Book review: Eleven Days in June by RP Gibson Colley

I’m drawn to coming of age stories with protagonists who are social misfits so was delighted to be offered the chance to read this one. Daniel Whitaker is 20, lives in a sleepy village in Devon and works in a small DIY shop. He likes numbers and hero worships Lord Nelson. But he finds ordinary … More Book review: Eleven Days in June by RP Gibson Colley

Book review: Blurred Lines by Hannah Begbie

Rape cases are difficult to read about and must be even harder to write about but this one is sensitively handled and highlights the extremely difficult decisions potential witnesses have to make before involving themselves in a trial. When Becky stumbles on her boss having sex with a woman who isn’t his wife, she’s horrified … More Book review: Blurred Lines by Hannah Begbie

Publication Day post – Hunter’s Secret by Val Penny

It’s always a pleasure to read a new book in Val Penny’s Edinburgh Crime Mysteries series so I jumped at the chance to read this one and am excited to share my publication day review with you today. “You never forget. Certainly, Hunter never did. The sight, the stench, the dirt, the blood and the … More Publication Day post – Hunter’s Secret by Val Penny

Publication Day – The Bellhop Only Stalks Once by Cat Hickey

A very Happy Publication Day to Cat Hickey, whose debut novel The Bellhop Only Stalks Once is out today! I was immediately intrigued by the book’s premise and excited to read it. Bellhops (that’s bellboys for UK readers) keep mysteriously disappearing from a beautiful resort in Costa Rica. Chloe, a young Baltimore woman on a … More Publication Day – The Bellhop Only Stalks Once by Cat Hickey

Book review: Under Your Skin by Rose McClelland

It’s Publication Day for Under your Skin by Rose McClelland. As soon as I saw this cover I had to read the book! When Hannah goes missing, her husband Kyle calls the police, convinced something bad’s happened to her. Frustrated by the lack of progress in their investigation, however, he sets up a Facebook group … More Book review: Under Your Skin by Rose McClelland