Book Review – Death By Dark Waters by Jo Allen @JoAllenAuthor @aria_fiction #BookReview #BookBlogger #policeprocedural

A debut by author Jo Allen, the book started with a raging fire and the firefighters struggling to put it off. When one of them entered the barn to check for residual fires, he stumbled over something. It was a charred dead body!! A child at that!! A child which no one reported missing. With … Continue reading Book Review – Death By Dark Waters by Jo Allen @JoAllenAuthor @aria_fiction #BookReview #BookBlogger #policeprocedural

Book Review – Dead Inside by Noelle Holten @nholten40 @KillerReads #BookReview #BookBlogger #policeprocedural

I honestly do not know how to review this book. Having never undergone physical abuse, I don't claim to understand what the women in this book went through. But having survived abuse from childhood, I can empathize with them as I do understand pain. This book was a hard core, dark gritty read which dealt … Continue reading Book Review – Dead Inside by Noelle Holten @nholten40 @KillerReads #BookReview #BookBlogger #policeprocedural

Book Review – The Dare by Carol Wyer @carolewyer @bookouture #BookReview #BookBlogger #AmReading

Carol Wyer has done it again, raised the bar so high with this book that I wonder how she would top this up with her next. The main character DI Natalie Ward and her team have slogged hard in this book, worked day and night, looking at miles of footage of CCTV to find the … Continue reading Book Review – The Dare by Carol Wyer @carolewyer @bookouture #BookReview #BookBlogger #AmReading

Book Review – Tainted by David Evans #BookBlogger #AmReading

This was a solid police procedural which linked and solved two mysteries together, one which had happened nearly 2 decades ago. My first book by David Evans, the writing had a strange rhythmic quality which brought to life the way the cops worked. Forensics and DNA played a major role, and it helped in solving … Continue reading Book Review – Tainted by David Evans #BookBlogger #AmReading

Book Review – In Safe Hands by J. P. Carter #BookBlogger #AmReading

I am blocked for words hence only 3 come to mind Gripping!! Compelling!! Unputdownable!! I read this book with my heart in my mouth, the premise was so scary. A normal bright morning, routine day at the nursery in London till 3 men in guns kidnap 9 children... And that means pure darkness for their … Continue reading Book Review – In Safe Hands by J. P. Carter #BookBlogger #AmReading

Book Review – The Couple On Cedar Close by Anna-Lou Weatherley #BookBlogger #AmReading

I may be twisted, I may be turned Let me talk about the emotions churned I may be twisted, I may be turned Let me tell you the scenes savored... Murder and stabbing Acid and gagging Face in bag gasping Infant left starving... The book has these enlist I was in literary bliss The police … Continue reading Book Review – The Couple On Cedar Close by Anna-Lou Weatherley #BookBlogger #AmReading

Velvet by Sacha Lanvin

My review I loved the beginning of the book, it starts with a bang and is everything that a crime police procedural thriller ought to be Commissaire Detective Laurent Lefevre, after the capture and subsequent escape of the serial killer Lucas Ivan, finds his wife murdered and killer Ivan taunting him. He does manage to … Continue reading Velvet by Sacha Lanvin

The Missing Child by Alison James

My review A child, Lola Jade is abducted from her home, and the mother directs blame on her estranged husband. The police investigate thoroughly but are left with no clues. The case is then handed over to Detective Rachel Prince, along with her partner Brickall, goes deeper into this abduction. Then comes the murder of … Continue reading The Missing Child by Alison James

Holy Island by LJ Ross

My review After reading a lot of emotional tear-jerkers, I wanted to read a good whodunit, which would trigger my inner sleuth, an all round entertaining book where there is murder, suspense, forensics, police work and a bit of romance.. This book does it all..  As name suggests, one remote island +  3 murders + … Continue reading Holy Island by LJ Ross