A Medal for Murder

Written by Frances Brody — Following on from her success with the Braithwaite case in Dying in the Wool, private investigator Kate Shackleton and her…

Abide With Me

Written by Ian Ayris – The debut novel from Ian Ayris, a well known writer in online circles, Abide With Me will surely ensure that this author…

The Memories Book Project

Forgive me for drifting from the theme of crime fiction, but I want to let you all know about a charity project I’ve spent two…

Budapest Noir

Written by Vilmos Kondor – October 1936, Hungarian prime minister Gyula Gӧmbӧs has just died while receiving medical treatment in Germany. Kondor’s debut novel opens…

The Pleasures of Men

Written by Kate Williams – London’s East End in 1840 is the setting for historian Kate Williams’ crime fiction debut, and a killer nicknamed the…

Stolen Souls

Written by Stuart Neville — I have to admit to being a little in awe of Stuart Neville. His 2009 debut The Twelve, a nuanced…

Hope Road

Written by John Barlow — This review is by t-dot — During the course of reading Hope Road – John Barlow’s debut crime novel, though…

The Constant Lovers

Written by Chris Nickson — Alongside the current popularity of period drama, there seems to be a growing interest in historical crime fiction. Certainly plenty…

Wink Murder

Written by Ali Knight — When this one came through I wasn’t too sure what to expect. Would it be a straight thriller, or would…