The Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny (C.I.Gamache #17) @HodderBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 24 August 2021 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 448ISBN-13: ‎978-1529379389 My thanks to Hodder and Stoughton for an advance copy for review When Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is asked to provide crowd control at a statistics lecture given at the Université de l’Estrie in Quebec, he is dubious. Why ask the head ofContinue reading “The Madness of Crowds by Louise Penny (C.I.Gamache #17) @HodderBooks”

End of Summer by Anders de la Motte translated by Neil Smith @AndersdelaMotte @ZaffreBooks @ClareJKelly

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from ZaffrePP: 480ISBN-13: 978-1785768231 My thanks to Zaffre Books for the opportunity to review You can always go home. But you can never go back . . . Summer 1983: Four-year-old Billy chases a rabbit in the fields behind his house. But when his mother goes to call himContinue reading “End of Summer by Anders de la Motte translated by Neil Smith @AndersdelaMotte @ZaffreBooks @ClareJKelly”

Emily Noble’s Disgrace by Mary Paulson Ellis @mspaulsonellis @MantleBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from MantlePP: 384ISBN-13: 978-1529036176 My thanks to Mantle for an early copy for review. The case is unexceptional, that is what I know. A house full of stuff left behind by a dead woman, abandoned at the last . . . When trauma cleaner Essie Pound makes a gruesomeContinue reading “Emily Noble’s Disgrace by Mary Paulson Ellis @mspaulsonellis @MantleBooks”

1979 by Val McDermid @valmcdermid @LittleBrownUK @laurasherlock21

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from Little, BrownPP: 432ISBN-13: 978-0751583090 My thanks to the publisher for the opportunity to review The shadows hide a deadly story . . . 1979. It is the winter of discontent, and reporter Allie Burns is chasing her first big scoop. There are few women in the newsroom andContinue reading “1979 by Val McDermid @valmcdermid @LittleBrownUK @laurasherlock21”

56 Days by Catherine Ryan Howard @cathryanhoward @CorvusBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from CorvusPP: 432ISBN-13: ‎978-1838951627 My thanks to the publisher for an early copy for review No one even knew they were together. Now one of them is dead. 56 DAYS AGOCiara and Oliver meet in a supermarket queue in Dublin and start dating the same week COVID-19 reaches IrishContinue reading “56 Days by Catherine Ryan Howard @cathryanhoward @CorvusBooks”

A Corruption of Blood by Ambrose Parry @AmbroseParry @Canongatebooks @Normantweets

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from Canongate BooksPP: 416ISBN-13: 978-1786899859 My thanks to Canongate for an early copy for review Edinburgh, 1850. This city will bleed you dry. Dr Will Raven is a man seldom shocked by human remains, but even he is disturbed by the contents of a package washed up at theContinue reading “A Corruption of Blood by Ambrose Parry @AmbroseParry @Canongatebooks @Normantweets”

The Great Silence (Skelfs #3) by Doug Johnstone @doug_johnstone @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 June (e-book) 19 August p/backPP: 300ISBN-13: 978-1913193836 My thanks to Orenda Books for an advance copy for review purposes The discovery of a human foot in an Edinburgh park, the inexplicable circumstances of a dying woman, and the missing daughter of Jenny’s violent ex-husband present the Skelf women with their mostContinue reading “The Great Silence (Skelfs #3) by Doug Johnstone @doug_johnstone @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours”

The Dark by Emma Haughton @JennyPlatt90 @HodderBooks

Source: Review copyPublication: 19 August 2021 from Hodder & StoughtonPP: 384ISBN-13: ‎ 978-1529356601 My thanks to the publisher and Jenny Platt for an advance copy for review In the most inhospitable environment – cut off from the rest of the world – there’s a killer on the loose. A&E doctor Kate North has been knockedContinue reading “The Dark by Emma Haughton @JennyPlatt90 @HodderBooks”

No Honour by Awais Khan @AwaisKhanAuthor @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours

Source: Review copyPublication:  19 June 2021 in e-book; 19 August 2021 in paperbackPP: 276ISBN-13: 978-1913193782 My thanks to Orenda Books for an advance copy for review A young woman defies convention in a small Pakistani village, with devastating results for her and her family. A stunning, immense beautiful novel about courage, family and the meaningContinue reading “No Honour by Awais Khan @AwaisKhanAuthor @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours”

The Killing Tide by Lin Anderson @Lin_Anderson @panmacmillan @PipsMcE

Source: Review copyPublication: 5 August 2021 from MacmillanPP: 432ISBN-13: ‎ 978-1529033687 My thanks to Lin Anderson, Philippa McEwan and Macmillan for an early copy for review The Killing Tide by Lin Anderson sees forensic scientist Rhona MacLeod investigating a mysterious abandoned ship which has swept ashore in the Orkney Isles. After a fierce storm hitsContinue reading “The Killing Tide by Lin Anderson @Lin_Anderson @panmacmillan @PipsMcE”

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