The Silent Brother by Simon Van der Velde #LiteraryFiction @SimonVdVWriter #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Simon Van der Velde Published: June 2022 by Northodox Press Category: Literary Fiction, Contemporary, Urban, Gangland Crime ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The Past Never Dies When his beloved little brother is stolen away, five-year-old Tommy Farrier is left alone with his alcoholic mam, his violent step-dad and his guilt. Too young to understand what has really happened, … Continue reading The Silent Brother by Simon Van der Velde #LiteraryFiction @SimonVdVWriter #TuesdayBookBlog

Murder in Belgravia: A Mayfair 100 Murder Mystery by Lynn Brittney #HistoricalFiction #Crime

Author: Lynn Brittney Published: March 2018 by Mirror Books Category: Historical Fiction, Murder, Mystery ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Set against the backdrop of WW1, Mayfair 100 is the telephone number for a small, specially formed crimebusting team based in a house in Mayfair, London in 1915. Just 10 months into the First World War, the City is flooded … Continue reading Murder in Belgravia: A Mayfair 100 Murder Mystery by Lynn Brittney #HistoricalFiction #Crime

#BlogTour ~ Silenced By Jennie Ensor #Gangland #Crime @HobeckBooks @Jennie_Ensor

It's the final day of the blog tour for Silenced, published on the 7th December by Hobeck Books, and I'm delighted to share my review.  My Thoughts A shocking opening sets the scene for Jennie Ensor’s latest novel. Teenager Solita Milton is walking home from school, thinking about what to buy her sister for a … Continue reading #BlogTour ~ Silenced By Jennie Ensor #Gangland #Crime @HobeckBooks @Jennie_Ensor

Dark Is The Grave: A DCI Bone Scottish Crime Thriller by TG Reid #BookReview for #RBRT #CrimeThriller

Author: TG Reid Published: July 2021 by Glass Works Press Category: Police Procedural, Fiction , Crime Thriller ⭐️⭐️⭐️ When the chief suspect in the notorious Peek-a-boo cop killer case blew himself up, almost taking lead investigator DCI Duncan Bone with him, the psychologically damaged detective thought his days on the force were over. But when … Continue reading Dark Is The Grave: A DCI Bone Scottish Crime Thriller by TG Reid #BookReview for #RBRT #CrimeThriller

A Line To Kill (Hawthorne and Horowitz Book 3) by @AnthonyHorowitz #MurderMystery #CrimeFiction

Author: Anthony Horowitz Published: August 2021 by Century Category: Murder/Mystery, Crime Fiction, Suspense ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ When Ex-Detective Inspector Daniel Hawthorne and his sidekick, author Anthony Horowitz, are invited to an exclusive literary festival on Alderney, an idyllic island off the south coast of England, they don’t expect to find themselves in the middle of murder investigation—or … Continue reading A Line To Kill (Hawthorne and Horowitz Book 3) by @AnthonyHorowitz #MurderMystery #CrimeFiction

#GuestPost by #author Jim Alexander on Writing a Sequel @JimPlanetjimbot

I'm delighted to welcome Jim Alexander with his guest post about writing Good Cop (a sequel to GoodCopBadCop) which was published on 7th October. Over to you, Jim... Picture the scene. I’m sitting across the table from someone. Let’s call him Person A. Person A asks me if I’m working on a sequel to my … Continue reading #GuestPost by #author Jim Alexander on Writing a Sequel @JimPlanetjimbot

The Cove by LJ Ross #AudiobookReview #RomanticSuspense set in Cornwall

Author: LJ Ross Narrated by Clare Corbett Published by Audible Studios on 31st August 2021 Category: Audiobook, Romance, Suspense, Book Review Gabrielle Adams has it all – brains, beauty, a handsome fiancé, and a dream job in publishing. Until, one day, everything changes. The ‘Underground Killer’ takes his victims when they least expect it: standing … Continue reading The Cove by LJ Ross #AudiobookReview #RomanticSuspense set in Cornwall

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Mobster’s Lament  (City Blues Quartet Book 3) by Ray Celestin #Historical #CrimeFiction set in 1940s New York.

I've loved this series and am looking forward to the fourth book which is due in November. The stories chart the history of jazz and the mafia during the middle years of the 20th century. My Thoughts I really enjoyed the first two books in the series—The Axeman’s Jazz & Dead Man’s Blues—and The Mobster’s Lament was … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Mobster’s Lament  (City Blues Quartet Book 3) by Ray Celestin #Historical #CrimeFiction set in 1940s New York.

The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery #2) by @AnthonyHorowitz #MurderMystery #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Anthony Horowitz Published: September 2019 by Arrow (my paperback copy) Category: Murder, Mystery, Contemporary Fiction, Book Review ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "You shouldn’t be here. It’s too late…" These, heard over the phone, were the last recorded words of successful celebrity-divorce lawyer. Richard Pryce, found bludgeoned to death in his bachelor pad with a bottle of wine … Continue reading The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery #2) by @AnthonyHorowitz #MurderMystery #TuesdayBookBlog

Desire & Deceit (The Victorian Detectives Book 9) by Carol Hedges ~ #BookReview for #RBRT @carolJhedges #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: Carol Hedges Published: July 2021 by Little G Books Category: Historical Crime Fiction, Victorian, Book Review ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ It is 1868, and the body of a young man has gone missing from the police mortuary at Scotland Yard, an event that has never happened before. Who was the mysterious corpse, and why was he spirited … Continue reading Desire & Deceit (The Victorian Detectives Book 9) by Carol Hedges ~ #BookReview for #RBRT @carolJhedges #TuesdayBookBlog

#MiniBlogBlitz for Mum’s The Word by Lorraine Turnbull @LorraineAuthor #Murder #DarkHumour @rararesources

Welcome to the 5 day Mini Blog Blitz for Mum's The Word by Lorraine Turnbull, organised by Rachel's Random Resources. Lorraine says... Mum’s the Word starts with a murder, but although the tense and tantalising question from the beginning has to be ‘Does she get away with it?’, the novel is peppered with everyday life … Continue reading #MiniBlogBlitz for Mum’s The Word by Lorraine Turnbull @LorraineAuthor #Murder #DarkHumour @rararesources

A Double Life: The Yellow Cottage Vintage Mysteries Book 5 by J. New #VintageCrime #CosyMystery #TuesdayBookBlog

Author: J. New Published: July 2020 by Phantom Press Category: Historical Fiction, Vintage Cosy Mystery, Book Review Autumn, 1936. Ella Bridges, Scotland Yard’s only female consultant is shocked to find a baby abandoned in Kensington Palace Gardens. With no adult in sight and a deadly storm brewing she has no choice but to take him … Continue reading A Double Life: The Yellow Cottage Vintage Mysteries Book 5 by J. New #VintageCrime #CosyMystery #TuesdayBookBlog