Category Archives: Fiction

Just Read… Born Bad, by Marnie Riches

The battle is on… When gang leader Paddy O’Brien is stabbed in his brother’s famous nightclub, Manchester’s criminal underworld is shaken to the core. Tensions are running high, and as the body count begins to grow, the O’Brien family must … Continue reading

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Just Read… The Boy Who Saw, by Simon Toyne

Only one boy can see the darkness. Only one man can save him from it. Finishing what was begun’ These are the words written in blood beside the body of an elderly tailor who has been tortured and murdered in … Continue reading

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Just Read… The Lies Within, by Jane Isaac

Be under no illusions by her kind face and eloquent manner… This woman is guilty of murder. Grace Daniels is distraught after her daughter’s body is found in a Leicestershire country lane. With her family falling apart and the investigation … Continue reading

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Just Read… Quieter Than Killing, by Sarah Hilary

It’s winter, the nights are dark and freezing, and a series of seemingly random assaults is pulling DI Marnie Rome and DS Noah Jake out onto streets of London. When Marnie’s family home is ransacked, there are signs that the … Continue reading

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Just Read… The Damselfly by SJI Holliday

An unsolved murder. A community turned against each other. A killer close to home… Katie Taylor is the perfect student. She’s bright and funny, she has a boyfriend who adores her and there are only a few months left of … Continue reading

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Just Read… Watch Her Disappear, by Eva Dolan

YOU CAN RUN FROM YOUR PAST. BUT YOU CAN’T RUN FROM MURDER. The body is found by the river, near a spot popular with runners. With a serial rapist at work in the area, DI Zigic and DS Ferreira are … Continue reading

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Just Read… Beneath the Ashes, by Jane Isaac

When I say ‘just’, I mean last month. So technically last year. So technically this is me catching up on book reviews. Anyhoo… This is Jane Isaac’s second DI Will Jackman crime thriller. Here’s the book blurb: The floor felt … Continue reading

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