Genre: Police Procedural


Blog Tour : Two Kinds of Blood by Jane Ryan

Blog Tour : Two Kinds of Blood by Jane Ryan

June 19, 2020 Book review 4 ★★★★½

I’m delighted to be joining this blog tour organised by Random Things Tour today with my review of Two Kinds of Blood by Jane Ryan. Last year I devoured 47 Seconds, and this follow up was every bit as good, and kept me up half the night reading. But I’ve… Read more »

Book Review: The Island by Ragnar Jónasson

Book Review: The Island by Ragnar Jónasson

May 20, 2020 Book review 2 ★★★★½

The Island by Ragnar Jónasson is another tense, atmospheric read that sucked me into reading it in a single day. This is book 2 in the Hidden Iceland series, and the books really should be read in order. First Line of The Island “The babysitter was late“ My thoughts on… Read more »

Book Review: Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson

Book Review: Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson

May 19, 2020 Book review 6 ★★★★½

Oh guys, I’m gushing over Icelandic crime fiction these days. It’s dark and bleak and brutal, but wonderfully engrossing. Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson is the first in the Dark Iceland series, and it chilled me to my bones from the first chapter. First Line of Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson “The… Read more »

Blog Tour: The Cutting Place by Jane Casey

Blog Tour: The Cutting Place by Jane Casey

April 17, 2020 Book review 4 ★★★★½

Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for The Cutting Place by Jane Casey. I have to start with a HUGE confession, I haven’t read a Jane Casey book in years and I’m jumping straight in at book 9 on a well established series. What could go wrong?! Nothing… Read more »

Blog Tour: All The Rage by Cara Hunter

Blog Tour: All The Rage by Cara Hunter

February 1, 2020 Book review 1

All The Rage by Cara Hunter was the first book I started in 2020, and what a great way to read myself into a new decade. Because this police procedural series set in Oxford with it’s quirky format and engaging characters is one you need to get on board with… Read more »

Blog Tour: Broken Souls by Patricia Gibney

Blog Tour: Broken Souls by Patricia Gibney

October 22, 2019 Blog Tour, Book review 3 ★★★★½

After devouring books one to six in the fabulous Lottie Parker Series by Patricia Gibney earlier this year, I’ve been eagerly anticipating Broken Souls to see what happens next. Huge thanks to Bookouture for allowing me participate in the blog tour. My thoughts on Broken Souls If you know me,… Read more »

Book Review: The Stolen Girls by Patricia Gibney

Book Review: The Stolen Girls by Patricia Gibney

May 29, 2019 Book review 4 ★★★★½

The Stolen Girls by Patricia Gibney is book 2 of the brilliant Lottie Parker series. One thing you have to know is that I’m in LOVE with this series. I’ve been reading them back to back in audiobook format, and I’m quite possible obsessed. One night I even found myself… Read more »

Book Review: No Way Out by Cara Hunter

Book Review: No Way Out by Cara Hunter

April 26, 2019 Book review 2 ★★★★½

No Way Out by Cara Hunter makes it 3 in a row for this author. A hat trick of puzzling mysteries with red herrings and curve balls. I know I’m mixing up all my metaphors here but I’m just trying to impress on you how much I love this series…. Read more »

Book Review: The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey

Book Review: The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey

November 16, 2017 Book review 11 ★★★★½

Heads up to all fans of police procedural thrillers, Sarah Bailey is the new author in town, and she is one to watch!  I saw The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey by Instagram a few times, and it caught my eye with its intruguing tagline “A town of secrets waiting to… Read more »

Book Review: One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley

Book Review: One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley

June 2, 2017 Book review 6 ★★★★

One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley is a deceptively twisty book, which I raced though eager to puzzle it all out.  And of course I was racing against the mind of Claire Boyle, the detective sergeant whose mind was also racing and her sleuthing skills quickly outpaced me.  I loved… Read more »