Post Index

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(by author in alphabetical order)


A few of my favourite reads of 2013
My Top 10 Reads of 2014
My Top Reads of 2015
My Top 10 Reads of 2016
My Top 10 Reads of 2017
My Top 10 Reads of 2018

My Blogging Year – 2014
My Blogging Year – 2015


A Place Called Winter – Patrick Gale – Foyles Event | March 2015
Isle of Wight Literary Festival | October 2015
Headline #NewVoices2018 and Waterstones Piccadilly ‘The Pyschological Thriller‘ | January 2018
#SpringBloggerEvening2018 | hosted by S&S TeamBATC | March 2018
Book Launch |Our House – Louise Candlish | April 2018
Transworld Crime Fiction Showcase | November 2018
Headline #NewVoices2019 | January 2019
Capital Crime, London | September 2019
Simon & Schuster BATC Spring Blogger Event | March 2020


25 Random Things About Me
Welcome to my new blog (June 2016)
4th Blogiversary Giveaway (September 2017)
Cover Love – Some stunning covers which have caught my eye (August 2018)
The Capital Crime Book Club (September 2020)


Jeff Abbott(Review) Downfall 

Rachel Abbott Guest Post: Fantasy Literary Dinner Party (Kill Me Again)

Rachel Abbott (Review)   Kill Me Again 

Rachel AbbottGuest Post: Creating Characters – Character Profile (Natalie)  (The Sixth Window)

Rachel Abbott(Review) Come a Little Closer (DCI Tom Douglas #7) (& Giveaway)

Rachel Abbott(Review) And So It Begins

Rachel Abbott(Review) The Shape of Lies (DCI Tom Douglas #8)

Rachel Abbott(Review) The Murder Game (Stephanie King #2)

Karen AldousGuest Post: ‘Setting – The Swiss Alps’ (Five Ladies Go Skiing)

Aimee Alexander –  Guest Post: ‘Should Readers Contact Authors’

Aimee Alexander(Review) The Accidental Life of Greg Millar

Keir Alexander(Review) The Ruby Slippers

Claire Allan(Review) Her Name Was Rose

Claire Allan(Review)Forget Me Not

Claire Allan(Review)Apple of My Eye

Anne Allen (Review) Finding Mother 

Anne Allen  Guest Post: “My heart belongs to…”

Anne AllenGuest Post: ‘The Betrayal’ (The Guernsey Novels #6)

Anne AllenGuest Post: ‘The Guernsey Novels Culinary Delights’

Anne Allen(Review) The Betrayal

Merryn AllinghamA Tale of Two Sisters (Extract)

Catherine Alliott(Review) My husband next door

Rachel AmphlettGuest Post ‘Everybody has a Motive’ (Scared to Death)

Rachel AmphlettBlog Tour Guest Post (One to Watch)

Rachel Amphlett(Review) The Friend Who Lied

Kate Anthony(Review) Beautiful Day 

Sarah Armstrong – Guest Post: The Importance of Place (The Devil in the Snow)

Lisa Appignanesi  Paris Requiem – Guest Review by Penny Waugh

M J Arlidge(Review) A Gift for Dying

Isabel AshdownGuest Post: ‘Teen Perspectives in Adult Fiction’ (Beautiful Liars)

Isabel Ashdown(Review) Little Sister

Isabel Ashdown –  Lake Child (Extract)

Afia AtakoraConjure Women (Extract)

Adena Bernstein AstrowskyLiving Among the Dead: My Grandmother’s Holocaust Survival Story of Love and Strength (Giveaway)

Anna-Maria AthanasiouExtract – La Casa d’Italia For Starters 

Anne AtkinsGuest Post: ‘Inspiration’ (An Elegant Solution)

Dani Atkins (Review) Our Song 

Dani Atkins(Review) A Million Dreams


‘Before the Blog’ Reviews (1)
‘Before the Blog’ Reviews (2)
‘Before the Blog’ Reviews (3)

Valerie-Anne Baglietto(Review) The Little Book of Lost Hearts

Melissa Bailey Beyond the Sea (Q&A & review)

Sarah BaileyGuest Post: ‘To Like or Not to Like’ (The Dark Lake)

Jackie BaldwinGuest Post: ‘Be More Zen’ (Avenge the Dead)

Tom Bale – (Review) See how They Run

Linwood Barclay – (Review) Never saw it coming

Linwood Barclay(Review) Trust Your Eyes (Before the Blog)

Linwood Barclay – (Review) No Safe House

Emily Barr – (Review) Stranded (Before the Blog)

Bernice Barrington(Review) Sisters and Lies

Jo Bartlett – (Review) Among a Thousand Stars: Author Q&A and Review

Fiona Barton(Review)The Child

Fiona Barton(Review)The Suspect

Jane BastinGuest Post: The Background to My Love Affair with Istanbul (An Oriental Murder)

Belinda Bauer – (Review) The Facts of Life and Death

Rhoda Baxter(Review) That Holiday in France

M C Beaton – (Review) Something Borrowed, Someone Dead (Agatha Raisin)

Hannah Beckerman(Review) The Dead Wife’s Handbook

Hannah Beckerman Q&A

Hannah Beckerman(Review) If Only I Could Tell You

Simon Beckett(Review) The Restless Dead (David Hunter #5)

Louise Beech – (Review) How To Be Brave  

Louise Beech(Review) The Mountain in My Shoe

Louise Beech – (Review) & Guest Post: Maria in the Moon

Louise Beech(Review) The Lion Tamer Who Lost

Louise Beech(Review) Call Me Star Girl

Louise Beech(Review) I am Dust

Gary Bell(Review) Beyond Reasonable Doubt (Elliot Rook QC, Book #1)

John R BellGuest Post: The Circumstantial Author (The Circumstantial Enemy)

Alison Belsham(Review) & Q&A The Tattoo Thief

Anne Berry – (Review) The Adoption

Stella Hervey Birrell Guest Post: ‘On Weddings and Being Sure’

Kate Blackadder Guest Post: Christmas Comes But One – or Twice – a Year

Jenny Blackhurst – (Review) How I Lost You

Jenny BlackhurstBefore I Let You In  (Character Profile & Review)

Jenny BlackhurstGuest Post: ‘Ten Things I Want My Readers to Know About Me’ (The Night She Died)

Jenny BlackhurstSomeone Is Lying (Extract)

Isobel Blackthorn Guest Post: ‘Writing is No Escape’

Sam BlakeExtract – No Turning Back (Cathy Connolly #3)

Jo Bloom – (Review) Ridley Road

Angelena BodenGuest Post (The Future Can’t Wait)

Sharon Bolton – (Review) A Dark and Twisted Tide 

Sharon Bolton – (Review) Little Black Lies

S J Bolton – (Review) Like This, For Ever (Lacey Flint #3)  (Before the Blog)

Caroline BondThe Forgotten Sister (Extract)

Rebecca Bradley Guest Post: Why I Chose Poison as a Mode of Murder

Rebecca BradleyGuest Post: The differences between writing a novel and a novella

Rebecca BradleyQ&A (Fighting Monsters)

Rita Brassington Guest Post: ‘The Power of the Star Rating’

Carys Brays The Museum of You (Extract & Guest Post) 

