Published by Borough Press Synopsis: ‘What a word it is – home – a million meanings packed up in a giant handkerchief and hanging from a pole which we carry across our shoulder.’ Meet Augusta Hope, from Hedley Green, and Parfait, from Burundi: two extraordinary people who dream of escaping their very different lives. Through … Continue reading The Other Half of Augusta Hope by Joanna Glen
Published by Flame Tree Press Synopsis: Ben Shadeland and Eddie Blaze are the hottest young music composers in Hollywood. Fresh off an Oscar nomination, they've just been chosen to score a big-budget horror movie by Lee Stanley, the most demanding director in film. But Ben, the creative half of the duo, hasn't written a note … Continue reading The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz
Published by Doubleday Books Synopsis:Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends."Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer." Korede is bitter. How could she not be? Her sister, … Continue reading My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
Published by Two Roads Synopsis:IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO BLOOM.People aren't sure what to make of Susan Green—a prickly independent woman, who has everything just the way she wants it and who certainly has no need for messy emotional relationships. Family and colleagues find her standoffish and hard to understand, but Susan makes perfect sense … Continue reading The Cactus by Sarah Haywood
A beautifully written novel in the final days of the last emirate of Muslim Spain. Rich in atmosphere and compelling characters.
Synopsis: Charlotte’s baby is safe. But is she? When the body of mother Charlotte Brannon is discovered by her husband Adam, in their bedroom, Detective Natalie Ward is first on the scene. The killer has left a chilling calling card: The word ‘Why?’ written on the wall in blood. As Natalie begins to delve deeper … Continue reading Audiobook: Last Lullaby by Carol Wyer, narrated by Diana Croft
To get ready for the 2019 release of book 2 in The Cape Mysteries, I'm sharing Death in Vermilion today, the book that started it all! I dare you to read the first chapter and not download a copy today! Death in Vermilion Publication Date: April 16th, 2018 Genre: Mystery/ Thriller/ Suspense KWL Cover Contest … Continue reading Death in Vermilion by Barbara Elle