The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees (A Stitch in Time #1) @joannareesbooks @EllisKeene @PanMacmillan @CBGBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 22 August from Pan MacMillanPP: 496ISBN-13: 978-1447266709 It’s 1926 and Anna Darton is on the run from a terrible crime she was forced into committing. Alone and scared in London, salvation comes in the form of Nancy, a sassy American dancer at the notorious nightclub, the Zip. Re-inventing herself as Vita Casey,Continue reading “The Runaway Daughter by Joanna Rees (A Stitch in Time #1) @joannareesbooks @EllisKeene @PanMacmillan @CBGBooks”

The Mausoleum by David Mark @davidmarkwriter @severnhouse

Source: Review copyPublication: 28 Feb 2019 from Severn HousePP: 272ISBN-13: 978-0727888723 1967. In a quiet village in the wild lands of the Scottish borders, disgraced academic Cordelia Hemlock is trying to put her life back together. Grieving the loss of her son, she seeks out the company of the dead, taking comfort amid the ancientContinue reading “The Mausoleum by David Mark @davidmarkwriter @severnhouse”

The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins @MrsJaneymac @VikingBooksUK

Source: Review copy, Netgalley Publication: 4th April 2019 from Viking PP: 384 ISBN-13: 978-0241349199 They say I must be put to death for what happened to Madame, and they want me to confess. But how can I confess what I don’t believe I’ve done?’ 1826, and all of London is in a frenzy. Crowds gatherContinue reading “The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins @MrsJaneymac @VikingBooksUK”

Things in Jars by Jess Kidd @JessKiddHerself @canongatebooks @Normantweets

Source: Review Copy Publication: 4th April 2019 from Canongate Books PP: 416 ISBN-13: 978-1786893765 London, 1863. Bridie Devine, the finest female detective of her age, is taking on her toughest case yet. Reeling from her last job and with her reputation in tatters, a remarkable puzzle has come her way. Christabel Berwick has been kidnapped.Continue reading “Things in Jars by Jess Kidd @JessKiddHerself @canongatebooks @Normantweets”

The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear @AllisonandBusby @EmmaFinnigan @AnneCater #TheAmericanAgent

Source: Review copy Publication: 26th March 2019 from Allison and Busby PP: ISBN-13: 978-0749024604 When an American war correspondent’s murder is concealed by British authorities, Maisie Dobbs agrees to work with an agent of the US Department of Justice to help an old friend discover the truth.   With German bombs raining down on London, MaisieContinue reading “The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear @AllisonandBusby @EmmaFinnigan @AnneCater #TheAmericanAgent”

The Glass Woman by Caroline Lea @CarolineleaLea @MichaelJBooks @JennyPlatt90 #TheGlassWoman #bookreview

Source: Review Copy Publication: 7th February 2019 from Michael Joseph PP: 400 ISBN-13: 978-0718188979 1686, Iceland. An isolated, windswept land haunted by witch trials and steeped in the ancient sagas . . . Betrothed unexpectedly to Jón Eiríksson, Rósa is sent to join her new husband in the remote village of Stykkishólmur. Here, the villagersContinue reading “The Glass Woman by Caroline Lea @CarolineleaLea @MichaelJBooks @JennyPlatt90 #TheGlassWoman #bookreview”

The Wolf and the Watchman by Niklas Natt och Dag @johnmurrays @yassa_yassa #bookreview #The WolfandTheWatchman

Source: Review copy Publication: 7th February 2019 from John Murray PP: 416 ISBN-13: 978-1473682122 The year is 1793, Stockholm. King Gustav of Sweden has been assassinated, years of foreign wars have emptied the treasuries, and the realm is governed by a self-interested elite, leaving its citizens to suffer. On the streets, malcontent and paranoia abound.Continue reading “The Wolf and the Watchman by Niklas Natt och Dag @johnmurrays @yassa_yassa #bookreview #The WolfandTheWatchman”

The Familiars by Stacey Halls @stacey_halls @bonnierbooks @Francesca_PR #TheFamiliars

Source: Review copyPublication: 7th February 2019 from Bonnier ZaffrePP: 432ISBN-13: 978-1785766114 In a time of suspicion and accusation, to be a woman is the greatest risk of all . . . Fleetwood Shuttleworth is 17 years old, married, and pregnant for the fourth time. But as the mistress at Gawthorpe Hall, she still has noContinue reading “The Familiars by Stacey Halls @stacey_halls @bonnierbooks @Francesca_PR #TheFamiliars”

Evil Things by Katja Ivar @KatjaIvar @bitterlemonpub #bookreview #blogtour

Source: Review copy Publication: 11 January 2019 from Bitter Lemon Press PP: 320 ISBN-13: 978-1912242092 Hella Mauzer was the first ever woman Inspector in the Helsinki Homicide Unit. But her superiors deemed her too ‘emotional’ for the job and had her reassigned. Now, two years later, she is working in Lapland for the Ivalo policeContinue reading “Evil Things by Katja Ivar @KatjaIvar @bitterlemonpub #bookreview #blogtour”

The Devil Aspect by Craig Russell @TheCraigRussell @LittleBrownUK @TheCrimeVault @ClaraHDiaz #TheDevilAspect

Source: Netgalley Review copyPublication: 7 March 2019 from ConstablePP: 496ISBN-13: 978-1472128355 1935. As Europe prepares itself for a calamitous war, six homicidal lunatics – the so-called ‘Devil’s Six’ – are confined in a remote castle asylum in rural Czechoslovakia. Each patient has their own dark story to tell and Dr Viktor Kosárek, a young psychiatristContinue reading “The Devil Aspect by Craig Russell @TheCraigRussell @LittleBrownUK @TheCrimeVault @ClaraHDiaz #TheDevilAspect”

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