#BookReview #ThunderBay by Douglas Skelton @DouglasSkelton1 @PolygonBooks

Douglas Skelton is one of my favourite Scottish Crime Writers and I was delighted when I heard that he had been signed by Polygon Books for his latest novel, Thunder Bay. Everything that this author has written has blown me away but with Thunder Bay, he has just taken it to a new level! Thanks … Continue reading #BookReview #ThunderBay by Douglas Skelton @DouglasSkelton1 @PolygonBooks

#BookLaunch #Runaway by Claire MacLeary @ClaireMacLeary @WStonesArgyleST @SarabandBooks

I was delighted to be asked by Sara of Saraband Books and Claire to host the launch of the third in the Harcus and Laird series, The Runaway. Claire is one of my favourite Scottish crime writers. She is also one of the most intriguing and funny writers to interview, there is never a dull … Continue reading #BookLaunch #Runaway by Claire MacLeary @ClaireMacLeary @WStonesArgyleST @SarabandBooks

#BloodyScotland #PressRelease THE McILVANNEY PRIZE @bloodyscotland @mcdevitt_bob @Brownlee_Donald

THE McILVANNEY PRIZESCOTTISH CRIME BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019OPENS FOR ENTRIES AS BLOODY SCOTLANDREVEALS THE JUDGES FOR 2019 AND A NEW PRIZE FOR DEBUT Winner to be presented at Opening Reception of Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival in Stirling on Friday 20 September 2019 The McIlvanney Prize – Bloody Scotland’s annual prize awarded … Continue reading #BloodyScotland #PressRelease THE McILVANNEY PRIZE @bloodyscotland @mcdevitt_bob @Brownlee_Donald

#BookReview #TheNextGirl by Carla Kovach @ckovachauthor @Bookouture

I won a personally signed copy of this novel in a Facebook competition late last year. My only regret is leaving it so long before reading it! Before I share my thoughts here's what the official blurb says: She thought he’d come to save her. She was wrong. Deborah Jenkins pulls her coat around her … Continue reading #BookReview #TheNextGirl by Carla Kovach @ckovachauthor @Bookouture

#BookReview The Last Cut by Danielle Ramsay @DanielleRamsay2 @MulhollandUK

I bought this book almost 18 months ago, sadly it has been languishing on my kindle until now. Danielle Ramsay is a new author for me although I've heard her speak at a number of festivals and have always been struck by her down to earth and realistic approach to writing and the subjects she … Continue reading #BookReview The Last Cut by Danielle Ramsay @DanielleRamsay2 @MulhollandUK

#OrendaRoadshow2019 @OrendaBooks @Waterstones_Edi

Forget your sell-out stadium tours, every year March brings us the #OrendaRoadshow when the irrepressible Karen Sullivan AKA #MamaOrenda, THE woman behind Orenda Books, brings her authors to their readers. Travelling across the UK this band of exceptional talent bring their works, their words and their humour to adoring readers across the country! I was … Continue reading #OrendaRoadshow2019 @OrendaBooks @Waterstones_Edi

#BookReview #OneMoreLie by Amy Lloyd @AmyLloydWrites @PenguinUKBooks

Source: Netgalley I am delighted to have been lucky enough to receive an advanced copy of the second novel by Amy Lloyd, "One More Lie" via Netgalley. I loved her debut "The Innocent Wife" (you can read my review of that here) Before I share my thoughts, here's what the official blurb says: How do … Continue reading #BookReview #OneMoreLie by Amy Lloyd @AmyLloydWrites @PenguinUKBooks

#BlogTour #TheSecretary Renee Knight #ReneeKnight @TransworldBooks #RandomThingsTours

A huge thanks to Anne over at randomthingstours, the publisher, Transworld and the author for the invite onto the tour and for the ARC for review. Before I share my thoughts, here's what the official blurb Look around you. Who holds the most power in the room? Is it the one who speaks loudest, who … Continue reading #BlogTour #TheSecretary Renee Knight #ReneeKnight @TransworldBooks #RandomThingsTours

#BlogTour #DeadMemories Angela Marsons @WriteAngie @bookouture

Source: Review Copy via Netgalley Publisher I've got to laugh, I start off the year telling myself how disciplined I am going to be about book reviews and then Kim over at Bookouture messages to say the latest Angie Marsons' Kim Stone book is coming out...would I like to be on the blog tour she … Continue reading #BlogTour #DeadMemories Angela Marsons @WriteAngie @bookouture