The Word is Murder by Anthony Horwitz #TuesdayBookBlog

One bright spring morning in London, Diana Cowper–the wealthy mother of a famous actor–enters a funeral parlour. She is there to plan her own service. Six hours later she is found dead, strangled with a curtain cord in her own home. Enter disgraced police detective Daniel Hawthorne, a brilliant, eccentric investigator who’s as quick withContinue reading “The Word is Murder by Anthony Horwitz #TuesdayBookBlog”

Killing Rock (The Sullivan and Broderick Murder Mysteries Book 3) by Robert Daws #BookReview

A wealthy household massacred in Spain. Unidentified mummified remains found at the foot of The Rock. A US Congressman’s run for President hangs on events in Gibraltar. What’s the connection? Detectives Tamara Sullivan and Gus Broderick face the most dangerous and elusive murder investigation of their lives, and for Broderick, it’s about to become allContinue reading “Killing Rock (The Sullivan and Broderick Murder Mysteries Book 3) by Robert Daws #BookReview”

The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths #BookReview

A dark story has been brought to terrifying life. Can the ending be rewritten in time? This is what the police know: English teacher Clare Cassidy’s friend Ella has just been murdered. Clare and Ella had recently fallen out. Found beside the body was a line from The Stranger, a story by the Gothic writerContinue reading “The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths #BookReview”

The Long Call (Two Rivers) by Ann Cleeves #BookReview

In North Devon, where the rivers Taw and Torridge converge and run into the sea, Detective Matthew Venn stands outside the church as his father’s funeral takes place. The day Matthew turned his back on the strict evangelical community in which he grew up, he lost his family too. Now he’s back, not just toContinue reading “The Long Call (Two Rivers) by Ann Cleeves #BookReview”