A Raven Round-Up: Steve Cavanagh- Thirteen/ Andrew Shaffer- Hope Never Dies/ Ragnar Jonasson- The Darkness/ Jorge Ibarguengoitia- The Dead Girls/Frederic Dard- The Gravedigger’s Bread

Haven’t done one of these cheeky little round-ups for a while, but think this is a good pick ‘n’ mix of crime summer reads. From the wastes of Iceland to sizzling Mexico, you may discover a little gem here… They were Hollywood’s hottest power couple. They had the world at their feet. Now one of … Continue reading A Raven Round-Up: Steve Cavanagh- Thirteen/ Andrew Shaffer- Hope Never Dies/ Ragnar Jonasson- The Darkness/ Jorge Ibarguengoitia- The Dead Girls/Frederic Dard- The Gravedigger’s Bread

Steve Cavanagh- Fifty Fifty- “A real page turner of the highest calibre.” @Sscav @OrionBooks

Two sisters on trial for murder. They accuse each other. Who do YOU believe? ‘911 what’s your emergency?’ ‘My dad’s dead. My sister Sofia killed him. She’s still in the house. Please send help.’ ‘My dad’s dead. My sister Alexandra killed him. She’s still in the house. Please send help.’ One of them is a liar and a killer. … Continue reading Steve Cavanagh- Fifty Fifty- “A real page turner of the highest calibre.” @Sscav @OrionBooks

Raven’s Yearly Round Up and Top 10 Crime Reads Of The Year 2018

And so another year of superb reading has ended, throwing all bloggers into a state of rumination, indecision and mild despair, as we seek to narrow our reads down to our particular favourites. Although, for various reasons I won’t bore you with, I had a slightly lower reading count this year, I feel I have … Continue reading Raven’s Yearly Round Up and Top 10 Crime Reads Of The Year 2018

REVIEWS 2018

JANUARY Peter May- I’ll Keep You Safe Tim Baker- City Without Stars Rory Clements- Nucleus Alan Parks- Bloody January Oliver Bottini- Zen and the Art of Murder  Mari Hannah- The Death Messenger  Donato Carrisi- The Girl In The Fog   Masako Togawa- The Master Key  FEBRUARY Olga Wojtas- Miss Blaine’s Prefect and the Golden Samovar M.P. … Continue reading REVIEWS 2018