Point Zero; a Japanese crime classic

Published in English for the first time 65 years after its initial publication, Japanese crime thriller Point Zero really fascinated me. Tense and compelling, it slowly but surely lured me in. Initially it took me…

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White as Snow; emotive and powerful crime fiction

As soon as I was invited to review White as Snow I knew without a doubt I wanted to read this Icelandic crime noir. I was so taken away with the dark, gritty description of…

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Stigma: simmering Nordic Noir

Stigma is a chiller of a novel that had me jumping out my skin. It is a brilliant, tense slow burner that had me guessing throughout. Full of clever twists, I genuinely couldn’t work out…

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The Devil Stone; thought provoking and full of dramatic tension

Lately I’ve been reading a lot of crime books. I have to say I’m loving it too as I enjoy the thrilling tension I experience reading these books. I also love how these books really…

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Black Hearts; tense, dark and explosive

Crikey, I am really going to miss these Skelf women as I have been spending top quality time with them lately. Black Hearts is the fourth book in the brilliant Skelfs crime series written by…

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