The Big Chill; a cracking crime sequel

You may recall that back in the early days of 2020 I was lucky enough to read and review A Dark Matter, the first book in the quirky crime series by Scottish writer Doug Johnstone.…

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Buried; a crime thriller to get lost in

So I began reading Lynda La Plante’s new crime thriller Buried just before lockdown set in – a time when my own anxiety at what’s happening at the moment was at its peak. Yes, initially…

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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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Impostor; a crime thriller to hook you in

Looking for a cracking new crime series to get engrossed in? Look no further – Impostor, the first book in the new Alexander Gregory thriller series is published on Thursday 31st October. And let me…

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The Sleepwalker; Manchester noir at its best

Portraying the seedy underbelly of Manchester with shocking realism, The Sleepwalker is the third book in the bestselling Detective Aidan Waits crime series. Another compelling read by Joseph Knox, one of our best contemporary crime…

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