The Hunted :The RJ Rox Thrillers 1 by Jo McCready #FridayReads #BookReview

On the vast Buchanan Estate in the wilds of Scotland, tech billionaire James Sullivan dies a suspicious death. Rookie agent RJ Rox is drawn back to a homeland to which she’d sworn she’d never return.  She soon realizes the present is far more threatening than her past as she hunts the killers and the powersContinue reading “The Hunted :The RJ Rox Thrillers 1 by Jo McCready #FridayReads #BookReview”

Burke in the Peninsula (James Burke, spy Book 4) by Tom Williams #FridayReads #RBRT

Things getting a bit messy in Spain. Lots of irregulars. Civilians joining in the fighting. That sort of thing. Wellesley needs all the help he can get. They need a man who can pass for a Spaniard. Someone who can make himself useful with the irregulars. Someone who is prepared to fight dirty if itContinue reading “Burke in the Peninsula (James Burke, spy Book 4) by Tom Williams #FridayReads #RBRT”

The Opium Smuggler: Sword and Steampunk by Celine Jeanjean (The Viper and the Urchin Book 7) #NewRelease

  An impossible smuggling route A smuggler who won’t quit Will Adelma’s stubbornness bring her success or get her killed? Adelma has one dream: to set herself up as a smuggler. But as the daughter of a fisherman, that’s easier said than done. As she slowly starts to network in the smuggling world, she comesContinue reading “The Opium Smuggler: Sword and Steampunk by Celine Jeanjean (The Viper and the Urchin Book 7) #NewRelease”

The Quiet Side of Paradise by Alexander Mccall Smith #FridayReads #BookReview

I have read most, though not all, of the Isabel Dalhousie books by Alexander McCall Smith.  Isabel is a philosopher living in a beautiful Georgian house in Edinburgh she had inherited from her father.  She is Editor of the Review of Applied Ethics – which addresses such questions as ‘Truth telling in sexual relationships’ andContinue reading “The Quiet Side of Paradise by Alexander Mccall Smith #FridayReads #BookReview”

A Fatal Inheritance by Rachel Rhys #FridayReads #BookReview

A STUNNING, ATMOSPHERIC NOVEL SET IN 1940S SOUTH OF FRANCE. YOUR PERFECT ESCAPIST READ Fatal Inheritance is an intoxicating story of dysfunctional families and long-hidden secrets, set against the decadence of the Côte d’Azur. My Review An unusual choice of era for a recently written novel, 1948 was a grey, boring time with shortages andContinue reading “A Fatal Inheritance by Rachel Rhys #FridayReads #BookReview”

The Sterling Affair (The Forensic Genealogist Book 8) by Nathan Dylan Goodwin

When an unannounced stranger comes calling at Morton Farrier’s front door, he finds himself faced with the most intriguing and confounding case of his career to-date as a forensic genealogist. He agrees to accept the contract to identify a man who had been secretly living under the name of his new client’s long-deceased brother. MortonContinue reading “The Sterling Affair (The Forensic Genealogist Book 8) by Nathan Dylan Goodwin”