A Dark Matter; grit, intrigue and humour

A Dark Matter really gripped me – believe me – more than I thought it would. With an intriguing plot set in Edinburgh, I expected to like it, but I didn’t expect to absolutely love…

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The Unforgetting;a Victorian Gothic thriller

Evocatively set in the Victorian era, The Unforgetting is a haunting Gothic novel that has left a deep impression on me. It is thought provoking, it is unsettling; it is a powerfully captivating story. I…

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The Home; a visceral, moving thriller

Crikey – what an emotionally charged psychological thriller to kick 2020 off with. I couldn’t put The Home down, racing through it at rapid speed. Yes, this is a dark, sinister story but told with…

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2019 Wrap Up; My Top Books of the Year

So the last few days I’ve been giving it a lot of thought as to my favourite books of the year. I’ve really tried to narrow it down to ten books, but hey I’ve failed…

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Woman on the Edge; a thriller with a true emotional edge

Woman On The Edge is a cracker of a novel – fast paced with great characters and short, snappy chapters. And to top it off, practically every chapter ends on a cliff hanger! Yes, I…

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