The Scribe Book Cover

Book Review: The Scribe by A.A. Chaudhuri

I know there a lot of you who read this blog who are big fans of dark crime stories. Today you are in for a treat. It's hard to get as dark as The Scribe. Blurb The Scribe* by A.A. Chaudhuri tells the story of a sadistic serial killer targeting former students of The Bloomsbury … Continue reading Book Review: The Scribe by A.A. Chaudhuri

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The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney

Book Review: The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney

There is only one way to start this book review: The Glorious Heresies* is absolutely epic. Blurb The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney is set in Cork City, Ireland in what seems to be a few years after the recession. It begins with Maureen who kills an intruder in her home and has to ask … Continue reading Book Review: The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney

The Puppet Show Book Cover

Book Review: The Puppet Show by M.W. Craven

Today, I'm back to my favourite genre - thriller. Believe me when I say you are going to love this one. Blurb The Puppet Show* by M.W. Craven introduces us to The Immolation Man, a serial killer burning his victims alive in Cumbria. When disgraced detective Washington Poe's name is found carved into the chest … Continue reading Book Review: The Puppet Show by M.W. Craven

Book Review: The Fixer: The Naked Man by Jill Amy Rosenblatt

Hello! I was really prepared over Christmas and the New Year so this is actually the first review I am writing in 2019. It was also the last book I finished in 2018. Luckily, it was a great book that gained these accolades. The Fixer: The Naked Man* by Jill Amy Rosenblatt introduces us to … Continue reading Book Review: The Fixer: The Naked Man by Jill Amy Rosenblatt

Book Review: The Bleecker Street Bodies by Aaron Gallagher

In my last post, I tried to bring you a bit of magic. Back to doom and gloom today but oh what a wonderful book this is. The Bleecker Street Bodies by Aaron Gallagher introduces us to Harry DeMarko, a former New York City police officer and now-private investigator who is asked by a friend … Continue reading Book Review: The Bleecker Street Bodies by Aaron Gallagher

Book Review: The Burgas Affair by Ellis Shuman

My last post was a mix of drama and romance. This next post is pure drama. Your kind of thing? Read on. The Burgas Affair by Ellis Shuman is set in the wake of a deadly terrorist attack at Burgas Airport in Bulgaria, Israeli and Bulgarian intelligence agencies launch a joint investigation. Detective Boyko Stanchev on the police … Continue reading Book Review: The Burgas Affair by Ellis Shuman

Book Review: The Savage Shore by David Hewson

Today we are jetting off to my favourite place in the world - Italy! However, something sinister seems to be going down... The Savage Shore* by David Hewson brings back Detective Nic Costa as he's sent undercover to infiltrate the mob in Italy's beautiful, remote Calabrian coast. His job is to bring in the head … Continue reading Book Review: The Savage Shore by David Hewson

Book Review: Overkill by Vanda Symon

Police dramas are kind of my thing at the moment. That's not to say all of them have been great though. However, I did find some new treasures like The Dead on Leave. Today I bring you another police series where I'm already lusting after the next installment. Overkill* by Vanda Symon brings us Sam Shephard, a … Continue reading Book Review: Overkill by Vanda Symon

Book Review: Implant by Ray Clark

If you love a good police drama with plenty of violence and even more suspense, I have the book for you. Implant* by Ray Clark is set in Bramfield, a small town near Leeds where not a lot happens. That is until Detectives Stewart Gardener and Sean Reilly discover the naked corpse of Alex Wilson, … Continue reading Book Review: Implant by Ray Clark