Eeeny meeny, miney, moe. Who lives, who dies only I know. When the body of a doctor is discovered brutally murdered in local woodland, Detective Kim Stone is shocked to discover the victim is Gordon Cordell – a man linked to a previous case she worked on involving the death of a young school girl.… Continue reading #BookReview FATAL PROMISE by Angela Marsons #fatalpromise @WriteAngie @bookouture #murder #mystery #serialkiller #thriller #policeprocedural
How far would you go to protect your darkest secrets?When teenager Sadie Winter jumps from the roof of her school, her death is ruled as suicide – a final devastating act from a troubled girl. But then the broken body of a young boy is discovered at the same school and it’s clear to Detective Kim Stone that these… Continue reading #BookReview DYING TRUTH (D.I. Kim Stone 8) by Angela Marsons #DyingTruth @WriteAngie @bookouture #NetGalley
They thought they were safe. They were wrong. The murder of a young prostitute and a baby found abandoned on the same winter night signals the start of a disturbing investigation for Detective Kim Stone – one which brings her face to face with someone from her own horrific childhood. As three more sex workers… Continue reading Broken Bones (D.I. Kim Stone 7) by Angela Marsons
When a collection of human bones is unearthed during a routine archaeological dig, a Black Country field suddenly becomes a complex crime scene for Detective Kim Stone. As the bones are sorted, it becomes clear that the grave contains more than one victim. The bodies hint at unimaginable horror, bearing the markings of bullet holes and… Continue reading Dead Souls (D.I. Kim Stone 6) by Angela Marsons
Blood Lines by Angela Marsons My rating: 5 of 5 stars Loved loved loved this latest instalment from Angela Marsons! As usual, the writing is excellent, the plot is meaty and complex, the characters are three-dimensional and the solution(s) surprising and satisfying. It was great to reconnect with Kim, Stacey, Bryant (does he have a… Continue reading Blood Lines (D.I. Kim Stone 5) by Angela Marsons
Hello! Today I’m pleased to welcome you to JuliaPalooza for my stop on the Blog Tour for Gone to Ground by Rachel Amphlett, which is available now (links below). I am sharing today’s spot with Ellen over at Bibliophile Book Club. About the book While attending a crime scene on the outskirts of Maidstone, DI Kay Hunter… Continue reading #BlogTour GONE TO GROUND by Rachel Amphlett (Kay Hunter #6) #GoneToGround @RachelAmphlett #KayHunter6 #damppebblesblogtours #BookReview
During May, I read: Having hoped to read fifteen novels during May, I managed ten (slacker!) and yet another two Agatha Christie audiobooks. Unfortunately, this month has not been a great experience with the Queen of Crime: The Mysterious Affair at Styles is Christie’s first Poirot story and (obviously) her first ever whodunit. I was pleased to… Continue reading Monthly wrap-up – May 2018
Looking Ahead is a monthly meme hosted by Tina at Reading Between the Pages, where you can share your reading plans for the upcoming month. I am currently reading Murder at the Grand Raj Palace by Vaseem Khan, the latest in the Baby Ganesh Agency series. The Mysterious Affair at Styles, another Agatha Christie audiobook, in fact… Continue reading Looking Ahead – May 2018’s TBR list!
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists and of books and a desire to bring bookish friends together. 17 April 2018’s #TopTenTuesday is…a Freebie! (Create your own topic) As… Continue reading #TopTenTuesday – 17 April 2018: Recommendations please!
Putting a Face to the Name is an occasional series discussing how I visualise the characters from some of my favourite reads. Following the fab news yesterday that the next book from Angela Marsons is coming in May, plus with Robert Bryndza’s new book due in April and the long-awaited next M.J. Arlidge book in the… Continue reading Putting a Face to the Name #3 – Kick-Ass Female Leads