#BloodyScotland #MeetTheAuthors #LinAnderson @BloodyScotland @Lin_Anderson

  With just over five weeks to go until Bloody Scotland 2018, THE Crime Writing Festival,  my excitement levels are rising! As a huge fan of crime fiction with a special obsession with Scottish crime fiction, this festival is the most important date in my calendar every year! I am delighted today to welcome one … Continue reading #BloodyScotland #MeetTheAuthors #LinAnderson @BloodyScotland @Lin_Anderson

#BookReview #WellOfTheWinds from Denzil Meyrick @Lochlomonden @PolygonBooks @BloodyScotland

My binge read of Denzil Meyrick's DCI Daley series has almost come to an end just in time for the publication of his 6th novel (The Relentless Tide out next month) What a whirlwind of a binge it has been; I might have been a bit late to the party but boy have I had … Continue reading #BookReview #WellOfTheWinds from Denzil Meyrick @Lochlomonden @PolygonBooks @BloodyScotland

#BookReview #TheQuaker @LiamMcIlvanney #McIlvanneyPrizeLonglist @BloodyScotland

The Quaker by Liam McIlvanney is a recent addition to my bookshelves following the launch of the book at Waterstones in Glasgow last month. I've been looking forward to reading it for ages! The Quaker is also on the longlist for the McIlvanney Prize at this year's Bloody Scotland Before I share my thoughts, here's … Continue reading #BookReview #TheQuaker @LiamMcIlvanney #McIlvanneyPrizeLonglist @BloodyScotland

#BloodyScotland #CrimeInTheSpotlight #PressRelease @BloodyScotland

BLOODY SCOTLAND – RECENTLY PRAISED ON BBC RADIO 4 FOR TAKING AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH COMPARED TO THE TRADITIONAL MODEL OF BOOK FESTIVALS – REVEALS THE ‘CRIME IN THE SPOTLIGHT’ SUPPORT ACTS 2018 Described by William McIlvanney as one of the friendliest festivals around, Bloody Scotland, which opens in Stirling on Friday 21 September with a … Continue reading #BloodyScotland #CrimeInTheSpotlight #PressRelease @BloodyScotland

#BlogTour #DoNoHarm Lucy V Hay @LucyVHayAuthor @OrendaBooks @annecater

  So when I knew that Lucy V Hay was bringing out her second book with Orenda I was kind of eeekkking and begging to be a part of the blog tour before the book was even published! So a massive thank you to Anne over at randomthingsthroughmyletterbox and Orenda Books for having me on … Continue reading #BlogTour #DoNoHarm Lucy V Hay @LucyVHayAuthor @OrendaBooks @annecater

#BookReview #Valentina by SE Lynes @SELynesAuthor @Bookouture

You all know what a fan I am of the wonderful Susie Lynes don't you! Well, I'm delighted to say that her first novel, Valentina is being re-published today by Bookouture and I'm delighted to share my review again along with the revamped cover! This book is astounding and you are absolutely aff yer heid … Continue reading #BookReview #Valentina by SE Lynes @SELynesAuthor @Bookouture

#BloodyScotland “Meet the authors…” Douglas Skelton @BloodyScotland @DouglasSkelton1

I'm getting a little bit excited! It is countdown to Bloody Scotland time! And in the run up to the event there is lots of fascinating information to share! Today I have author, Douglas Skelton, join me to talk about himself, his books and of course the festival itself! About Bloody Scotland Bloody Scotland established … Continue reading #BloodyScotland “Meet the authors…” Douglas Skelton @BloodyScotland @DouglasSkelton1