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Bonus Review #3: 'The Darkness', by Ragnar Jonasson

Published by: Penguin UK

Publication Date: 15th March 2018

I.S.B.N.: 9780718187248

Price: £12.99


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.

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Creating Your Own Omar or Vito Corleone: An interview with crime novelist Steph Post

Pretty much everyone’s favorite character in the television series The Wire was Omar, the gay, sawed-off shotgun-wielding Robin Hood of the Baltimore streets. And his most memorable scenes were also some of the most mundane in the show: Omar walking down the street, whistling “Three Blind Mice” as kids ran ahead of him, calling out a warning: “It’s Omar!” The theft and shooting that happened afterward was thrilling but rarely as satisfying as the stroll that preceded it. 2,183 more words

Writers On Writing

Book 10 of 2018: The Body in the Library

This morning I finally wrapped up book 10 of 2018 – I have to admit, I’m feeling really proud of myself right now. This time last year I hadn’t even picked up a single book. 321 more words

Book Reviews

Waiting for Wednesday: Losing Leah by Tiffany King


“Ten years after the tragic disappearance of her twin sister Leah, sixteen-year-old Mia Klein still struggles to exist within a family that has never fully recovered. 385 more words

Book Reviews

Evil Is As Evil Does

Technically, I began listening to (it’s pretty much understood that any fiction, thanks to the marvel that is Audible, I only ‘listen to’ these days) … 873 more words


#amwriting Thrillers

I’m toying with the idea of writing crime fiction or a thriller next year, and this is my first attempt at a prologue. See  what you think… 600 more words


‘Silent Fear’ paperback giveaway ends December 23 on Goodreads

The pre-Christmas giveaway of our new release thriller paperback Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes)  ends December 23 PST. It’s open to members of Goodreads.com – wherever in the world you are! 190 more words