Source: Review copyPublication: 5 May 2022 from Penguin VikingPP: 352ISBN-13: 978-0241990322 My thanks to Penguin and Ellie Hudson for an advance copy for review FOUR FRIENDS. ONE MURDER. A GAME THEY CAN’T ESCAPE ‘It was only a game’… Until a boy went missing. ‘No one was meant to get hurt’… But a body has beenContinue reading “The Hiding Place by Simon Lelic @Simon_Lelic @VikingBooksUK @EllieeHud”
Source: Review copyPublication: 28 April 2022 from Bonnier ZaffrePP: 400ISBN-13: 978-1838776664 My thanks to Bonnier Books for an advance copy for review and to Compulsive Readers for the blog tour opportunity Two men are found dead in London’s Battersea Park. One of the bodies has been laid out like a crucifix – with hisContinue reading “See No Evil by David Fennell (DI Grace Archer #2) @DavyFennell @BonnierBooks_UK @Tr4cyF3nt0n”
Happy Publication Day to @thegyth! Little Sister is a book you’ll want to buy.
Source: Review copyPublication: 28 April 2022 from Bantam PressPP: 480ISBN-13: 978-1787634909 My thanks to Transworld Books and Bantam Press for an advance copy for review ‘We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.’ It’s been seventeen months since the Bloodsmith butchered his first victim and Operation Maypole is still noContinue reading “No Less the Devil by Stuart MacBride @TransworldBooks”
Detective Harry McCoy has twenty-four hours to find the kidnapped boys before they all turn up dead, and it is going to mean taking down some of Glasgow’s most powerful people to do it . . .
‘Shocking and heart-wrenching and its impact will reverberate for years to come’
Source: Review copyPublication: 3 March 2022 from Hutchinson HeinemannPP: 304ISBN-13: 978-1529151602 My thanks to the publisher for an advance copy for review The gifted Venetian detective returns in his 31st case – this time, investigating the Janus-faced nature of yet another Italian institution. Brunetti will have to once again face the blurred line that runsContinue reading “Give Unto Others by Donna Leon (Commissario Brunetti #31) @HutchHeinemann”
another fabulous, twisty, intense and devastating book in this unmissable series.
‘a smasher of a book. It crackles and zings with the life and spirit of Glasgow, good, bad and truly terrible; with the violence that belongs in that city’s history, could we only contain it there.’
Source: Review copyPublication: 30 September 2021 (h/back) 1 Nov 2021 EbookPP: 249ISBN-13: 978-0727890924 My thanks to Severn House for a review copy DS Aector McAvoy must face the dark, disturbing secrets of his past if he’s to keep his family safe. The clairvoyant is found with her tongue crudely carved out, a shard of blueContinue reading “Past Life by David Mark (DS McAvoy #9) @davidmarkwriter @severnhouse”