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The Starlings & Other Stories edited by Anne Cleeves

Title – The Starlings & Other Stories edited by Anne Cleeves

Author – Murder Squad and accomplices

Published – Sept 2015

Genre – Crime fiction… 277 more words


Book Review - Raven Black by Ann Cleeves.

4 out of 5 stars.

I would like to thank Ann Cleeves for giving me this book after telling me the copies of her work I found in my local library weren’t worth reading. 464 more words

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A Day In The Death Of Dorothea Cassidy by Ann Cleeves

Dorothea Cassidy was the second wife of the Reverend Edward Cassidy but did not conform to the expectations of the Northumberland parish of what a vicar’s wife should be. 713 more words

Ann Cleeves

Raven Black

Raven Black by Ann Cleeves
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Originally intended to be a quartet, there are now 6 in the series. 3.5 stars and I can’t quite round up to 4, but I’ll continue with the series. 186 more words

Mystery Stories

The Intel: Jo Spain

With Our Blessing, Jo Spain’s debut crime novel featuring Irish Inspector tom Reynolds, is a book ripped straight from shocking headlines. It’s set against a background of the infamous Irish Magdalene Laundries and Mother and Baby homes where young mothers were subject to physical and mental abuse. 1,719 more words


The Starlings & Other Stories edited by Ann Cleeves

David Wilson is a photographer – that’s true, by the way, not the introduction to a story – and his beautiful black and white photographs of parts of Pembrokeshire in South Wales have been taken as the inspiration for this collection of short stories. 374 more words

Kate Ellis

Silent Voices by Ann Cleeves

Detective Inspector Vera Stanhope is “enjoying” a rare visit to the gym – and whilst in the sauna, realises with a shock that her fellow occupant, Jenny Lister, isn’t asleep, as she first assumed, but dead. 630 more words

Ann Cleeves