The Coral Bride by Roxanne Bouchard trs David Warriner @Rbouchard72 @OrendaBooks @givemeawave #Orentober

Source: Review copyPublication: 12 November 2020PP: 300ISBN-13: 978-1913193324 When an abandoned lobster trawler is found adrift off the coast of Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula, DS Joaquin Moralès begins a straightforward search for the boat’s missing captain, Angel Roberts – a rare female in a male-dominated world. But Moralès finds himself blocked at every turn – byContinue reading “The Coral Bride by Roxanne Bouchard trs David Warriner @Rbouchard72 @OrendaBooks @givemeawave #Orentober”

Dead Perfect by Noelle Holten (DC Maggie Jamieson #3) @nholten40 @OneMoreChapter_ @KillerReads

Source: Review copyPublication: 16 October 2020 in e-book and 24 December 2020 in paperbackPP: 448ISBN-13: 978-0008383664 My thanks to the publisher for an advance copy of this book for review purposes A murdered woman… When the body of a young woman is found in a local park, DC Maggie Jamieson knows she’s dealing with noContinue reading “Dead Perfect by Noelle Holten (DC Maggie Jamieson #3) @nholten40 @OneMoreChapter_ @KillerReads”

Stolen Children by Michael Wood (DCI Matilda Darke #6) @MichaelHWood @0neMoreChapter_ @HarperCollinsUK

Source: Review copyPublication: 2 October 2020 in e-book from One More ChapterPP: 400ISBN-13: 978-0008374860 (paperback 10 December 2020) Some cases won’t die. A young boy walks into a police station in France. He claims to be Carl Meagan – a missing child from Sheffield whose name is still whispered as a warning to kids whoContinue reading “Stolen Children by Michael Wood (DCI Matilda Darke #6) @MichaelHWood @0neMoreChapter_ @HarperCollinsUK”

The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman @richardosman @EllieeHud @VikingBooksUK

Source: Review copyPublication: 3rd September 2020 from VikingPP: 400ISBN-13:  978-0241425442 My thanks to the publisher for an advance copy of this book for review purposes In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep, the ThursdayContinue reading “The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman @richardosman @EllieeHud @VikingBooksUK”

The Innocent Dead by Lin Anderson (Rhona MacLeod #15) @Lin_Anderson @panmacmillan

Source: Review copyPublication: 6th August 2020 from MacMillanPP: 416ISBN-13: 978-1529033649 My thanks to the publisher for a review copy of this book Mary McIntyre’s disappearance tore the local community apart, inflicting wounds that still prove raw for those who knew her. So when the present-day discovery of a child’s remains are found in a peatContinue reading “The Innocent Dead by Lin Anderson (Rhona MacLeod #15) @Lin_Anderson @panmacmillan”

Cover Your Tracks by Claire Askew @OneNightStanzas @HodderBooks @JennyPlatt90

Source: Review copyPublication: 20th August 2020 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 336ISBN-13: 978-1529327359 My thanks to publishers Hodder & Stoughton for a review copy ‘What if I told you,’ he said, ‘that I believe my mother’s life to be in danger?’ Robertson Bennet returns to Edinburgh after a 25-year absence in search of his parents andContinue reading “Cover Your Tracks by Claire Askew @OneNightStanzas @HodderBooks @JennyPlatt90”

STILL LIFE by Val McDermid @valmcdermid @LittleBrownUK @laurasherlock21 @GroveAtlantic

Source: Review copyPublication: 20 August 2020 in the UK from Little Brown and 6th October 2020 in the US from Grove AtlanticPP: 448ISBN-13: 978-1408712283 My thanks to publishers Grove Atlantic for a digital copy of this book for review purposes. ‘The bodies never stay buried forever . . .’ On a freezing winter morning, fishermenContinue reading “STILL LIFE by Val McDermid @valmcdermid @LittleBrownUK @laurasherlock21 @GroveAtlantic”

Gallows Rock by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Children’s House #4) trs Victoria Cribb @YrsaSig @victoriacribb @HodderBooks @HodderFiction

Source: Review copyPublication: 23 July 2020 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 384ISBN-13: 978-1473693395 On a jagged, bleak lava field just outside Reykjavik stands the Gallows Rock. Once a place of execution, it is now a tourist attraction. Until this morning, when a man was found hanging from it… The nail embedded in his chest proves itContinue reading “Gallows Rock by Yrsa Sigurdardottir (Children’s House #4) trs Victoria Cribb @YrsaSig @victoriacribb @HodderBooks @HodderFiction”

Dark Waters by G.R. Halliday (D.I. Monica Kennedy #2) @gr_halliday @HarvillSecker @mia_qs

Source: Review copyPublication: 16th July 2020 from Harvill and SeckerPP: 432ISBN-13: 978-1787301436 THREE MISTAKES. TWO MURDERS. ONE MORE VICTIM TO GO . . . Annabelle has come to the Scottish Highlands to escape. But as she speeds along a deserted mountain road, she is suddenly forced to swerve. The next thing she remembers is wakingContinue reading “Dark Waters by G.R. Halliday (D.I. Monica Kennedy #2) @gr_halliday @HarvillSecker @mia_qs”

From the Shadows by G.R. Halliday @gr_halliday @HarvillSecker

Source: Purchased copyPublication: 8th April 2019 from Harvill SeckerPP: 432ISBN-13: 978-1787301412 Seven days. Four deaths. One chance to catch a killer. Sixteen-year-old Robert arrives home late. Without a word to his dad, he goes up to his bedroom. Robert is never seen alive again. A body is soon found on the coast of the ScottishContinue reading “From the Shadows by G.R. Halliday @gr_halliday @HarvillSecker”

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