Title: The Survivors Author: Jane Harper Genre: Crime/Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Little Brown Publication Date: 21st January 2021 Rating: 4.5/5 Cover: Summary: Kieran Elliott's life changed forever on a single day when a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences. The guilt that haunts him still resurfaces during a visit with his young family to the small coastal … Continue reading The Survivors by Jane Harper – Book Review
Title: Deity Author: Matt Wesolowski Genre: Thriller/Mystery Publisher: Orenda Books Publication Date: 18th February 2021 (Paperback) / E-book out now Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: A shamed pop starA devastating fireSix witnessesSix storiesWhich one is true? When pop megastar Zach Crystal dies in a fire at his remote mansion, his mysterious demise rips open the bitter … Continue reading Deity by Matt Wesolowski – Blog Tour Review
Title: Our Little Cruelties Author: Liz Nugent Genre: Mystery/ Thriller Publisher: Penguin Publication Date: 21st January 2021 (Paperback) Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Three brothers are at the funeral. One lies in the coffin. Will, Brian and Luke grow up competing for their mother's unequal love. As men, the competition continues - for status, money, fame, … Continue reading Our Little Cruelties by Liz Nugent – Blog Tour Review!
Title: The Shape of Darkness Author: Laura Purcell Genre: Historical Fiction / Mystery Publisher: Raven Books, Bloomsbury Publication Date: 21st January 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Wicked deeds require the cover of darkness… A struggling silhouette artist in Victorian Bath seeks out a renowned child spirit medium in order to speak to the dead - … Continue reading The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell – Book Review
Title: Shiver Author: Allie Reynolds Genre: Thriller/Mystery Publisher: Headline Publication Date: 21st January 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: They don't know what I did. And I intend to keep it that way. How far would you go to win? Hyper-competitive people, mind games and a dangerous natural environment combine to make the must-read thriller of … Continue reading Shiver by Allie Reynolds – Blog Tour Review!
Title: The Dark Room Author: Sam Blake Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Corvus Publication Date: 7th January 2021 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: Hare's Landing, West Cork. A house full of mystery… Rachel Lambert leaves London afraid for her personal safety and determined to uncover the truth behind the sudden death of a homeless man with links to … Continue reading The Dark Room by Sam Blake – Blog Tour Review
Title: The Burning Girls Author: C.J. Tudor Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Penguin Michael Joseph Publication Date: 21st January 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: 500 years ago: eight martyrs were burnt to death30 years ago: two teenagers vanished without traceTwo months ago: the vicar committed suicide Welcome to Chapel Croft. For Rev Jack Brooks and teenage daughter … Continue reading The Burning Girls by C.J. Tudor – Book Review
This year has been, as I'm sure you are well aware, pretty horrendous. I can't believe how much life has changed from normal and it has been extremely difficult for everyone. I suffer from chronic pelvic pain and several other chronic illnesses and unfortunately stress and anxiety (which is something of a second nature to … Continue reading My Favourite Books of 2020!
Title: The Searcher Author: Tana French Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Viking, Penguin Publication Date: 5th November 2020 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Cal Hooper thought a fixer-upper in a remote Irish village would be the perfect escape. After twenty-five years in the Chicago police force, and a bruising divorce, he just wants to build a new life … Continue reading The Searcher by Tana French – Book Review
Title: Three-Fifths Author: John Vercher Genre: Fiction/Thriller Publisher: Pushkin Press Publication Date: 1st October 2020 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Pittsburgh, 1995. Twenty-two year old Bobby Saraceno is a biracial man, passing for white. Bobby has hidden his identity from everyone, even his best friend and fellow comic-book geek, Aaron, who has just returned from prison … Continue reading Three-Fifths by John Vercher – Book Review