Su BristowGuest Post: Names in Sealskin

Su Bristow(Review) Sealskin

Su BristowSealskin giveaway plus launch pictures

Steph Broadribb(Review) Deep Blue Trouble

Steph Broadribb3 Book Giveaway (Deep Dirty Truth)

Alison BrodieZenka (Extract)

Elizabeth BrooksGuest Post: ‘Awkward Encounters with my Teenage Self’ (The Whispering House)

Rachel Brown Trace: Who Killed Maria James (Giveaway)

Vivien BrownQ&A (Lily Alone)

Vivien BrownGuest Post: (Five Unforgiveable Things)

Sheryl Browne – (Review) Somebody to Love 

Sheryl Browne The Rest of My Life (Giveaway) 

Sheryl BrowneExcerpt from After She’s Gone (DI Matthew Adams Thriller Book #1)

Susan Buchanan – (Review) The Christmas Spirit

Tracy Buchanan – (Review) The Atlas of Us

Tracy Buchanan – (Review & Q&A) Her Last Breath

Dean BurnettGuest Post: “Audio Books: A Better Format for Mental Health?” Pyscho-Logical

Paul Burston(Review) The Closer I Get

Alexandra BurtGuest Post: So I wanted to be a Writer (The Good Daughter)

Rachel BurtonThe Things We Need to Say (Spotlight)

Stephanie Butland The Other Half of My Heart – Cover Reveal and Guest Post

Stephanie ButlandGuest Post: ‘The Ignorance of the Writer’

Stephanie Butland(Review) The Other Half of My Heart

Stephanie Butland Cover Reveal: Lost For Words

Stephanie Butland(Review) Lost for Words

Robert Olen ButlerParis in the Dark (Extract)

Sarah Butler Ten things I’ve learnt about love

Book Break – Episode 6 : Friday 4 July 2014 

Capital Crime Festival26-28 September 2019

Jane Cable – (Review) The Cheesemaker’s House 

Jane CableQ&A

Jane CableGuest Post: ‘So What Exactly is a Faerie Tree’

Jane Cable(Review) The Faerie Tree 

Jane CableGuest Post: ‘Studland’s Literary Past’ (Another You)

Colette Caddle(Review) First We Take Manhattan 

West CamelGuest Post: ‘Why Deptford?’ (Attend)

Fiona CaneGuest Post: ‘The Story Behind the Other Side of the Mountain’

Clare CarsonGuest Post: ‘How Alice in Wonderland Inspired My Writing’

Elizabeth CarpenterGuest Post: The Books That Have Helped Me Write’ (99 Red Balloons)

Elizabeth Carpenter11 Missed Calls (Extract)

Deborah Carr(Review) The Poppy Field

Neven CarrGuest Post: The Importance of the Word ‘Blah’ (Forgotten)

John le CarreA Murder of Quality (Giveaway)

Sam CarringtonGuest Post: ‘The Importance of Setting’ (Saving Sophie)

Sam CarringtonGuest Post: ‘My Favourite Books’ (Bad Sister)

Sam CarringtonGuest Post: ‘The Mother and Son Bond’ (One Little Lie)

Sam Carrington(Review) The Missing Wife

Donato Carrisi(Review) The Hunter of the Dark

Claudia Carroll – Meet Me In Manhattan (Cover Reveal) 

J P CarterIn Safe Hands (Extract)

Jane Casey – (Review) The Kill (Maeve Kerrigan #5) 

Steve Cavanagh(Review) Twisted

Diane Chamberlain(Review) Necessary Lies

Diane Chamberlain – (Review) The Good Father  (Before the Blog)

Diane ChamberlainGuest Post: ‘The Juiciest Part of a Story’

Julia ChapmanDate With Death (Dales Detective #1) – Extract

L K ChapmanCharacter Interview and Extract (The Stories She Tells)

Eve Chase(Review) The Glass House

Alex ChurchillThe Night Lawyer (Extract)

Angela Clarke Follow Me (Cover Reveal) 

Angela Clarke – (Review) Follow Me

Angela Clarke(Review) Watch Me

Angela ClarkeGuest Post: How to use Social Media to become a Bestselling Author – A Tongue in Cheek Guide! (Watch Me)

Georgina ClarkeDeath and the Harlot (Extract)

Lucy Clarke – (Review) A Single Breath 

Lucy ClarkeYou Let Me In (Extract)

Anne CoatesGuest Post:  ‘Falling in Love with Characters’ (Songs of Innocence)

Julie Cohen – (Review) Dear Thing

Julie Cohen(Review) Louis & Louise

Julie CohenSpirited (Cover Reveal)

Julie Cohen(Review) Spirited

Tamar Cohen – (Review) The War of the Wives 

Tamar Cohen – (Review) The Broken

Tammy Cohen – (Review) Dying for Christmas 

Tammy Cohen – (Review) When She Was Bad 

Tammy Cohen(Review) Stop at Nothing

Marilyn Cohen de VilliersDeceive and Defend (Giveaway)

Colleen ColemanDon’t Stop Me Now (Blog tour extract)

Rowan Coleman – (Review) Dearest Rose

Rowan Coleman – (Review) The Memory Book 

Rowan Coleman(Review) We Are All Made of Stars  

Rowan Coleman(Review)  The Girl at the Window

Olive CollinsGuest Post: ‘Why, Oh Why Historical Fiction?’ (The Tide Between Us)

Stephan CollishawExtract and Giveaway (A Child Called Happiness)

Lorna CookThe Forgotten Village (Extract)

Lorna Cook(Review) The Forbidden Promise

C J CookeGiveaway – I Know My Name

H V CoombsCover Reveal: A Taste of Death (The Old Forge Café Book 1)

H V CoombsBlog tour Extract: A Taste of Death (The Old Forge Café Book 1)

Juliet ConlinSisters of Berlin (Extract)

Barbara Copperthwaite – (Review) Her Last Secret

Vena CorkGuest Post

Jane Corry Guest Post: ‘Tips and Habits of a Writer’

Jane Corry – (Review) Blood Sisters

Jane Corry (Review) The Dead Ex

Jane Corry(Review) I Looked Away

Matthew Costello & Neil Richards(Review) Cherringham – Cosy Crime Series

Oscar Coop-Phane – (Review) Zenith Hotel

Carol Cooper – (Review) One Night at the Jacaranda

Carol CooperQ&A

Carol CooperGuest Post: ‘A Leap from Fact to Fiction’

Emma CooperThe Songs of Us (Extract)

J A Corrigan Q&A

Tom CoxHelp the Witch (Giveaway)

M W Craven(Review) The Puppet Show (Washington Poe #1)

M W Craven(Review) Black Summer (Washington Poe #2)

M W Craven(Review) The Curator (Washington Poe #3)

Julia Crouch – (Review) Tarnished 

Robert Crouch(Review) No Bodies (The Kent Fisher Mysteries Book #2) 

Robert Crouch(Review) No Remorse (Kent Fisher Mysteries #3)

Anna-Marie CrowhurstQ&A – (The Illumination of Ursula Flight)

Sinéad Crowley – (Review) Can anybody help me?

Graeme CummingGuest Post: Ravens Gathering

F J CurlewGuest Post: ‘The Making of To Retribution’

F J Curlew(Review)Dan Knew

Emma Curtis(Review) One Little Mistake

Emma Curtis(Review) When I Find You

Kjell Ola Dahl – The Courier (Giveaway)

Paula Daly – (Review) Just What Kind of Mother Are You?

