Death on the River (Tara Thorpe Mystery Book 2) by Clare Chase #FridayReads #BookReview

When a body is pulled from the deep and watery fens on the outskirts of town, everybody assumes it was a tragic accident. But Detective Tara Thorpe, newly joined and determined to prove herself, suspects there’s more to the story. Tara is desperate to investigate further, but her supervisor Patrick Wilkins has other ideas. HeContinue reading “Death on the River (Tara Thorpe Mystery Book 2) by Clare Chase #FridayReads #BookReview”

Rome for the Summer by Lynne Shelby #RBRT #TuesdayBookBlog

Kate Harper has always loved the painting that has hung in her parents’ dining room for years, never suspecting that it is worth a fortune. When her art dealer boyfriend cheats her family out of the proceeds of the painting’s sale, she is left devastated and alone. Kate discovers that two hundred years ago, theContinue reading “Rome for the Summer by Lynne Shelby #RBRT #TuesdayBookBlog”

An Air That Kills by Andrew Taylor (The Lydmouth Crime Series ~ 1) #BookReview

Workmen in the small market town of Lydmouth are demolishing an old cottage. A sledgehammer smashes into what looks like a solid wall. Instead, layers of wallpaper conceal the door of a locked cupboard which holds a box – and in the box is the skeleton of a young baby. Items within the box suggestContinue reading “An Air That Kills by Andrew Taylor (The Lydmouth Crime Series ~ 1) #BookReview”

Murder on the Marshes (Tara Thorpe Mystery Book 1) by Clare Chase #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview

The sun rises on a lush stone courtyard, where birds sing and ferns shade an ancient, burbling fountain. But in the fountain’s murky depths, a young woman’s body grows cold… Samantha Seabrook – an ambitious young woman with a chequered past – is found drowned in the ornamental fountain of a locked Cambridge courtyard. TheContinue reading “Murder on the Marshes (Tara Thorpe Mystery Book 1) by Clare Chase #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview”