Book to Screen Challenge, Tess Gerritson

The Surgeon

Author: Tess Gerritsen | Publisher: Bantam I watched ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ when it first came out. It was actually one of my favourite shows for a while. I can’t really remember what possessed me to buy The Surgeon (the first book in the series on which the TV show was based), but there it was… Continue reading The Surgeon

First Impressions, Richard King, Stacey Halls, Stina Jackson

First Impressions (Mini Reviews)

I recently found a site called Readers First - are any of you on it? Basically, if you're in the UK you can sign up and read extracts of new (and newish) books. You post a review of these extracts, and get 100 points for each review, and another 100 points if you share that… Continue reading First Impressions (Mini Reviews)

Kathy Reichs

Death du Jour

Author: Kathy Reichs | Publisher: Arrow Books On a bitterly cold March night in Montreal, forensic anthropologist Dr Temperance Brennan is exhuming the remains of a nun in the grounds of an old church. Hours later, Tempe is called to the scene of a horrifying arson. A young family has perished, but there is no… Continue reading Death du Jour

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Deja Dead… And Bones

Deja Dead Author: Kathy Reichs | Publisher: Arrow Bagged and discarded, the dismembered body of a woman is discovered in the grounds of an abandoned monastery. Dr Temperance Brennan, Director of Forensic Anthropology for the province of Quebec, has been researching recent disappearances in the city. Soon she is convinced that a serial killer is… Continue reading Deja Dead… And Bones

Rory Clements

December Book Bingo – Week 3 Wrap Up

This last week or so has completely overtaken me! Christmas shopping, finishing off work… Christmas… And I’ve been at my in-laws pretending to be a sociable being, so no chance to read. It’s been a bit mad! I honestly start to get a bit itchy if I don’t get enough quiet time to read, so… Continue reading December Book Bingo – Week 3 Wrap Up

Rory Clements


June 1939. England is partying like there's no tomorrow... but the good times won't last. The Nazis have invaded Czechoslavakia, in Germany the Jewish persecution is widespread and, closer to home, the IRA has embarked on a bombing campaign. Most worryingly of all, in Germany Otto Hahn has made the atomic bomb possible. And German… Continue reading Nucleus

Louise Candlish, Sally Morgan, tag, Vicky Chown

December Book Bingo – week 2 wrap up

In case you missed it, it was my 6-month blog-iversary in November. And I decided to celebrate by throwing a little competition... So December Book Bingo was born! The winner gets a £25 Amazon voucher, to help them add to their own TBR - so it's worth joining in! The competition starts on 1st December,… Continue reading December Book Bingo – week 2 wrap up