Paula Daly – (Review) Keep Your Friends Close 

Paula Daly – (Review) The Mistake I Made

Paula Daly(Review) The Trophy Child

Paula Daly(Review) Open Your Eyes

Christina Dalcher(Review) Q

Sandra DanbyGuest Post: ‘Thank you Tracey Emin’ (Connectedness)

Natalie Daniels(Review) Too Close

Emma Davies – (Review) Merry Mistletoe 

Michelle DaviesGuest Post: The Real Life Case at the Heart of My Novel (Gone Astray)

Michelle Davies(Review) Gone Astray

Michelle DaviesGuest Post: The Inspiration Behind False Witness’ (False Witness)

Helen R DavisExcerpt (Cleopatra Unconquered)

Alex Day(Review) The Missing Twin

J P DelaneyThe Perfect Wife (Spotlight)

James Delargy55 (Extract)

Candy DenmanBody Heat (Extract)

Candy Denman(Review) When Love Lies Bleeding

Katerina Diamond The Teacher (Excerpt)

Katerina DiamondThe Angel (Extract)

Katerina Diamond(Review) Truth or Die

Lucy Diamond – (Review) One Night in Italy

Lucy DiamondGuest Post (On a Beautiful Day)

Emma DibdinExtract (The Room by the Lake)

Emma DibdinThrough His Eyes (Extract)

Miranda Dickinson(Review) A Parcel for Anna Browne

Vanessa Diffenbaugh – (Review) The Language of Flowers (Before the Blog)

Lucy Dillon(Review) A Hundred Pieces of Me

Lucy Dillon(Review) Unexpected Lessons in Love

Eva Dolan – (Review) After You Die (Zigic & Ferreira #3)

Louise Douglas – (Review) The Secret by The Lake

Teresa DovalpageGuest Post: ‘How I Got in the Kitchen and Ended Up With a Novel’ (Death Comes In Through the Kitchen)

Ella Dove(Review) Five Steps to Happy

Lesley DownerGuest Post: My Haunted Home in Japan (The Shogun’s Queen)

Sophie Draper(Review) Cuckoo

Steven Dunne  (Review) Deity (Before the Blog)

Steven Dunne(Review) A Killing Moon 

Sabine Durrant – (Review) Remember Me This Way


Martin Edwards Gallows Court (Giveaway)

Stephanie Elmas – (Review) The Room Beyond 

Stephanie Elmas(Review) Illusion

Nuala Ellwood(Review) My Sister’s Bones

Nuala Ellwood(Review)The House on the Lake (and Giveaway)

Caroline EnglandGuest Post: Ten Things About Me’ (My Husband’s Lies)

Jennie EnsorBlind Side | Signed Paperback Giveaway

Jennie EnsorThe Girl in His Eyes (Giveaway)

Ann EvansGuest Post: ‘The Things Kids Say’ (Kill or Die)

Harriet Evans – (Review) Not Without You

Harriet Evans – (Review) A Place for Us

Harriet Evans(Review) The Wildflowers

Harriet Evans(Review)  The Garden of Lost and Found

Lissa Evans(Review) V For Victory

Elaine EverestGuest Post: Top Ten Things about my Protaganists (A Gift from Woolworths)

Chris Ewan Guest Post: ‘Eight Fascinating Facts about the Isle of Man’

Chris Ewan – (Review) Dark Tides 


Jane FallonQueen Bee (Extract)

Lyn G FarrellQ&A

Phill FeatherstoneGuest Post: ‘Paradise Girl’

Liz Fenwick – (Review) A Cornish Affair 

Natalie FergieThe Sewing Machine (Extract)

L P Fergusson – Guest Post: ‘You Never Grow Old at the Table or How I Learnt to Relocate a Shoulder for a Dangerous Act of Kindness’ (A Dangerous Act of Kindness)

Helene FermontExtract – His Guilty Secret & Giveaway

Jamie Fewery(Review) Our Life in a Day

Helen FieldsCover Reveal: Perfect Remains 

Helen FieldsPerfect Death (Extract)

Helen FieldsGuest Post: ‘This Year’s Hot Topic – Depicting Violence Against Women in Novels’ (Perfect Silence)

Helen Fields(Review) These Lost & Broken Things

Rosie Fiore Guest Post: ‘Why Would a Woman Walk Away from Her Family’ (What She Left)

Nicole FittonGuest Post – Forbidden Colours

Nathan Filer – (Review) The Shock of the Fall

Alice FitzgeraldGuest Post: Womanhood: Abuse and mother-daughter cycles (Her Mother’s Daughter)

Helen Fitzgerald(Review) Worst Case Scenario

Helga FlatlandA Modern Family (Extract)

Amanda FleetGuest Post: Eight Things You Might Not Have Know About Amanda Fleet Until Now (Lies That Poison)

Sarah FlintMummy’s Favourite (Extract)

Clare FlynnStorms Gather Between Us (Extract)

Elizabeth Forbes – (Review) Who Are You?

Jamie Ford – (Review) Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet (Before the Blog)

Nicola FordGuest Post: ‘Living With the Dead : A Double Life’ (The Hidden Bones)

Melissa Foster(Review) Where Petals Fall 

Christopher Fowler Q&A

Christopher Fowler – (Review) Bryant & May: The Burning Man

Christopher FowlerGuest Post (Bryant & May : Hall of Mirrors)

Christopher Fowler(Review) England’s Finest (Bryant & May Short Stories)

Michael FowlerCharacter Profile and Extract (You’re Next)

Sarah FranklinCover Reveal: Shelter

Sarah Françoise – Extract (Stories We Tell Ourselves)

Ros FraneyGuest Post: ‘Who is Annie?’ (The Dissent of Annie Lang)

Caro FraserSummer of Love (Extract)

Hugh FraserGuest Post: ‘Agatha and I’ (Stealth)

Caz Frear Q&A (Sweet Little Lies)

Kate FrostGuest Post: ‘From Bump to Book’ (Beneath the Apple Blossom)

Claire Fuller – (Review) Our Endless Numbered Days 

Kate Furnivall Guest Post: ‘What drew me to write about Italy?’


Patrick Gale – (Review) A Place Called Winter

R R GallGuest Post: Flirting with the Reader: The Pleasure of a Good Tease (Two Tides to Turn)

Hazel Gaynor – (Review) The Girl who Came Home

Hazel Gaynor – (Review) A Memory of Violets

Hazel GaynorThe Bird in the Bamboo Cage (Extract)

Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb  (Review)Last Christmas in Paris

Linda GillardGuest Post: ‘The book that wants to be written’

Melissa Ginsburg Guest Post: ‘Who are Charlotte and Danielle?’  (Sunset City)

Merryn GloverGuest Post: ‘The World in My Kitchen’ (A House Called Askival)

Dawn GoodwinGuest Post: ‘Taking the Plunge’ (The Pupil)

Michele Gorman (aka Lilly Bartlett)Christmas Cookie Giveaway (Christmas at the Falling Down Guesthouse)

Sara GranThe Infinite Blacktop (Extract)

Sarah Marie GrayeGuest Post (The Victoria Lie)

