Category Archives: Fiction

Just Read… Come and Find Me, by Sarah Hilary

On the surface, Lara Chorley and Ruth Hull have nothing in common, other than their infatuation with Michael Vokey. Each is writing to a sadistic inmate, sharing her secrets, whispering her worst fears, craving his attention. DI Marnie Rome understands … Continue reading

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Just Read… Strangers on a Bridge, by Louise Mangos

When Alice Reed goes on her regular morning jog in the peaceful Swiss Alps, she doesn’t expect to save a man from suicide. But she does. And it is her first mistake. Adamant they have an instant connection, Manfred’s charming … Continue reading

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Just Read… Turn a Blind Eye, by Vicky Newham

A dead girl. A wall of silence. DI Maya Rahman is running out of time. A headmistress is found strangled in her East London school, her death the result of a brutal and ritualistic act of violence. Found at the … Continue reading

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Just Read… Deep Blue Trouble, by Steph Broadribb

I was invited to the Steph’s launch of Deep Blue Trouble this evening at Waterstones, Covent Garden – a joint launch, in fact, with Johana Gustawsson and her novel, Keeper – by the fab Karen Sullivan of Orenda. Unfortunately scheduling (and geography) meant … Continue reading

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Just Read… The House, by Simon Lelic.

The perfect couple. The perfect house. …The perfect crime. Londoners Jack and Syd moved into the house a year ago. It seemed like their dream home: tons of space, the perfect location, and a friendly owner who wanted a young … Continue reading

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Just Read… The Bone Keeper, by Luca Veste

What if the figure that haunted your nightmares as child, the myth of the man in the woods, was real?   He’ll slice your flesh.  Your bones he’ll keep.   Twenty years ago, four teenagers went exploring in the local … Continue reading

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Just Read… The Deaths of December, by Susi Holliday

Okay, it’s February, not December, but don’t let that put you off. It looks like a regular advent calendar. Until DC Becky Greene starts opening doors . . . and discovers a crime scene behind almost every one. The police … Continue reading

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