Monthly Archives: August 2015

Just Read… The Death House, by Sarah Pinborough

My usual genres are crime fiction and thrillers. With a bit of Stephen King thrown in, of course. The Death House is not crime fiction, nor a thriller. It’s closer to a Stephen King, and in fact SK thinks this … Continue reading

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Just Read…The Girl Who Wouldn’t Die, by Marnie Riches

This one’s been sitting on my Kindle since April, and I only got round to reading it on my recent holiday. Boy, it was worth the wait! When an apparent Muslim terrorist bomb explodes at the University of Amsterdam, Detective … Continue reading

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Just read… Before It’s Too Late, by Jane Isaac

Boy, I read a lot of good books on holiday, including this fab novel from Jane Isaac, who I interviewed on this blog a little while ago. This was the only physical book I took with me; the rest were … Continue reading

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Just read… Drive by Mark West

Now here’s a funny thing. I live in the same small market town as Mark West, and we were introduced over social media by another local author, Sue Moorcroft, but we haven’t actually met IRL. In this day and age, … Continue reading

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Just read… Gray Vengeance by Alan McDermott

Actually, that title is misleading. I haven’t read Gray Vengeance at all. Not a word. But I have listened to it. In early May I won 🙂 a copy of Alan McDermott‘s audio book of his fifth Tom Gray  novel, … Continue reading

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Just read… Time of Death by Mark Billingham.

I always think of books by Mark Billingham as safe. Not safe as in unadventurous, but rather a safe bet if you’re looking for a well-written police procedural. I listened to an older Tom Throne book a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Just read… Only The Brave by Mel Sherratt

If there’s something I like to do on holiday, it’s catch up with my reading. And I’m pleased that my latest trip was no exception, so expect a flurry of reviews. The first is for Mel Sherratt‘s Only The Brave. … Continue reading

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