Giselle Green(Review) The Girl You Forgot

Linda Green – (Review) While My Eyes Were Closed

Vanessa Greene – (Review) The Seafront Tea Rooms

Vanessa Greene Q&A 

Andrew James GreigWhirligig (Extract)

Philippa Gregory The Other Boleyn Girl (Audiobook extract)

Iona Grey Guest Post: ‘Writing Dual Time Frame Novels’

Nicola Griffith Guest Post: – ’10 things about Hild, the woman’

Elly Griffiths(Review) The Vanishing Box (Stephens & Mephisto #4)

Elly Griffiths(Review) The Stranger Diaries

Tara Guha – Guest Post: ‘Double Exposure’

Emily Gunnis(Review) The Girl in the Letter


Sue HaaslerGuest Post & Extract (Half a World Away)

Helena Halme – (Review) The Englishman

Emylia HallGuest Post ‘The Food of My Novel’ (The Thousand Lights Hotel)

Lisa HallTell Me No Lies: Guest Post & Review 

Lisa HallTell Me No Lies – Signed copy giveaway

Stacey Halls(Review) The Foundling

Adam HamdyGuest Post: ‘My Writing Day’ (Freefall)

Seré Prince Halverson – (Review) The Underside of Joy (Before the Blog)

Kate Hamer – (Review) The Girl in the Red Coat 

Kate Hamer(Review) The Doll Funeral

Karen Hamilton(Review) The Perfect Girlfriend

Karen Hamilton(Review)The Last Wife

Annette HannahWedding Bells at the Signal Box Cafe (Cover Reveal)

Annette HannahGuest Post: ‘The Authors Who Have Shaped My Life’ (Wedding Bells at the Signal Box Cafe)

Sophie Hannah(Review) Haven’t They Grown

Emma Hannigan(Review) The Gift of Friends

Paul E. Hardisty – (Review) The Abrupt Physics of Dying

Paul E. Hardisty – (Review) The Evolution of Fear 

Paul E HardistyGuest Post: ‘Under Stars’ (Absolution)

Ella HarperQ&A (If I Fall)

Carmel Harrington Guest Post: ‘My Favourite Childhood Christmas Memory’

Carmel Harrington – (Review) Every Time a Bell Rings

S A Harris(Review) Haverscroft

A S A Harrison – (Review) The Silent Wife 

Alix E Harrow (Review)The Ten Thousand Doors of January 

J C HarrowayGuest Post: ‘Writing Good Sex’ (Dare: A Week To Be Wild)

Lisa HartleyGuest Post ‘How to Plot a Thriller’ (Ask No Questions)

A S HatchThis Little Dark Place (Extract)

Alis Hawkins(Review) and Q&A None So Blind

Paula Hawkins(Review) The Girl on the Train 

L V Hay(Review) The Other Twin

L V Hay(Review) Do No Harm

Antonia Hayes(Review) Relativity

Julia Heaberlin – (Review) Black Eyed Susans

Emma HealeyWhistle in the Dark (Extract)

Veronica Henry –  (Review) How to Find Love in a Bookshop

Veronica Henry(Review) Christmas at the Beach Hut

Veronica Henry(Review) A Home From Home

Veronica Henry(Review) A Wedding at the Beach Hut

Sally Hepworth – (Review) The Secrets of Midwives 

Kate HewittGuest Post: ‘Five Places to Visit in New York City’ (A Mother’s Goodbye)

Amanda HickieQ&A (Before This is Over)

Sarah Hilary – (Review) Someone else’s skin 

Sarah Hilary – (Review) No Other Darkness

Sarah Hilary No Other Darkness – Blog Tour & Giveaway

Sarah Hilary – (Review) Tastes Like Fear

Sarah Hilary(Review) Quieter than Killing

Sarah HilaryGuest Post: ‘Top Five Books’ (Quieter Than Killing)

Sarah Hilary(Review) Come and Find Me

Sarah Hilary(Review) Never Be Broken

Jeremy HinchliffGuest Post: ‘A Trip to Ancient Messini’

Victoria Hislop – (Review) The Sunrise

Victoria Hislop – (Review) Those Who Are Loved

Sibel HodgeGuest Post: ‘To Plot or Not to Plot? That is the Question (The Disappeared)

Jilliane Hoffman(Review) All the Little Pieces

Faith Hogan Guest Post: ‘A Peculiar Route to Take’ 

Faith HoganGuest Post: Second Book Syndrome?

Faith Hogan(Review) The Secrets We Keep

Faith HoganGuest Post: ‘The Second Lives Club’ (The Girl I Used to Know)

Faith HoganWhat Happened to Us (Extract)

Faith HoganThe Girl I Used to Know (Extract)

Faith HoganThe Girl I Used to Know (Paperback) (Extract)

Wendy Holden Born Survivors – Q&A 

Jane HollandGuest Post ‘The Colour of Thrillers’ (Forget Her Name)

S J I Holliday(Review) Black Wood: Guest Post & Review 

S J I Holliday(Review) The Lingering

Noelle Holten – (Review) Dead Inside

Gail Honeyman(Review) Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Anna Hope – (Review) Wake

Rachel Hore – (Review) The Silent Tide 

Jorn Lier Horst Ordeal guest review by Rachel Hall

Julie Houston(Review) Goodness, Grace and Me  

Julie HoustonAn Off-Piste Christmas (Review & Christmas Q&A)

Julie Houston Guest Post: ‘The Love Object’ (A Village Affair)

Julie Houston(Review) Sing Me a Secret

Catherine Ryan Howard – (Review) Distress Signals

Catherine Ryan Howard(Review) The Liar’s Girl

Catherine Ryan Howard(Review) Rewind

Linda Huber – Guest Post: Location – Yorkshire? (The Paradise Trees)

Alrene HughesThe Girl in the Pink Raincoat (Extract)

Kathryn HughesGuest Post: ‘Top Tips for Aspiring Writers’ (The Key)

Caroline HulseGuest Post: ‘Ten Irreverent Things I Learnt Since Becoming a Publishing Newbie’ (The Adults)

Cara HunterGuest Post: ‘#FindDaisy – Social Media in Close to Home (Close to Home)

Cara Hunter – (Review) Close to Home

Cara Hunter(Review)No Way Out

Cara Hunter(Review) All the Rage (DI Adam Fawley #4)

Cass Hunter(Review) The After Wife

K S HunterGuest Post (Just One Time)


Jane Isaac – (Review) An Unfamiliar Murder 

Jane Isaac(Review)  Beneath the Ashes

Jane Isaac(Review)The Other Woman (Beth Chamberlain #1)


Corrie JacksonGuest Post: ‘Where I Write’ (The Perfect Victim)

David Jackson(Review) A Tapping at My Door

David Jackson(Review) The Resident

Amanda James Q&A (Behind the Lie)

Caroline James Guest Post: “Which 6 celebrities would you want to be in a jungle reality TV show and why?” (Jungle Rock)

Daisy James Q&A

Erica James – (Review) Summer at the Lake

Erica James(Review) The Dandelion Years 

Erica James – (Review) Tell it to the Skies

Erica James – (Review) Song of the Skylark 

Erica James(Review) Coming Home to Island House

P D James(Review) The Part-Time Job (Short Story)

Stuart JamesGuest Post (Turn The Other Way)

Stuart James(Review) Apartment 6

Anna Jaquiery Guest Post: ‘A Sense of Belonging’

