The Sideman by Caro Ramsay is the 10th in the Costello-Anderson Series set in Scotland. Read the full review via @tbookjunkie

Review: The Sideman by Caro Ramsay


DI Costello is done. No longer does she feel that she has respect for her boss or the force. She knows with all her senses that George Haggerty has killed his family yet he has an airtight alibi; the bloody Scottish Police Force. It seems that George Haggerty has managed…

The Memory Wood by Sam Lloyd is an enthralling novel that will captivate you from the very beginning. A masterpiece in psychological thriller writing.

Review: The Memory Wood by Sam Lloyd


Elijah is a troubled young lad. There is something spooking him at home but his vagueness only leads the reader to speculate for themselves. Something has happened to him to cause a trip to the police station but other than a hint, we are none the wiser at this stage…

Review: The Holdout by Graham Moore


“She stabbed her husband while he was sleeping and then cut off his head with a pair of garden shears.” The actions of Belen Vasquez, a client of Maya Seale, may seem extreme, but how does anyone know how they would respond to years of abuse. When enough is enough…

Review: Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle


Beth Murphy is on the run, trying to leave an abusive relationship behind. She has been planning this for at least the last ten months, if not longer, but is still worried he will find her, somehow. We haven’t yet been introduced to this husband of hers but it sounds…

Review: A Prison in the Sun by Isobel Blackthorn


Before we even explore the story Isobel Blackthorn highlights to the reader that this novel has been written to honour and remember those individuals imprisoned in Agricola Penitenciaria in Tefia under General Franco’s regime.  Located on the island of Fuerteventura this prison was brutal, likened to the conditions one would…

Review: Buried by Lynda La Plante


In the aftermath of a fire breaking out at a remote house near Aylesbury, a badly burned and blackened body is found.  However, it is definitely not the previous owner of the place as she has unfortunately just passed away. Perhaps it was a vagrant trying to stay warm and…