Delighted to be sharing my review, today, of Rupture, the 4th in the brilliant #DarkIceland series from Ragnar Jonasson, published by Orenda Books What the blurb says: 1955. Two young couples move to the uninhabited, isolated fjord of Hedinsfjörður. Their stay ends abruptly when one of the women meets her death in mysterious circumstances. The case … Continue reading Rupture: Ragnar Jonasson
When Karen Sullivan of #OrendaBooks handed me an ARC of #Exquisite by Sarah Stovell I was immediately blown away by the cover AND the title and I knew that being an Orenda book then it was going to be a read that enthralled me - but let's just say I didn't realise just quite how … Continue reading #BlogTour: Exquisite by Sarah Stovell
In the run up to Bloody Scotland, 2017 I am delighted to welcome Director of the festival, Bob McDevitt along to Chapterinmylife. Now in its 6th year, Bloody Scotland goes from strength to strength with attendance increasing each year; it is the top event for Crime Fiction fans and writers North of the Border and is … Continue reading The Man Behind Bloody Scotland: Interview with Bob McDevitt, Director of Bloody Scotland
What the blurb says: From the publisher of Graeme Macrae Burnet's His Bloody Project, the first in a new series of distinctive, standalone crime stories, each with a literary bent. In 1950s London, a literary agent finds fame when he secretly steals a young woman's brilliant novel manuscript and publishes it under his own … Continue reading The Paper Cell: Louise Hutcheson
Sometimes a book title just grabs your attention and "The Confession of Stella Moon" was the one that grabbed mine - something just screamed out dark and quirky to me and that tagline #BecauseDarkSecretsDontDecompose just oozed intrigue! What the blurb says: A timely and intelligent book' - AL Kennedy. 1977: A killer is released from … Continue reading The Confession of Stella Moon by Shelley Day
I'm absolutely BUZZING to be closing down this #BlogTour along with Amy over at NovelGossip , In fact, I'm running around my house doing the happy dance as we speak! It is a bit of a fan girl moment for me as I have to admit that I am a huge fan of Rachel Amphlett … Continue reading #BlogTour: One to Watch by Rachel Amphlett
New to the world of #BookBlogging and wondering what you should do with that brand new shiny #BookBlog you have just set up? Here are some of my top ten tips to help you on your way (these are today's top tips as every day is a school day in the world of #BookBlogging … Continue reading Book Blogging: top ten tips!
Once again, I am delighted to be taking part in another #Orenda tour! Whenever I am offered a book published by Orenda then I know that I am in for a treat. Karen Sullivan has an uncanny knack of picking some of the best books out there to publish and when I pick one up … Continue reading #BlogTour: Wolves in the Dark by Gunnar Staalesen