Pierre JarawanThe Storyteller (Extract)

Olly JarvisGuest Post: Writer’s Block (Unconvicted)

Sarah Jasmon The Summer of Secrets: Guest Post

Dinah Jefferies – (Review) The Separation

Dinah Jefferies – (Review) The Tea Planter’s Wife

Dinah Jefferies (Review) The Silk Merchant’s Daughter

Dinah Jefferies – Extract and Giveaway, The Tea Planter’s Wife

Dinah Jefferies(Review) The Sapphire Widow

Dinah JefferiesThe Missing Sister (Extract)

Dinah Jefferies(Review) The Tuscan Contessa 

Amanda Jennings(Review) The Storm

Kerensa JenningsGuest Post (Seas of Snow)

Pam Jenoff – (Review) The Ambassador’s Daughter

Lisa Jewell – (Review) The House We Grew Up In  (Before the Blog)

Lisa Jewell – (Review) The Third Wife 

Lisa Jewell – (Review) Before I Met You (Before the Blog)

Lisa Jewell(Review) The Girls 

Lisa Jewell Guest Post  –  ‘I Found You’ 

Jane Johnson The Court of Lions (Extract)

John JohnsonGuest Post: ‘Creating an Asylum’ (Free From the World)

Milly Johnson – (Review) It’s raining men   

Milly Johnson(Review) The Teashop on the Corner 

Milly Johnson – (Review) Afternoon Tea at the Sunflower Cafe

Matt JohnsonGuest Post: ‘Modern Slavery, Closer Than You Think’ (Deadly Game)

Doug Johnstone(Review) Fault Lines

David JolandThe Biggest Idea in the World (Extract)

Sophie Jonas-HillGuest Post: Character Short Story (Nemesister)

Ragnar Jonasson – (Review) Nightblind 

Ragnar Jonasson(Review) The Darkness

Peter JonesQ&A  (My Girlfriend’s Perfect Ex-Boyfriend)

Jack Jordan Anything for Her  (blog tour extract)


Effie KammenouExtract (Evanthia’s Gift)

Annabel KantariaGuest Post (The One That Got Away)

Karen KaoThe Dancing Girl and the Turtle (Shanghai Quartet 1) – Extract

Lesley Kara(Review) The Rumour

Emma Kavanagh(Review) Falling  

Emma Kavanagh – (Review) Hidden 

Sanjida Kay(Review) The Stolen Child

Lesley Kelly A Fine House in Trinity Guest Review by Rachel Hall

Claire Kendal – (Review) The Book of You

Simon Kernick – (Review) Stay Alive

Simon Kernick – (Review) Siege  (Before the Blog)

Kate KerriganGuest Post: ‘Little Bursts of Happiness’

Kate Kerrigan – (Review) The Dress

Kate KerriganGuest Post (That Girl)

Katie KhanThe Light Between Us (Extract and Giveaway)

Olivia Kiernan(Review) Too Close to Breathe

Claire King – (Review) The Night Rainbow

Judith KinghornThe Snow Globe (Extract)

Carolyn KirbyThe Conviction of Cora Burns (Extract)

Carolyn Kirby(Review) When We Fall

J F Kirwan66 Metres (Extract)

J F Kirwan37 Hours (Spotlight)

J F KirwanGuest Post: ‘Researching a Hidden World’ (88 Degrees North)

Renée Knight(Review) Disclaimer

Renée Knight Q&A 

Dorothy Koomson(Review) The Friend


Vanessa Lafaye (& Rebecca Mascull) (Review) Miss Marley

Alex Lake(Review) Killing Kate

Jane LambertGuest Post: ‘From Inspiration to Publication’ and Extract (The Start of Something Wonderful)

Harriet Lane – (Review) Alys, Always (Before the Blog)

Mark LaneganSing Backwards and Weep (Extract)

Louisa de Lange(Review) The Dream Wife

Louisa de Lange(Review) Ask Me No Questions (DS Kate Munro #1)

Shari Lapena(Review) An Unwanted Guest

Shari Lapena(Review) The End of Her

Lynda La Plante(Review)Buried (Detective Jack Warr #1)

Deborah Lawrenson – Guest Post: ‘A Sense of Place’ 

T J LebbonThe Family Man (Blog Tour Extract)

M J Lee – Guest Post: ‘Where Is Where Is the Truth Lies’ (Where the Truth Lies)

Simon Lelic(Review) The House

Luana Lewis – (Review) Forget Me Not 

Susan Lewis(Review) The Truth about You

Susan Lewis Q&A (One Minute Later)

Rosanna Ley(Review) Her Mother’s Secret

Rosanna LeyThe Lemon Tree Hotel (Spotlight post)

Howard LinskeyThe Chosen Ones (Extract)

Laura Lippman – (Review) The Girl in the Green Raincoat (a Tess Monaghan Mystery)

Laura LippmanLady in the Lake (Extract)

Elizabeth Little – (Review) Dear Daughter 

Amy LloydGuest Post: Advice for Aspiring Writers (The Innocent Wife)

Phoebe Locke (Review)The Tall Man

Phoebe Locke (Review)The July Girls

T M LoganGuest Post: 15 Weirdest Stories I Wrote as a Science Reporter at the Daily Mail

T M Logan(Review) Lies

T M LoganGuest Post: ‘Ten Things Not to Do When Your Debut Novel is Published’ (29 Seconds)

T M Logan(Review) 29 Seconds

Isabel LosadaThe Joyful Environmentalist (Extract)

K L LoveleyGuest Post: ‘Publication Day’ (Alice)

K L LoveleyGuest Post: How I Researched My Novel (Lies, Secrets and Absolution)

Katey Lovell –  Guest Post (Nov 2015)

Katey Lovell   Guest Post: Moving House (The Boy with the Boxes) (April 2016)

Katey Lovell Guest Post: Weddings (The Boy and the Bridesmaid) (June 2016)

Rachael Lucas – (Review) Coming up Roses

Rachael Lucas(Review) Wildflower Bay

S E Lynes(Review) Slow Roast Pork (short story contained in Dark Minds collection)

Jane LythellBehind Her Back (Storyworld #2) (Extract)


Grace Macdonald Guest Post: ‘Recreating the Past from the Present’

Grace Macdonald – (Review) The Ruby Ring

A J MackenzieGuest Post: ‘Gold Fever’ (The Body in the Boat)

Clare Mackintosh – (Review) I Let You Go

Clare Mackintosh – (Review) I See You

Gilly Macmillan – (Review) Burnt Paper Sky

Camilla Macpherson(Review) Pictures at an Exhibition (Before the Blog)

Richard Madeley – (Review) Some Day I’ll Find You

Richard Madeley – (Review) The Way You Look Tonight

Beverly MagidGuest Post: ‘Writing Inspiration’ (Where Do I Go)

Cesca Major – (Review) The Silent Hours

Rachel Malik(Review) Miss Boston and Miss Hargreaves

Rachel MalikGuest Post: Black Sheep, White Sheep’ (Miss Boston and Miss Hargreaves)

