Hingston: Smoke and Mispers by Decima Blake #NewRelease #BookReview

As the first door on the Advent calendar is opened, DS Hingston attempts to save the life of a teenager in a crowded London café, but ultimately fails. Seventeen-year-old Leanna Snow chokes to death. Days later, a girl from Leanna Snow’s school is missing and another misper is found dead: his body hanging within theContinue reading “Hingston: Smoke and Mispers by Decima Blake #NewRelease #BookReview”

Elly Griffiths’ Brighton Mysteries: The Early Cases: Books 1 to 3 #TuesdayBookBlog

As an ardent fan of the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries by Elly Griffiths I was slightly reluctant to start reading this series which she has set in Brighton in the early 1950s. The setting and the time appealed to me, but would these new characters meet my expectations? I decided to plunge in with aContinue reading “Elly Griffiths’ Brighton Mysteries: The Early Cases: Books 1 to 3 #TuesdayBookBlog”

The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths #BookReview #Italy #Crime

It’s a change of scene for Dr Ruth Galloway when she is invited to help an archaeologist she knew many years ago, at a dig in a hilltop village near Rome. Dr Angelo Morelli provides Ruth, her daughter Kate and Ruth’s friend Shona with a convenient apartment and they are soon enjoying a holiday alongsideContinue reading “The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths #BookReview #Italy #Crime”

Moonflower Murders by Anthony Horowitz #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview

Retired publisher Susan Ryeland is running a small hotel on a Greek island with her long-term boyfriend. But life isn’t as idyllic as it should be: exhausted by the responsibility of making everything work on an island where nothing ever does, Susan is beginning to miss her literary life in London – even though herContinue reading “Moonflower Murders by Anthony Horowitz #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview”