The Locked Room by Elly Griffiths (Dr Ruth Galloway Mystery 14) #TuesdayBookBlog

Ruth is in London clearing out her mother’s belongings when she makes a surprising discovery: a photograph of her Norfolk cottage taken before Ruth lived there. Her mother always hated the cottage, so why does she have a picture of the place? The only clue is written on the back of the photo: Dawn, 1963.Continue reading “The Locked Room by Elly Griffiths (Dr Ruth Galloway Mystery 14) #TuesdayBookBlog”

Between the Stops: The View of My Life from the Top of the Number 12 Bus by Sandi Toksvig

“Between the Stops is a sort of a memoir, my sort. It’s about a bus trip really, because it’s my view from the Number 12 bus.” From a brief history of lady gangsters at Elephant and Castle to anecdotes about boarding school, this is the long-awaited memoir from one of Britain’s best-loved characters. Presenter ofContinue reading “Between the Stops: The View of My Life from the Top of the Number 12 Bus by Sandi Toksvig”

The Secrets of Hawthorn Place by Jenni Keer #TuesdayBookBlog #MagicalRealism

When life throws Molly Butterfield a curveball, she decides to spend some time with her recently widowed granddad, Wally, at Hawthorn Place, his quirky Victorian house on the Dorset coast. But cosseted Molly struggles to look after herself, never mind her grieving granddad, until the accidental discovery of an identical Arts and Crafts house onContinue reading “The Secrets of Hawthorn Place by Jenni Keer #TuesdayBookBlog #MagicalRealism”

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”