Michael J Malone(Review) A Suitable Lie

Michael J Malone(Review)House of Spines

Michael J Malone(Review)After He Died

Jill Mansell – (Review) Don’t want to miss a thing

Jill Mansell – (Review) The Unpredictable Consequences of Love

Jill Mansell Guest Post – ‘My Top 5 Beach Reads‘ 

Jill Mansell – (Review) Three Amazing Things About You

Jill Mansell – (Review) You and Me, Always

Jill Mansell(Review) This Could Change Everything

Jill Mansell(Review) Maybe This Time

Paul MarrinerGuest Post (The Blue Bench)

Paul MarrinerThe Blue Bench (Giveaway)

Louise MarleyGuest Post: ‘Creating an Unlikeable Heroine’

John Marrs Guest Post: ‘Rejection’

John Marrs(Review) The Passengers

Milana MarsenichGuest Post ‘Copper Sky’ (Copper Sky)

Angela Marsons – (Review) Silent Scream (DI Kim Stone #1) 

Graham MastertonGuest Post: The Coven (Beatrice Scarlet #2)

Hemmie Martin Q&A

Holly Martin(Review) Christmas at Lilac Cottage

Alex Marwood – (Review) The Killer Next Door

Rebecca Mascull(Review) The Visitors

Rebecca Mascull  Q&A

Rebecca Mascull(Review) Song of the Sea Maid

Rebecca Mascull(Review)  Miss Marley

Carole Matthews – (Review) A Place to Call Home

Carole Matthews – (Review) The Christmas Party

Nicola MayInterview (The Corner Shop in Cockleberry Bay)

Mawson Bear(Review) She Ran Away From Love

Peter MayA Silent Death (Giveaway)

Anna Mazzola(Review) The Story Keeper

Gillian McAllister(Review) Anything You Do Say

Colette McBeth – (Review) The Life I Left Behind

Colette McBeth(Review) An Act of Silence

Colette McCormickGuest Post: ‘The Long Apprenticeship’

Colette McCormickGuest Post: ‘All The Books I’ve Wrote Before’ (Ribbons in Her Hair)

Chris McGeorge(Review) Now You See Me

Claire McGowan – (Review) The Dead Ground

Claire McGowan(Review) What You Did

Cressida McLaughlin – (Review) A Christmas Tail 

Anna McPartlin(Review) Below the Big Blue Sky

Simon MichaelGuest Post: ‘Background to Corrupted (Corrupted)

Alex Michaelides(Review) The Silent Patient

Alex MichaelidesThe Silent Patient (Giveaway for Paperback publication)

Andrée A MichaudBoundary (blog tour extract)

Louise Millar Guest Post: ‘Where I Write’ 

Louise Millar(Review) The Hidden Girl 

Beth Miller Guest Post: ‘You say potato, I say potahto

Beth Miller – (Review) The Good Neighbour

Denise MinaConviction (Extract)

G J MinettGuest Post: ‘Five Crime Writers Well Worth Reading’ (Anything For Her)

Caroline Mitchell(Review) Left for Dead (DI Amy Winter #3)

Emma MitchellWhen Stars Will Shine (Feature)

Deborah Moggach(Review) The Carer

J S MonroeFind Me (Extract)

J S MonroeGuest Post: ‘Unreliable Narration’ (Forget My Name)

Sue Moorcroft Cover Reveal: The Christmas Promise

Sue Moorcroft(Review) The Christmas Promise

Sue MoorcroftCover Reveal: Just For The Holidays

Sue MoorcroftGuest Post: ‘A Holiday in France with Added Challenges’ 

Sue Moorcroft(Review) Just For the Holidays

Sue MoorcroftThe Little Village Christmas (Extract)

Sue Moorcroft (Review) The Little Village Christmas

Sue Moorcroft (Review) One Summer in Italy

Sue Moorcroft(Review) A Christmas Gift 

Sue MoorcroftGuest Post: (A Summer to Remember)

Sue MoorcroftGuest Post: ‘Five Places in Summer on a Sunny Island: Now and Then’ (Summer on a Sunny Island)

Sue Moorcroft(Review) Summer on a Sunny Island

Graham Moore(Review) The Holdout

Beth Moran Guest Post: ‘Time to Read’ 

Beth Moran – (Review) I Hope You Dance 

Madalyn MorganGuest Post: Research and Plot (Chasing Ghosts)

David C MooreTurning Left Around the World (Extract)

Liane Moriarty – (Review) The Husband’s Secret

Liane Moriarty – (Review) Little Lies

Sinead Moriarty – (Review) This child of mine

Sinead Moriarty The Way We Were (Extract)

J B Morrison – (Review) The Extra Ordinary Life of Frank Derrick, Age 81 

Faith MortimerGuest Post (Paradise Prison)

Kate Morton – (Review) The Secret Keeper 

Jenny Morton PottsGuest Post: Dark Deeds? What Kind of Person Writes Psychological Thrillers? and Why? (Hiding)

Steve Mosby(Review) I Know Who Did It

Jojo Moyes – (Review) The one plus one

Jojo Moyes – (Review) The Girl You Left Behind (Before the Blog)

Jojo Moyes(Review) After You (and Me Before You) 

Abir MukherjeeDeath in the East (Extract)

Rebecca MuddimanGuest Post: ‘How I Write’ (Murder in Slow Motion)

Isabella MuirGuest Post (The Invisible Case)

Lizzie MumfreyGuest Post (Fall Out)

Peter Murphy(Review) Walden of Bermondsey

Peter MurphyGuest Post: The Walden of Bermondsey Series (Judge Walden: Back in Session)

Annie MurrayGuest Post: ‘From Birmingham to Bhopal: How Did That Happen?’ (Mother and Child)

J G MurrayGuest Post: ‘Blood and Thunder Tales: The Power of Psychological Thrillers’ (The Bridal Party)

Kate Murray-BrowneQ&A (The Upstairs Room)


James NallyGuest Post: ‘The Rise of the E Gangster’ (Games with the Dead)

Sarah J Naughton(Review) The Mothers

Rhiannon Navin(Review) Only Child

Rhiannon Navin Q&A (PB publication of Only Child)

Julie NewmanThe Kindness of Strangers (Extract)

Charity Norman(Review) The Son in Law

Barney NorrisQ&A (Turning for Home)

Alex North(Review) The Whisper Man

Sara Novic – (Review) Girl at War 

Liz Nugent – (Review) Unravelling Oliver 

Liz Nugent ‘Meet Oliver’ – (Unravelling Oliver Blog Tour)

Liz Nugent(Review) Lying in Wait 

Liz Nugent Lying in Wait (blog tour post & giveaway)

Liz Nugent(Review) Skin Deep

Deborah O’Connor –  Guest Post: ‘How to Freak Out Your Husband’

Deborah O’Connor(Review) My Husband’s Son

Maggie O’Farrell – (Review) This Must be the Place

Sheila O’FlanaganGuest Post: ‘Sheila O’Flanagan’s top 3 Memories of 20 Novels’ for 20th Anniversary Blog Tour (My Mother’s Secret)

Ann O’LoughlinGuest Post: ‘My Journey to Publication’ (The Ludlow Ladies’ Society)

Ann O’Loughlin (Review) The Ludlow Ladies’ Society

Louise O’Neill – (Review) Asking For It 

Richard Osman(Review) The Thursday Murder Club

Hollie Overton – (Review) Baby Doll


Libby Page(Review) The 24 Hour Cafe (& Waterstones Pictures) 

