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”

The Story Keeper by Anna Mazzola @Anna_Maz @TinderPress @AnneCater #TheStoryKeeper

Source: Review copyPublication : Paperback on 10 January 2019 from Tinder PressPP: 368ISBN-13: 978-1472234803 Audrey Hart is on the Isle of Skye to collect the folk and fairy tales of the people and communities around her. It is 1857 and the Highland Clearances have left devastation and poverty, and a community riven by fear. TheContinue reading “The Story Keeper by Anna Mazzola @Anna_Maz @TinderPress @AnneCater #TheStoryKeeper”

Blackberry and Wild Rose by Sonia Velton @soniavelton @QuercusBooks

Source: Review copy from NetgalleyPublication: 10 January 2019 from Quercus BooksPP: 416ISBN-13: 978-1787470750 WHEN ESTHER THOREL, the wife of a Huguenot silk-weaver, rescues Sara Kemp from a brothel she thinks she is doing God’s will. Sara is not convinced being a maid is better than being a whore, but the chance to escape her graspingContinue reading “Blackberry and Wild Rose by Sonia Velton @soniavelton @QuercusBooks”

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