Blood Tears by Michael J. Malone (McBain &O’Neill #1) @michaeljmalone @grabthisbook

Source: Purchased copy Publication: Five Leaves Crime June 2012 PP: 285 ISBN13: 978-1907869341 The first in a series of books with D.I. Ray McBain – a Glasgow detective who turns to his best friend, Kenny O’Neill when he goes on the run after he becomes the prime suspect in a grisly murder. An old manContinue reading “Blood Tears by Michael J. Malone (McBain &O’Neill #1) @michaeljmalone @grabthisbook”

The Emperor of Shoes by Spencer Wise @SpencerWise10 @noexitpress #EmperorofShoes

Source: Netgalley Publication: 26th July 2018 from No Exit Press PP: 320 ISBN-13: 978-0857302199 Alex Cohen, a twenty-six-year-old Jewish Bostonian, is living in southern China, where his father runs their family-owned shoe factory. Alex reluctantly assumes the helm of the company, but as he explores the plant’s vast floors and assembly lines, he comes toContinue reading “The Emperor of Shoes by Spencer Wise @SpencerWise10 @noexitpress #EmperorofShoes”

Putney by Sofka Zinovieff @SofkaZinovieff @PhilippaCotton @BloomsburyBooks #Putney #bookreview

  Source: Review copy Publication: 12 July 2018 from Bloomsbury Publishing Pp: 384 ISBN-13: 978-1408895764   It is the 1970s and Ralph, an up-and-coming composer, is visiting Edmund Greenslay at his riverside home in Putney to discuss a collaboration. Through the house’s colourful rooms and unruly garden flits nine-year-old Daphne – dark, teasing, slippery asContinue reading “Putney by Sofka Zinovieff @SofkaZinovieff @PhilippaCotton @BloomsburyBooks #Putney #bookreview”

*COVER REVEAL KLAXON* BROTHERS IN BLOOD by Amer Anwar @AmerAnwar @dialoguebooks

  This is the first cover reveal I have ever done. I have chosen to do this one because there are so many great reasons to put this book on your must read list. First of all, it is a truly cracking read. Multi-layered and intense, it brilliantly evokes contemporary Asian life in West London.Continue reading “*COVER REVEAL KLAXON* BROTHERS IN BLOOD by Amer Anwar @AmerAnwar @dialoguebooks”

The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech @LouiseWriter @OrendaBooks

  Source: Review Copy Publication: e-book 15 July from  Orenda Books PP: 300 ISBN-13:978-1912374298 Long ago, Andrew made a childhood wish, and kept it in a silver box. When it finally comes true, he wishes he hadn’t… Long ago, Ben made a promise and he had a dream: to travel to Africa to volunteer atContinue reading “The Lion Tamer Who Lost by Louise Beech @LouiseWriter @OrendaBooks”

The Quaker by Liam McIlvanney @LiamMcIlvanney @JaimeFrost @HarperFiction @fictionpubteam @CottonFinn

  Source: Review copy Publication: June 28th 2018 from Harper Collins Pp: 400 ISBN-13: 978-0008259914   A city torn apart. Glasgow, 1969. In the grip of the worst winter for years, the city is brought to its knees by a killer whose name fills the streets with fear: the Quaker. He takes his next victimContinue reading “The Quaker by Liam McIlvanney @LiamMcIlvanney @JaimeFrost @HarperFiction @fictionpubteam @CottonFinn”

The Blood Road by Stuart MacBride (Logan McRae #11) @StuartMacBride @HarperCollinsUK @fictionpubteam

  Source: Netgalley Publication: 14 June 2018 from Harper Collins Pp: 496 ISBN-13:978-0008208219   What drives someone to murder? Some things just won’t stay buried… Logan McRae’s personal history is hardly squeaky clean, but now that he works for Professional Standards he’s policing his fellow officers. When Detective Inspector Bell turns up dead in theContinue reading “The Blood Road by Stuart MacBride (Logan McRae #11) @StuartMacBride @HarperCollinsUK @fictionpubteam”

In Your Defence : Stories of Life and Law by Sarah Langford @wigsandwords @sophiechristoph @DoubledayUK

  Source: Review Copy Publication: 28 June 2018 from Doubleday Pp 320 ISBN 13: 978-0857525284   Sarah Langford is a barrister. Her job is to stand in court representing the mad and the bad, the vulnerable, the heartbroken and the hopeful. She must become their voice: weave their story around the black and white ofContinue reading “In Your Defence : Stories of Life and Law by Sarah Langford @wigsandwords @sophiechristoph @DoubledayUK”

The Tall Man by Phoebe Locke @phoebe_locke @wildfirebks @jenniferleech1 @AnneCater #The TallMan #blogtour

  Source: Review copy Publication: 14 June 2018 from Wildfire PP 368 ISBN-13: 978-1472249258   A SENSELESS MURDER. A TERRIFYING LEGEND. A FAMILY HAUNTED. 1990: In the darkest woods, three girls devote themselves to a sinister figure. 2000: A young mother disappears, leaving behind her husband and baby daughter. 2018: A teenage girl is chargedContinue reading “The Tall Man by Phoebe Locke @phoebe_locke @wildfirebks @jenniferleech1 @AnneCater #The TallMan #blogtour”

Big Sister by Gunnar Staalesen trs by Don Bartlett @OrendaBooks @AnneCater #BIGSISTER #VargVeum

Source: Review copy Publication: 20th June 2018 from Orenda Books Pp 278 Varg Veum receives a surprise visit in his office. A woman introduces herself as his half-sister, and she has a job for him. Her god-daughter, a 19-year-old trainee nurse from Haugesund, moved from her bedsit in Bergen two weeks ago. Since then noContinue reading “Big Sister by Gunnar Staalesen trs by Don Bartlett @OrendaBooks @AnneCater #BIGSISTER #VargVeum”

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