Review Archive

| << < . . . 1 2 3 4 Page 1 of 161 > >> |

Rusty Puppy

Hap and Leonard investigate the murder of  a young black man and uncover the dirty underbelly of a town.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by John Cleal

Dead in the Dark

Ten years ago, Reece Bower’s wife went missing and he was in the frame for murder. Now he’s the one the police are looking for and it’s his new wife who wants him found.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Linda Wilson

A Skinful of Shadows

Twelve-year-old Makepeace is caught up in both a civil war and a war for possession of her own mind, and finds friends and allies in the most unlikely places.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Linda Wilson

Line of Fire

Nick Stone is operating on home soil for a change. He has to find a woman, snatch her and deliver her to the shadowy operator he knows as the Owl.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Linda Wilson

The Deathwatch Journal

A man awaits death in Edinburgh’s Saughton Prison, but the guard who is tasked with keeping the death watch with him is not convinced of his guilt.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Linda Wilson

My Name Is Nobody

Solomon Vine, a highly rated MI6 officer, is suspended when a prisoner whom he is interrogating is shot. However, his suspension proves useful when the Head of Station in Istanbul is abducted and an unofficial investigation is required.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Arnold Taylor

Buried Lies

Stockholm lawyer Martin Benner is visited by the brother of a woman accused of five murders, now dead, insisting that the case against her was flawed.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Chris Roberts

Bled Dry

When a young Casablanca couple are found butchered, detective Hanash is under pressure to get quick results, if only to protect himself.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Chris Roberts

Going Down Slow

Seven short stories featuring the creations of John Harvey, including private eye Jack Kiley and detective Charlie Resnick.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Chris Roberts

Walden of Bermondsey

Resident judge Charlie Walden relates several tales featuring life in Bermondsey Crown Court, both in the courtroom and behind the scenes.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by Chris Roberts

The End of the Web

When a philandering, middle-aged antiques dealer is found dead next to the body of a beautiful younger girl, his widow asks ex-detective Ed Buchanan, a family friend, to investigate.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by John Cleal

The Cuban Affair

Afghan combat veteran Daniel ‘Mac’ MacCormick, now a charter boat captain, refuses a fishing trip to Cuba, but reconsiders when offered a small fortune and sets sail on his most dangerous cruise.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by John Cleal

| << < . . . 1 2 3 4 Page 1 of 161 > >> |