All That Remains [audiobook review]

All That Remains audiobook

Title: All That Remains Author: Sue Black [Synopsis] Dame Sue Black is an internationally renowned forensic anthropologist and human anatomist. She has lived her life eye to eye with the Grim Reaper, and she writes vividly about it in this book, which is part primer on the basics of identifying human remains, part frank memoir… Continue reading All That Remains [audiobook review]

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The Darkness [review]

Title: The Darkness Author: Ragnar Jonasson Publisher: Michael Joseph [Synopsis] Be the first to read the incredible, chilling first novel in the new Hulda crime series from Icelandic superstar Ragnar Jónasson... At sixty-four, Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdottir of the Reykjavik Police is about to take on her last case before she retires: A young woman,… Continue reading The Darkness [review]

Everything Is Lies [review]

Title: Everything Is Lies Author: Helen Callaghan Publisher: Michael Joseph [Synopsis] No-one is who you think they are Sophia's parents lead quiet, unremarkable lives. At least that is what she's always believed. Everyone has secrets Until the day she arrives at her childhood home to find a house ringing with silence. Her mother is hanging… Continue reading Everything Is Lies [review]

The Art of Hiding [review]

Title: The Art of Hiding Author: Amanda Prowse Publisher: Lake Union Publishing [Synopsis] What would you do if you learned that the life you lived was a lie? Nina McCarrick lives the perfect life, until her husband, Finn, is killed in a car accident and everything Nina thought she could rely on unravels. Alone, bereft and… Continue reading The Art of Hiding [review]

If We Were Villains [blog tour review]

Today I'm very excited to be a stop on the blog tour for If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio. Compared to Donna Tartt's A Secret History, which in itself hugely intrigued me as I really love that novel, this looks set to be a great debut - read on to find out what I… Continue reading If We Were Villains [blog tour review]

Small Great Things [review]

Title: Small Great Things Author: Jodi Picoult Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton [Synopsis] Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years' experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she's been reassigned to another patient.… Continue reading Small Great Things [review]

Keep You Close [review]

Keep You Close by Lucie Whitehouse

[Synopsis] When the artist Marianne Glass falls to her death, everyone insists it was a tragic accident. Yet Rowan Winter, once her closest friend, suspects there is more to the story. Ever since she was young, Marianne had paralyzing vertigo. She would never have gone so close to the roof's edge. Marianne -- and the… Continue reading Keep You Close [review]

After You [review]

After You by Jojo Moyes

[Synopsis] How do you move on after losing the person you loved? How do you build a life worth living? Louisa Clark is no longer just an ordinary girl living an ordinary life. After the transformative six months spent with Will Traynor, she is struggling without him. When an extraordinary accident forces Lou to return… Continue reading After You [review]