. Mark grew up under the shadow of his parents’ experience of the Second World War. He has always been fascinatedContinue reading “A Death in Mayfair by Mark Ellis #AuthorPost @MarkEllis15 @amberachoudhary.”

Requiem for a Knave by Laura Carlin @HodderBooks @HodderFiction

Source: Review copy, NetgalleyPublication: 6th February 2020 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 320ISBN-13: 978-1473661424 After the death of his mother, young Alwin of Whittaker leaves the only home he has ever known to seek answers about his unknown father through a pilgrimage to the shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham. On the journey, Alwin falls inContinue reading “Requiem for a Knave by Laura Carlin @HodderBooks @HodderFiction”

A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende @isabelallende @BloomsburyBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 21 January 2020 from BloomsburyPP: 336ISBN-13: 978-1526615909 September 3, 1939, the day of the Spanish exiles’ splendid arrival in Chile, the Second World War broke out in Europe. Victor Dalmau is a young doctor when he is caught up in the Spanish Civil War, a tragedy that leaves his life – andContinue reading “A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende @isabelallende @BloomsburyBooks”

Death in the East by Abir Mukherjee @radiomukhers @VintageBooks #DeathintheEast

Source: Review copyPublication: 14 November 2019 from Harvill Secker   PP: 432ISBN-13: 978-1787300576 Calcutta police detective Captain Sam Wyndham and his quick-witted Indian Sergeant, Surrender-not Banerjee, are back for another rip-roaring adventure set in 1920s India. 1905, London. As a young constable, Sam Wyndham is on his usual East London beat when he comes across anContinue reading “Death in the East by Abir Mukherjee @radiomukhers @VintageBooks #DeathintheEast”

The Crown Agent by Stephen O’Rourke @sorourke_ @SandstonePress @CerisAnne #TheCrownAgent

Source: Review copyPublication: 7th November 2019 from Sandstone PressPP: 228ISBN-13: 978-1912240760 In 1829, disillusioned young doctor, Mungo Lyon, is recruited by the Crown to investigate a mysterious murder and shipwreck off the coast of Scotland. His adventures lead him on a pursuit across the Scottish countryside, to kidnap and treason, an unwanted trip to theContinue reading “The Crown Agent by Stephen O’Rourke @sorourke_ @SandstonePress @CerisAnne #TheCrownAgent”

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