#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan #ClassicThriller #Spy

I first read this book many years ago and enjoyed it, so when I saw an Audible edition in 2017 at just under four hours long I decided it was time to revisit this classic. This adaptation stays true to the original as far as I remember, unlike the films. Although the language is obviously … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan #ClassicThriller #Spy

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Amber Maze by Christopher Bowden #Noir #Fiction

The Amber Maze, published in 2018, is a short book but packs a lot into the 160 or so pages.  My Thoughts Hugh Mullion and his family are holidaying in a charming Dorset cottage in the grounds of a large house known as The Hall. Returning from an evening at the local pub, Hugh is … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Amber Maze by Christopher Bowden #Noir #Fiction

Looking Back with #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Infirmary by LJ Ross – An #Audible Original #Drama

The Infirmary is the prequel to the DCI Ryan series filling in Ryan’s backstory pre Holy Island, and how he came to be taking a sabbatical at the start of the series. It's also available in paperback and kindle. Although anyone who is familiar with the books will have a fair idea of how this … Continue reading Looking Back with #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Infirmary by LJ Ross – An #Audible Original #Drama

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Man With No Face by Peter May #Political #Thriller

Welcome to Throwback Thursday. I'm linking up with Davida at TCL's Throwback Thursday Link Party The Man with No Face was re-published in January 2019. Originally written in 1981 the story is set in the winter of 1979 and is a story of its time.  The Man with No Face encompasses the culture, attitudes and … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Man With No Face by Peter May #Political #Thriller

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Ella Maud ~ The story of an unsolved #truecrime by Nicholas Nicastro #HistoricalFiction

Throwback Thursday this week tells the story of Ella Maud Cropsey, or Nell as she is more commonly known, and her family who live in a small community in North Carolina. Set around the turn of the 20th century, the story is a fictionalised account of her murder, based on the known facts. My Thoughts … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Ella Maud ~ The story of an unsolved #truecrime by Nicholas Nicastro #HistoricalFiction

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Bum Luck by Paul Levine #Audiobook #LegalThriller

Throwback Thursday this week features Bum Luck, one of a series featuring lawyer, Jake Lassiter. I listened to the audiobook which was released in 2017 and performed by Luke Daniels. My Thoughts Jake Lassiter, criminal defence lawyer and ex linebacker for the Miami Dolphins, feels like killing his client after he won the case. He … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Bum Luck by Paul Levine #Audiobook #LegalThriller

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Cornish Coast Murder by John Bude (British Library Crime Classics) #CosyMurderMystery #PoliceProcedural

The Cornish Coast Murder, republished to great acclaim in 2014, was my introduction to the British Library Crime Classics. I've since read several and enjoyed them, with more in my to read list. My Thoughts Reverend Dodd, vicar of St Michael’s-on-the-Cliff, enjoys his Monday evening dinner engagements with Doctor Pendrill. Boscawen is a small isolated … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Cornish Coast Murder by John Bude (British Library Crime Classics) #CosyMurderMystery #PoliceProcedural

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Bitter Sun by Beth Lewis Evocative & Dark 1970s #AmericanFiction

Throwback Thursday this week features an audiobook I enjoyed very much. Bitter Sun by Beth Lewis was released on Audible in 2018 and published by HarperCollins My Thoughts Set in Larson, a small town in the middle of America’s corn belt, full of seemingly good people and where everything seems perfect on the surface. But … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Bitter Sun by Beth Lewis Evocative & Dark 1970s #AmericanFiction

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter by Hazel Gaynor ~ #HistoricalFiction based on fact

My Throwback Thursday choice this week is The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter, published in 2018, a book I enjoyed very much. My Thoughts I love books that mix fact with fiction, giving a real authenticity to the story. The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter incorporates the true story of Grace Darling. Grace’s father was the lighthouse keeper at … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter by Hazel Gaynor ~ #HistoricalFiction based on fact

#ThrowbackThursday ~ The Lost Man by Jane Harper ~ #Mystery set in the Australian Outback #FamilyDrama

Throwback Thursday this week features The Lost Man by Jane Harper, published in 2018. My Thoughts The Outback is a harsh, vast and sparsely populated area with a brutal and unrelenting climate. It’s a hard life and the nearest neighbour could be hours away by car. Those who live there know never to travel anywhere … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ The Lost Man by Jane Harper ~ #Mystery set in the Australian Outback #FamilyDrama

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Life Begins When The Kids Leave Home and the dog dies by Barb Taub #Humour @barbtaub #Memoir

Welcome to Throwback Thursday. This week I've chosen a book I've been delving into again off and on...it's guaranteed to lift the mood.   My Thoughts If you’re at all familiar with Barb Taub’s blog you’ll have a very good idea about the contents of this book. It’s divided into sections with subheadings, each dealing with … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Life Begins When The Kids Leave Home and the dog dies by Barb Taub #Humour @barbtaub #Memoir

#ThrowbackThursday ~ Disappearing in Plain Sight (Crater Lake Series Book 1) by Francis Guenette #Literary #ContemporaryFiction

I read Disappearing in Plain Sight back in 2014 for Rosie Amber's Book Review Team and enjoyed it very much. My Thoughts Lisa-Marie is spending the summer on the beautiful shores of Crater Lake, Vancouver Island, with her Aunt Bethany and her aunt’s partner, Beulah. They live by Camp Micah, a refuge for troubled teenagers … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday ~ Disappearing in Plain Sight (Crater Lake Series Book 1) by Francis Guenette #Literary #ContemporaryFiction