Nightblind by Ragnar Jonasson, translated by Quentin Bates

Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village on the northernmost tip of Iceland, accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a local policeman, whose tumultuous past and uneasy relationships with the villagers continue to haunt him. The peace of this close-knit community is shattered by the murder of a policeman – shot atContinue reading “Nightblind by Ragnar Jonasson, translated by Quentin Bates”

The Turning Tide by Brooke Magnanti

Erykah Macdonald has a nice life – the kind of life you’re meant to want. But on her twentieth wedding anniversary, she’s about to cross a line. Several hundred miles away in the shallow waters of a Hebridean island, a body is found. It’s been in the water long enough to make identification tricky butContinue reading “The Turning Tide by Brooke Magnanti”

The Poison Artist by Jonathan Moore

Dr. Caleb Maddox is a crack San Francisco toxicologist leading a ground-breaking study of the human pain threshold based on minute analysis of chemical markers. He has also just broken up with his artist girlfriend after she discovered a shocking family secret in his past. Seeking solace, Caleb finds a dark, old-fashioned saloon called HouseContinue reading “The Poison Artist by Jonathan Moore”

The Darkest Secret by Alex Marwood

Apologies for the general email, but I desperately need your help. My goddaughter, Coco Jackson, disappeared from her family’s holiday home in Bournemouth on the night of Sunday/Monday August 29/30th, the bank holiday weekend just gone. Coco is three years old. When identical twin Coco goes missing during a family celebration, there is a mediaContinue reading “The Darkest Secret by Alex Marwood”

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

A tragic accident. It all happened so quickly. She couldn’t have prevented it. Could she? In a split second, Jenna Gray’s world descends into a nightmare. Her only hope of moving on is to walk away from everything she knows to start afresh. Desperate to escape, Jenna moves to a remote cottage on the WelshContinue reading “I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh”

hidden by Emma Kavanagh

A reminder of what the blurb says: HE’S WATCHING A gunman is stalking the wards of a local hospital. He’s unidentified and dangerous, and has to be located. Urgently. Police Firearms Officer Aden McCarthy is tasked with tracking him down. Still troubled by the shooting of a schoolboy, Aden is determined to make amends byContinue reading “hidden by Emma Kavanagh”

The hidden Blog Tour. Guest post by Emma Kavanagh – My Book Deal Moment

I am delighted to host Emma Kavanagh’s latest stop on her blog tour for her new novel, hidden which I review next week. After graduating with a PhD in Psychology from Cardiff University, Emma Kavanagh spent seven years working as a police and military psychologist, training firearms officers, command staff and military personnel, throughout theContinue reading “The hidden Blog Tour. Guest post by Emma Kavanagh – My Book Deal Moment”

The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins

YOU DON’T KNOW HER. BUT SHE KNOWS YOU. Rear Window meets Gone Girl, in this exceptional and startling psychological thriller Three young women, three different lives, but each linked in a specific way. Rachel is divorced and raw; she’s been drinking way more than she should for some time now. She is lonely and hasContinue reading “The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins”

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