The Long Call (Two Rivers) by Ann Cleeve #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 Cleeve #BookReview”

The Moth Catcher (Vera Stanhope 7) by Ann Cleeves #BookReview

As though to a flame, they were drawn to their deaths This case was different from anything Vera had ever worked before. Two bodies, connected but not lying together. And nothing made her feel as alive as murder. Life seems perfect in Valley Farm, a quiet community in Northumberland. Then a shocking discovery shatters theContinue reading “The Moth Catcher (Vera Stanhope 7) by Ann Cleeves #BookReview”

Telling Tales by Ann Cleeves #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview

Ten years after Jeanie Long was charged with the murder of fifteen-year-old Abigail Mantel, disturbing new evidence proving her innocence emerges in the East Yorkshire village of Elvet. Abigail’s killer is still at large. For Emma Bennett, the revelation brings back haunting memories of her vibrant best friend – and of the fearful winter’s dayContinue reading “Telling Tales by Ann Cleeves #TuesdayBookBlog #BookReview”

White Nights (Shetland Book 2) by Ann Cleeves #amreading

When Shetland detective Jimmy Perez finds a body in a hut used by fishermen it seems to be a straightforward case of suicide. He recognizes the victim – a stranger with amnesia who had disrupted a local party the night before his death. Yet this is no desperate act of anguish, but the work ofContinue reading “White Nights (Shetland Book 2) by Ann Cleeves #amreading”