Fiction

The Scarlet Dress by Louise Douglas

About the book Alice Lang was wearing her favourite scarlet dress when she disappeared twenty-five years ago, and her memory still casts a long shadow.In the long, hot summer of 1995, twenty-two-year-old Alice Lang rents a caravan on a holiday park on the outskirts of the lively holiday resort of Severn Sands. She befriends Marnie,… Continue reading The Scarlet Dress by Louise Douglas

Fiction

33 Women by Isabel Ashdown

This was a book that appeared in my daily BookDrop email, daily deals and limited price drops on books from Hachette UK. You can sign up here if you fancy some great book suggestions. I had a brief space between my Netgalley books and managed to squeeze this one in. So glad I bought it,… Continue reading 33 Women by Isabel Ashdown

Fiction

Diving for Pearls by Jamie O’Connell

On the face of it a playground for the rich where anything is possible, but hiding a dark underbelly of control and entrapment. A sinister and claustrophobic atmosphere quietly simmers throughout, keeping the reader enthralled. About the book A young woman's body floats in the Dubai marina. Her death alters the fates of six people,… Continue reading Diving for Pearls by Jamie O’Connell

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The Black Fox by Gordon Bickerstaff

Thank you to Emma of Damppebbles blog tours for the invite on to the blog tour for The Black Fox by Gordon Bickerstaff - a thrilling edge of your seat spy thriller. Don't forget to check out the other reviews on the tour. About the book Incredible conspiracy. Intricate espionage. Spy story. Zoe Tampsin is resourceful,… Continue reading The Black Fox by Gordon Bickerstaff

Fiction

The Fine Art of Invisible Detection by Robert Goddard

My thanks to Ruth Richardson of Transworld Publishers for suggesting this book for reading via Netgalley. It's absolutely brilliant! About the Book Umiko Wada has recently had quite enough excitement in her life. With her husband recently murdered and a mother who seems to want her married again before his body is cold, she just… Continue reading The Fine Art of Invisible Detection by Robert Goddard

Fiction

Atomic Love by Jennie Fields

About the Book Chicago,1950. Rosalind Porter has always defied expectations—in her work as a physicist on the Manhattan Project to design the atomic bomb, and in her passionate love affair with coworker Thomas Wheeler. Five years after the end of both, her guilt over the results of her work and her heartbreak over Wheeler are… Continue reading Atomic Love by Jennie Fields