Turn a Blind Eye [review]

Title: Turn a Blind Eye [audiobook version] Author: Vicky Newham Series: DI Maya Rahman Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] A twisted killer has a deadly riddle for DI Maya Rahman to solve in this pulse-racing thriller, the first in an addictive new series set in East London. A headmistress is found strangled in her East London school, her… Continue reading Turn a Blind Eye [review]


The Chalk Pit [review]

Title: The Chalk Pit Author: Elly Griffiths Publisher: Quercus [Synopsis] Boiled human bones have been found in Norwich's web of underground tunnels. When Dr Ruth Galloway discovers they are recent - the boiling not the medieval curiosity she thought - DCI Nelson has a murder enquiry on his hands. Meanwhile, DS Judy Johnson is investigating… Continue reading The Chalk Pit [review]

Blue Light Yokahama [review]

Title: Blue Light Yokohama Author: Nicolás Obregón Publisher: Penguin UK - Michael Joseph [Synopsis] Setagaya ward, Tokyo Inspector Kosuke Iwata, newly transferred to Tokyo's homicide department, is assigned a new partner and a secondhand case. Blunt, hard as nails and shunned by her colleagues, Assistant Inspector Noriko Sakai is a partner Iwata decides it would… Continue reading Blue Light Yokahama [review]

Missing, Presumed [review]

[Synopsis] Edith Hind, the beautiful, earnest Cambridge post-grad living on the outskirts of the city has left nothing behind but a streak of blood and her coat hanging up for her boyfriend, Will, to find. The news spreads fast: to her parents, prestigious doctor Sir Ian and Lady Hind, and straight on to the police.… Continue reading Missing, Presumed [review]

After You Die [review]

After You Die by Eva Dolan

[Synopsis] Dawn Prentice was already known to the Peterborough Hate Crimes Unit. The previous summer she had logged a number of calls detailing the harassment she and her severely disabled teenage daughter were undergoing. Now she is dead – stabbed to death whilst Holly Prentice has been left to starve upstairs. DS Ferreira, only recently… Continue reading After You Die [review]

‘Green and Pleasant Land’ review – a great new author discovery!

Green and Pleasant Land

 Before I received an ARC of this novel I am ashamed to say that I had never even heard of author Judith Cutler. After reading Green and Pleasant Land I wonder how- I now want to read all the others from the series!   Synopsis:Retired police detective Fran Harman discovers that someone doesn't like her digging… Continue reading ‘Green and Pleasant Land’ review – a great new author discovery!