Cassandra Parkin (Review) The Winter’s Child

B A Paris – (Review) Behind Closed Doors

B A Paris(Review) The Breakdown

B A Paris(Review) Bring Me Back

A J ParkThe First Lie (Spotlight)

Adele Parks – (Review) Spare Brides

Malcolm ParnellGuest Post: Favourite Authors (Right on the Monet)

Vicky Pattison – (Review) All That Glitters

Gill Paul No Place for a Lady –  (Extract for blog tour)

Gill Paul – (Review) No Place for a Lady 

Gill Paul – The Secret Wife – (Cover Reveal)

Gill PaulGuest Post: ‘Romanov Conspiracy Theories’

Gill Paul(Review) The Secret Wife 

Gill Paul Guest Post: ‘My Love Affair with Vintage’ (Another Woman’s Husband)

Gill Paul(Review) Another Woman’s Husband

Gill Paul – (Review) The Lost Daughter

Lesley Pearse(Review) The Promise (Belle #2) (Before the Blog)

Lesley Pearse(Review) The Woman in the Wood

Clare Pedrick Guest post: ‘Chickens Eat Pasta’

Clare Pedrick – (Review) Chickens Eat Pasta:Escape to Umbria

Wendy Percival – (Review) Blood-Tied 

Wendy Percival – (Review) The Indelible Stain

Wendy Percival(Review) Death of a Cuckoo (an Esme Quentin short read)

Liza Perrat(Review) Wolfsangel 

Liza PerratExtract and Giveaway for The Silent Kookaburra

Fiona PerrinGuest Post: Location (The Story After Us)

Tasmina Perry – (Review) The Proposal

Tasmina Perry – (Review) The Last Kiss Goodbye  

Tasmina Perry Guest Post: ‘A Romantics Guide to The Last Kiss Goodbye Locations’

Tasmina PerryGuest Post (Q&A) ‘Five Minutes with Tasmina Perry’ 

Angela Petch(Review) Mavis and Dot

Jodi Picoult(Review) Lone Wolf (Before the Blog)

Jodi Picoult – (Review) The Storyteller (Before the Blog)

Sarah Pinborough(Review) Behind Her Eyes

Sarah Pinborough(Review)Cross Her Heart

Rebecca Powell Guest Post: ‘Brazil, the real star of The Brazilian Husband’

Rebecca Pugh Return to Bluebell Hill – Cover Reveal

Rebecca Pugh – (Review) Return to Bluebell Hill



Melanie RaabeThe Stranger Upstairs (Extract)

Cherry RadfordThe Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter (Extract)

Joanna Rakoff – (Review) My Salinger Year 

Caro RamsayThe Sideman (Anderson & Costello #10) (Extract)

Emma Raveling Breaking Measures: Excerpt & Giveaway

Tanya RavenswaterGuest Post: Five Writing Commandments I Live By

Maria RealfExtract (The One)

Celia ReesGuest Post:  ’10 Things’ (Miss Graham’s Cold War Cookbook)

Cheryl Rees-Price Guest Post: The Crime Scene

Sara ReadThe Gossips’ Choice (Extract)

Andrew ReidThe Hunter (Giveaway)

Louisa Reid(Review) Black Heart Blue (Before the Blog)

Rebecca ReidPerfect Liars (Extract)

Madeleine Reiss – (Review) Someone to watch over me

Adrian & Judy ReithAct 3: The Art of Growing Older (Extract)

Amanda ReynoldsClose to Me (Blog tour extract)

Amanda ReynoldsGuest Post: ‘What I’ve Learnt in My First Year as a Published Author’ (Lying to You)

Rachel Rhys(Review) A Dangerous Crossing

Rachel Rhys(Review) Fatal Inheritance

Rachel Rhys(Review) Island of Secrets

Lucinda Riley – (Review) The Girl on the Cliff (Before the Blog)

Lucinda Riley – (Review) Hothouse Flower  (Before the Blog)

Kelly RimmerBefore I Let You Go (Extract)

Kate Riordan – (Review) The Girl in the Photograph

Kate RiordanExtract (The Stranger)

Lucy Robinson – (Review) The Unfinished Symphony of You and Me

Amanda RobsonCover Reveal: Obsession

Amanda RobsonGuest Post: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Jenni (Obsession)

Amanda Robson(Review) Obsession

Amanda RobsonGuilt (Extract)

Amanda RobsonEnvy (Extract)

Jennifer Robson(Review) Somewhere in France

Richard Roper(Review) Something to Live For

Domenica de Rosa(Review) One Summer in Tuscany

Ally RoseThe River Runs Red (Extract)

Rebecca RosenbergGuest Post: ‘Sad Over My Magic Man’ (The Secret Life of Mrs London)

Leigh Russell – (Review) Fatal Act (DI Geraldine Steel #6)  

Leigh Russell(Review) The Adulterer’s Wife

Richard RussellLiberation Through Hearing (Extract)

Jan Ruth(Review) Away for Christmas (a novella)

Catherine Ryan Hyde – (Review) When You Were Older  (Before the Blog)

Jess Ryder(Review) Lie to Me


Anbara SalamExtract (Things Bright and Beautiful)

G D SandersThe Taken Girls (Extract)

Rachel SargeantGuest Post: ‘How I Got Published’ (The Perfect Neighbours)

Rachel Sargeant – The Good Teacher (Extract)

Anna Sayburn LaneGuest Post: ‘What Inspired Unlawful Things?’ (Unlawful Things)

Simon Scarrow & Lee FrancisGuest Post (Playing with Death)

J A SchneiderGuest Post: Procastinate Much? 

Robert ScraggGuest Post (What Falls Between the Cracks)

Holly SeddonCover Reveal and Excerpt (Don’t Close Your Eyes)

Holly Seddon(Review) Love Will Tear Us Apart

Joanne Sefton If They Knew (Extract)

Lisa SellQ&A (Hidden)

Tina Seskis – (Review) One Step Too Far

Tina Seskis – (Review) A Serpentine Affair

Tina Seskis(Review) Home Truths

Diane Setterfield(Review) Once Upon a River

E G Scott (Review)The Woman Inside

Nikola Scott(Review) My Mother’s Shadow (and Giveaway)

Nikola Scott(Review) Summer of Secrets

Tracey Scott-TownsendAnother Rebecca (Extract and Giveaway)

Elif Shafak10 Minutes and 38 Seconds in this Strange World (Extract)

V A Shannon(Review) When Winter Comes

Julie Shaw – (Review) Our Vinnie

Mel SherrattHush Hush (Extract)

Will Shindler(Review) The Burning Men (DI Alex Finn #1)

Lilja SigurðardóttirGuest Post: Sense of Character (Trap)

Josie SilverGuest Post: One Day in December

Sarah SimpsonGuest Post: ‘Forming My Main Protagonists’ (Who I Am)

Curtis Sittenfeld(Review) Eligible 

Katri SkalaGuest Post (A Perfect Mother)

Nicola SladeGuest Post: ‘Digging Deep and Finding Treasure’ (The House at Ladywell)

Nicola K SmithGuest Post: Three reasons Cornwall is a perfect place to set a novel (A Degree of Uncertainty)

Jo Spain(Review) The Confession

Gunnar StaalesenBig Sister (Giveaway)

Cath Staincliffe(Blog tour extract & Review) Half the World Away 

Domenic StansberryThe White Devil (Extract)

