Tag Archives: Detective

Blog Tour: Death in the Stars by Frances Brody

Yorkshire, 1927. Eclipse fever grips the nation, and when beloved theatre star Selina Fellini approaches trusted sleuth Kate Shackleton to accompany her to a viewing party at Giggleswick School Chapel, Kate suspects an ulterior motive. During the eclipse, Selina’s friend … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young

When New York journalist and recently bereaved mother Charlotte “Charlie” Cates begins to experience vivid dreams about children she’s sure that she’s lost her mind. Yet these are not the nightmares of a grieving parent, she soon realizes. They are … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Death at the Seaside by Frances Brody

Nothing ever happens in August, and tenacious sleuth Kate Shackleton deserves a break. Heading off for a long-overdue holiday to Whitby, she visits her school friend Alma who works as a fortune teller there. Kate had been looking forward to … Continue reading

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Books I’m Excited About in September

We’re already half way through the month, so I thought I’d do a quick run-down of September books that have so far caught my eye. Keith Stuart’s fantastic A Boy Made of Blocks (pub. 1st Sept). Meet thirtysomething dad, Alex … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Lawless and the Flowers of Sin – Pride

We’re on a blog tour today, and celebrating publication day of Lawless and the Flowers of Sin by William Sutton. All the stops on the tour will focus on an aspect of ‘Sinful London’ – today we’re looking at Pride… … Continue reading

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Publication Day: Kill Me Again by Rachel Abbott

Happy Publication Day to Rachel Abbott! Her new novel, Kill Me Again is released today. I have a review to follow, but to celebrate, here’s an extract of the new novel, which is available via Amazon on Kindle and in … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – Interview with Eddie Henderson from Blue Wicked by Alan Jones

It’s my stop today on the blog tour for Blue Wicked, a Glasgow-based crime novel with a really interesting premise. More on that tomorrow, when I will review the book, but to whet your appetite, I’ve the pleasure of hosting … Continue reading

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Book Review: Wings in the Dark by Michael Murphy

Hawaii, 1935. Mystery novelist Jake Donovan and actress Laura Wilson are in gorgeous sun-soaked Hawaii, but their best-laid plans for canoodling on the beach are interrupted by a summons from famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart. It seems a local businessman has … Continue reading

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Wings in the Dark Blog Tour

Stop in with me on 20th July for an excerpt from Wings in the Dark – the third Jake and Laura mystery by Michael Murphy!

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Book Review: The Yankee Club by Michael Murphy

In 1933, America is at a crossroads: Prohibition will soon be history, organized crime is rampant, and President Roosevelt promises to combat the Great Depression with a New Deal. In these uncertain times, former-Pinkerton-detective-turned-bestselling-author Jake Donovan is beckoned home to … Continue reading

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