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Book Review - Forensics by Val McDermid

Title: Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA and More Tell Us About Crime
Author: Val McDermid
Publish Date: July 7, 2015
# of Pages: 320… 863 more words


The Fact Of Body @alexandriaml @valmcdermid @edbookfest #Review

Alexandria Marzano ~ Lesnevich was inspired to write her book after viewing a video tape of Rick Langley confessing to the murder of a six-year-old boy and having an overwhelming feeling of wanting him to die for his crime. 294 more words

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End in tears (of sadness at the end of TOPCWF)

Going out bras, spot porn, fart jokes, and murder – it could only be The Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing festival (TOPCWF for short)

Yet again it was a superb weekend over in Harrogate, with an absolute cornucopia of authors and bloggers from all over the country (and the world) I know I probably say this every year but I really think this year’s event was the best ever. 498 more words

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Out of Bounds by Val McDermid

It has been a while since I read a Val McDermid novel, so I was delighted when she got to the top of my ‘to be read’ pile. 363 more words

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Books to Look Out For...August 2017

With so many new releases coming up, here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some that might take your fancy when they are released next month…  609 more words

But How do You Thank Someone Who Has Taken You From Crayons to Perfume*

As you’ll know if you’ve been kind enough to read my blog, I’m an academic in my ‘day job.’ In that capacity, I’ve worked for a long time with in-service and pre-service teachers. 1,032 more words

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Resistance – A BBC Radio Drama by Val McDermid

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It’s summer festival season, and a crowd of thousands has descended on a farmer’s field for an open-air rock concert celebrating the solstice. 888 more words

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