Jason Starr(Review) Savage Lane 

B A SteadmanGuest Post: ‘The Power of a Good Mull’

Catherine SteadmanSomething in the Water (Extract)

Sarah SteeleThe Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon (Cover Reveal)

Sarah Steele(Review) The Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon

Sarah Stovell(Review) Exquisite

Jacqueline Susann Valley of the Dolls – 50th Anniversary 

Karen Swan Guest Post: ‘Why I Love Cornwall’ (Summer at Tiffany’s 

Peter Swanson(Review) Rules for Perfect Murders

Clare Swatman (Review) Before You Go

Clare SwatmanGuest Post: ‘My Fairytale came True’ (Before You Go)

Clare Swatman(Review) The Mother’s Secret

Vanda Symon – (Review) Overkill (Sam Shephard #1)

Vanda SymonGuest Post: ‘When Life Imitates Art…’ (The Ringmaster, Sam Shephard #2)


Taking a Blog Break

Theresa TalbotKeep Her Silent (Extract)

Leslie TateHeaven’s Rage – Guest Post & Extract

C L Taylor – (Review) The Accident

C L Taylor – (Review) The Lie

C L Taylor – (Review) The Missing

C L Taylor(Review) The Escape

C L TaylorExtract (The Fear)

C L Taylor(Review) Strangers

Liz TaylorsonGuest Post: ‘A Day in the Life of an Author’ (The Manor on the Moors)

Laura Tait & Jimmy Rice – (Review) The Best Thing that Never Happened to Me

Annie Thomas – (Review) A Woman’s Choice

Lesley ThomsonGiveaway (The Death Chamber)

Rebecca ThorntonGuest Post: 5 Writing Tips (Your Guilty Secret)

Annabelle ThorpeGuest Post: The Attraction of the Non-Happy Ending (The People We Were Before)

Annabelle ThorpeGuest Post: Marrakech (What Lies Within)

Sarah Tierney Guest Post: ‘The Book Purge’ (Making Space)

Sophia Tobin – (Review) The Silversmith’s Wife

Mary TorjussenQ&A (Gone Without a Trace)

Mary TorjussenThe Girl I Used to Be (Extract)

Liz TreacherThe Wrong Envelope (Extract)

Luke TredgetExtract: Kismet

S K Tremayne – (Review) The Ice Twins

S K Tremayne(Review) The Fire Child 

Liz TrenowGuest Post: The Silk Weaver

Liz TrenowExtract and Giveaway (In Love and War)

Liz Trenow(Review) The Dressmaker of Draper’s Lane

Alex TresillianBlind Justice (Extract)

Ann Troup – (Review) The Silent Girls

C J Tudor(Review) The Taking of Annie Thorne

Antti TuomainenGuest Post: ‘Balsam Lake Writers’ Retreat’ (The Man Who Died)

Ronnie Turner(Review) Lies Between Us

Harriet Tyce(Review) Blood Orange

Harriet TyceThe Lies You Told (Extract)


Beth Underdown – (Review) The Witchfinder’s Sister

Nicola Upson(Review) & Q&A Nine Lessons (Josephine Tey #7) (Morecambe & Vice Festival 2019)

Nicola Upson(Review) Sorry for the Dead (Josephine Tey #8)


Various Fall of Poppies : Stories of Love and the Great War – Cover Reveal 

Various –  Guest Post by Katherine Blessan ‘Beauty Out of Ashes’ The Word For Freedom (Anthology)

Sarah Vaughan(Review) Anatomy of a Scandal

Barbara Venkataraman  –  Guest Post: ‘Nothing to Sneeze About’

Penny Vincenzi – (Review) A Perfect Heritage 

Jeremy VineThe Diver and the Lover (Giveaway)

Louise Voss(Review) The Old You

Louise VossGiveaway The Last Stage


A J WainesCover Reveal: Lost in the Lake

A J Waines(Review) Lost in the Lake

A J WainesCover Reveal: Don’t You Dare

Christopher WaklingQ&A – Escape and Evasion

Lois Walden – (Review) Afterworld 

Wendy Walker – (Review) All is Not Forgotten

Mollie WaltonThe Daughters of Ironbridge (Extract)

Mollie WaltonThe Secrets of Ironbridge (Cover Reveal)

Sarah Ward – (Review) In Bitter Chill

Sarah Ward(Review) A Deadly Thaw

Ruth Ware – (Review) In a Dark Dark Wood 

Ruth Ware – (Review) The Woman in Cabin 10

Carol WarhamGuest Post: ‘Resolutions’

Julie Wassmer(Review) Murder on the Downs (Whitstable Pearl Mystery #7)

Sue Watson(Review) Our Little Lies

Camilla Way(Review) Watching Edie

Jemma WayneTo Dare (Extract)

Tim Weaver – (Review) Never Coming Back

Heather Webb and Hazel Gaynor (Review)Last Christmas in Paris

Ann Weisgarber – (Review) The Promise

Malcolm D Welshman – (Review) Pets Aplenty

Malcolm D Welshman Guest Post (Pets Aplenty)

Matt WesolowskiGuest Post: ‘The Terror’ (Six Stories)

Alys West Guest Post (Beltane)

Juliet West – (Review) Before the Fall

Chris Whitaker(Review) We Begin at the End

Nicola White(Review) A Famished Heart

Neil WhiteGuest Post: Locations (From the Shadows)

David WhitehouseQ&A (The Long Forgotten)

Lucie Whitehouse Before We Met

Emily WilliamsRafferty Lincoln Loves… (Extract)

Polly Williams – (Review) Husband, Missing

T A Williams What Happens at Christmas (Excerpt)

T A WilliamsGuest Post: ‘The Highs and Lows of Being a Writer’ (Dreaming of Florence)

Patricia WilsonGuest Post ‘My Writing Day’ (Island of Secrets)

Patricia WilsonExtract (Villa of Secrets)

Jacqueline WinspearThe American Agent (Maisie Dobbs #15) (Extract)

Tom Winter – (Review) Arms Wide Open 

Isabel Wolff(Review) Ghostwritten

Mary WoodQ&A (Brighter Days Ahead)

Michael Wood Guest Post: ‘For Reasons Unknown – Setting’

Michael Wood – (Review) Outside Looking In 

Elizabeth WoodcraftGuest Post: ‘When I Was a Saturday Girl’ (The Saturday Girls)

Jo WorganGuest Post: Characterisation – Kate and Matt (Picking Up the Pieces)

Paul Worsley QCThe Postcard Murder (Extract)

The Write Romantics (Review) Winter Tales: Stories to Warm Your Heart, an Anthology

Stephanie Wrobel(Review) The Recovery of Rose Gold

Carol WyerWhat Happens in France (Extract)



Anne Youngson(Review) Meet Me at the Museum


Malia ZaidiGuest Post ‘What Not to Ask Authors’ (The Study of Silence)

Suzanne ZewanShadow by the Bridge (Extract)

Monthly wrap up posts:

Books and Events – April 2016
Books and Events – May 2016

Monthly Book Haul and Events – May 2017
Monthly Book Haul – June 2017

Stacking the Shelves #1 (2 January 2016)
Stacking the Shelves #2 (10 January 2016)
Stacking the Shelves #3 (16 January 2016)
Stacking the Shelves #4 (30 January 2016)
Stacking the Shelves #5 (13 February 2016)