The Liar in the Library – Simon Brett

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, NetGalley and Black Thorn. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  When an author event at the local library ends in murder, Jude finds herself a suspect in the waspishly witty new Fethering mystery. Having been booked to … Continue reading The Liar in the Library – Simon Brett

The Editor – Steven Rowley

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  After years of struggling as a writer in 1990s New York City, James Smale finally gets his big break when his novel sells to an editor at a … Continue reading The Editor – Steven Rowley

Full of Grace – Elizabeth Crocket

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Angela keeps a roof over her head, albeit a leaking one, by writing romance novels. But, Angela’s never really believed in the traditional happily ever after ending. So, she … Continue reading Full of Grace – Elizabeth Crocket

They Called Me Margaret – Florence Osmund

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   2018 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree   Blurb:  Margaret Manning has spent the better part of her life conforming to the expectations of other people—first her father, then her husband. To break … Continue reading They Called Me Margaret – Florence Osmund

The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A heartwarming debut about 96-year-old Doris, who writes down the memories of her eventful life as she pages through her decades-old address book. But the most profound moment of … Continue reading The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

Blog Tour: Think Yourself Lucky – Ramsey Campbell

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author, Flame Tree Press and Anne Cater of  Random Things Blog Tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:   David Botham just wants a quiet ordinary life―his job at the travel agency, his relationship with his girlfriend Stephanie. The online … Continue reading Blog Tour: Think Yourself Lucky – Ramsey Campbell

First Case – Kathi Daley

    Blurb:  The fact that Katrina Pomeroy had been murdered was in and of itself a newsworthy event. The fact that she had been murdered on Friday October 13th exactly eleven years after she’d been one of five teenagers to survive the Friday The 13th Massacre, made her passing worthy of notice by the … Continue reading First Case – Kathi Daley