Book reviews

#BookReview The Chalet by Catherine Cooper #TheChalet @catherinecooper @HarperCollinsUK @HarperFiction @KillerReads #BookBlogLockdownBacklog #QuickReviewBlitz #books

Four friends. One luxury getaway. The perfect murder. French Alps, 1998 Two young men ski into a blizzard… but only one returns. 20 years later Four people connected to the missing man find themselves in that same resort. Each has a secret. Two may have blood on their hands. One is a killer-in-waiting. Someone knows what really… Continue reading #BookReview The Chalet by Catherine Cooper #TheChalet @catherinecooper @HarperCollinsUK @HarperFiction @KillerReads #BookBlogLockdownBacklog #QuickReviewBlitz #books

Book reviews

#BookReview One by One by Ruth Ware #OneByOne @RuthWareWriter #BookBlogLockdownBacklog #QuickReviewBlitz #books

I hope everyone is doing well at the moment ❤ Lockdown has allowed me to catch up with some reading but I have been a bit slower at reviewing so again I will remedy that with my… A luxury mountaintop chalet The opportunity of a lifetime Until guests start to disappear… Snow is falling in… Continue reading #BookReview One by One by Ruth Ware #OneByOne @RuthWareWriter #BookBlogLockdownBacklog #QuickReviewBlitz #books

Blog Tours · Book reviews

#BlogTour The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone #TheBigChill #TheSkelfs @doug_johnstone @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours #BookReview

Hello! Today I’m pleased to welcome you to JuliaPalooza for my stop on the Blog Tour for THE BIG CHILL by Doug Johnstone, which is available now (links below). About the book Haunted by their past, the Skelf women are hoping for a quieter life. But running both a funeral directors’ and a private investigation business… Continue reading #BlogTour The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone #TheBigChill #TheSkelfs @doug_johnstone @OrendaBooks @RandomTTours #BookReview

Blog Tours · Book reviews

#BlogTour England’s Finest by Christopher Fowler #BryantandMayEnglandsFinest #BryantandMay @Peculiar @DoubledayUK @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview

Hello! Today I am absolutely delighted to welcome you to JuliaPalooza for my stop on the Blog Tour for the new collection of Bryant & May short stories, England's Finest by Christopher Fowler, which will be published in hardcover and ebook formats by Doubleday on 31 October 2019 (links below). About the book The Peculiar Crimes Unit… Continue reading #BlogTour England’s Finest by Christopher Fowler #BryantandMayEnglandsFinest #BryantandMay @Peculiar @DoubledayUK @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview

Book reviews

#BookReview Deadly Secrets (Detective Erika Foster #6) by Robert Bryndza #DeadlySecrets @RobertBryndza @bookouture #NetGalley

To commit the perfect murder, you need the perfect cover. On a cold icy morning, a mother wakes to find her daughter’s blood-soaked body frozen to the road. Who would carry out such a horrific killing on the victim’s doorstep? Straight off her last harrowing case, Detective Erika Foster is feeling fragile but determined to lead the… Continue reading #BookReview Deadly Secrets (Detective Erika Foster #6) by Robert Bryndza #DeadlySecrets @RobertBryndza @bookouture #NetGalley

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#BookReview The Darkness by Ragnar Jónasson #TheDarkness @ragnarjo @MichaelJBooks #NetGalley

Before Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir of the Reykjavik Police is forced into early retirement she is told to investigate a cold case of her choice, and she knows just the one. A young woman found dead on remote seaweed-covered rocks. A woman who was looking for asylum and found only a watery grave. Her death… Continue reading #BookReview The Darkness by Ragnar Jónasson #TheDarkness @ragnarjo @MichaelJBooks #NetGalley

Miscellaneous musings

TV Crime Series Christmas Specials

These 'lost days' between Christmas and New Year have got me thinking that the second best thing to cosying up with a good Christmas crime book at this time of year, sprawled on the sofa in your pyjamas, eating chocolate and drinking your favourite tipple, is doing all of the above but watching a Christmas… Continue reading TV Crime Series Christmas Specials

Book reviews

The Midnight Peacock (The Sinclair’s Mysteries 4) by Katherine Woodfine

You are cordially invited to Sinclair's Midnight Peacock Ball! The festive season has come to Sinclair's and Sophie and Lil are spending the holidays at snowy Winter Hall. But it turns out that this is no ordinary house party ...As sinister secrets come to light, our intrepid heroines find themselves faced with a more baffling… Continue reading The Midnight Peacock (The Sinclair’s Mysteries 4) by Katherine Woodfine