Posts Categorized: CRIME


Book Review: I Confess by Alex Barclay

Book Review: I Confess by Alex Barclay

August 13, 2019 Book review 3 ★★★★½

I confess that I’ve never read an Alex Barclay book before. But now I have and I’ve seen the light. I’m a believer in her ability to spin a great yarn, and determined to read more of her back catalogue soon. My Thoughts on I Confess by Alex Barclay So… Read more »

Book Review: Fight Back by Anna Smith

Book Review: Fight Back by Anna Smith

May 10, 2019 Book review 8 ★★★★★

I’ll be honest, I wouldn’t have given the book cover of Fight Back by Anna Smith a second glance. It does nothing for me. But the gangland Glasgow setting caught my attention, so I decided to jump straight in to book 2 of this series. Great decision, as WOW I… Read more »

Book Review: Sleep by C L Taylor

Book Review: Sleep by C L Taylor

April 4, 2019 Book review 0

As someone who struggles to sleep every single night, and as someone who is a big C L Taylor fan, this was a book I couldn’t wait to read. First Line of Sleep by C L Taylor “If you are reading this, then I am no longer alive.” My Thoughts… Read more »

Book Review: The Wych Elm by Tana French

Book Review: The Wych Elm by Tana French

March 28, 2019 Book review 2 ★★★★

This review for The Wych Elm by Tana French might sound a bit disjointed. I’m a HUGE Tana French fangirl, and I’ll chat all night about her characters, the moral dilemmas they face, and her GORGEOUS writing. But I simultaneously enjoyed this book, while also feeling a bit deflated after reading… Read more »

Book Review: Run Away by Harlan Coben

Book Review: Run Away by Harlan Coben

March 19, 2019 Book review 4 ★★★★

Another chilling and thrilling book from the master of the twists Mr Coben. Often after I read a book by this author, I’m rattled by the end of it. I didn’t get that here. But what I did get was a gripping book that I couldn’t put down, as I… Read more »

Book Review: Dirty Little Secrets by Jo Spain

Book Review: Dirty Little Secrets by Jo Spain

February 7, 2019 Book review 6 ★★★★★

Want to know why I was so excited to read Dirty Little Secrets by Jo Spain?  Well it’s because I have come to depend on this author to deliver an exciting thriller, that will have flying through the pages, to discover well hidden secrets.  And once again she hit the… Read more »

Book Review: The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet

Book Review: The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet

January 28, 2019 Book review 4 ★★★

Doesn’t a house swap sound like a perfect premise for a thriller? Well that’s what I thought and my mind immediately started speculating what might happen in The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet. I love when a title draws me in like that. First Line of The House Swap by… Read more »