Tag: Irish author

Book Review: The Trespasser by Tana French

Book Review: The Trespasser by Tana French

October 20, 2016 Book review 13 ★★★★★

In a gritlit genre full of police procedural novels, Tana French’s books shine bright like diamonds.  They are not cheap imitations like so many others out there instead her talented writing showcases her novels as the real deal.  If you want clever, insightful crime fiction, then Tana is your author. First Line of The… Read more »

Book Review: Lying in Wait by Liz Nugent

Book Review: Lying in Wait by Liz Nugent

July 7, 2016 Book review 6 ★★★★★

Unravelling Oliver the début novel by Liz Nugent was dark and disturbing so I couldn’t wait to see what she followed that up with it. And the answer is something even darker, even more disturbing and even more unputdownable!  The answer is Lying in Wait by Liz Nugent.   First Line… Read more »

Book Review : Room by Emma Donoghue

Book Review : Room by Emma Donoghue

May 19, 2016 Book review, Green Giants 8 ★★★★★

Green Giants is my feature where I share some of my favourite books by Irish Authors.   I’m passionate about Irish Authors, they supply us with an entertaining and exciting mix of books, hopefully you will find something new to try.  Today I’m featuring Room by Emma Donoghue which had me whizzing though… Read more »

Guest Post: My Top 10 Crime/Thriller Movies

Guest Post: My Top 10 Crime/Thriller Movies

May 5, 2016 Book Blitz 6

I’m delighted to welcome Catherine Ryan Howard today to Between My Lines.  Her standalone crime/thriller – Distress Signals – launches today.  I thought that Catherine sharing her top 10 Crime/Thriller Movies would give you all a feel for what she is in to and also be handy as I love… Read more »

Book Review: Flawed by Cecelia Ahern

Book Review: Flawed by Cecelia Ahern

April 20, 2016 Book review 3 ★★★½

I’ve had a bit of an up/down relationship with previous books by this Cecelia Ahern. Some I’ve adored and I read them before I rated books but they would have been rock solid 5 stars (Love Rosie, If You Could See Me Now) but then others have been that bit… Read more »