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Book Review - The Skeleton Road: Val McDermid

The following review will also be published on Amazon US & UK and Goodreads. (Also twittered about and I’ll tell everyone forever that they must read it) 487 more words

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Bloody Scotland, Books and Babies!

Oh.  My.  God.  What a week!  I have had barely time to breathe let alone blog.  Now that we are in September my work (my real work, the one that pays the bills!) has exploded into a busy period and unfortunately I have had to prioritize (juggle) all week!   453 more words


Review: OUT OF BOUNDS by Val McDermid

I realise this isn’t the most pertinent thing I can tell you about OUT OF BOUNDS but as it occupied a lot of my thinking time with respect to the book I do have to report that if you think you’d like to read this book based on its cover then you’ll likely be disappointed.  949 more words

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Review: Out of Bounds by Val McDermid

Out of Bounds is Val McDermid’s thirtieth book, and the fourth of the Karen Pirie series. In this outing, Pirie – of Police Scotland’s Historical Cases Unit – finds herself tangled in the web of an intriguing trio of cases, only one of which begins as official police business. 366 more words

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Out of Bounds - Book Review

Author: Val McDermid

Published 25 August 2016
Reviewed: 31 August 2016

5 out of 5 stars
Copy supplied by Little, Brown Book Group in return for an honest review… 774 more words

OUT OF BOUNDS ... Between The Covers

There’s an old expression that describes someone as “having a way with words’. There can’t be any contemporary writer who has a better “way with words” than Val McDermid. 566 more words


EdBookFest: Val McDermid

Chaired by Viv Groskop

The latest book coming out is Val McDermid’s 30th novel, and unsurprisingly she recently won an award for an outstanding contribution to crime fiction at Theakston’s Harrogate Crime Festival. 1,150 more words