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Hot Milk @HamishH1931 @penguinUKBooks

Deborah Levy 2016 Hamish Hamilton (imprint of Penguin) Shortlisted for the 2016 Man Booker Prize - I know, I know I'm a year behind everyone else, but this is a book I've had a while and finally got around to reading.  Not the easiest to review, but I will try my best, starting with the 'blurb'.… Continue reading Hot Milk @HamishH1931 @penguinUKBooks

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The Music Shop @transworldBooks @goldsborobooks @alisonbarrow #Themusicshop #goldsborobotm

Rachel Joyce 2017 Transworld Books I'm not always the quickest to read my Goldsboro Books, Book of the Month for no other reason than there are so many books on my TBR.  However after reading a fair bit of crime this month I fancied something different.  Perusing my bookshelf The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce… Continue reading The Music Shop @transworldBooks @goldsborobooks @alisonbarrow #Themusicshop #goldsborobotm

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Love Me Not @penguinUKbooks @penguinrandomhouse @michaelJBooks @mjarlidge @PenguinRHUK #DIHelenGrace

M J Arlidge 2017 Michael Joseph (an imprint of Penguin Book) The 7th and most recent in the crime series starring DI Helen Grace, back leading her Murder Investigation Team in Southampton when a killing spree hits the city. From the Blurb She Loves Me A woman's body lies in the road.  At first it… Continue reading Love Me Not @penguinUKbooks @penguinrandomhouse @michaelJBooks @mjarlidge @PenguinRHUK #DIHelenGrace

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Hide andSeek @penguinUKbooks @penguinrandom @MichaelJBooks @PenguinRHUK @mjarlidge #DIHelengrace #hideandseek #mjarlidge

M J Arlidge 2016 Penguin Random House UK The 6th in the DI Grace series and another very decent crime thriller from M J Arlidge. This review will contain spoilers for anyone who hasn’t read the preceding books, sorry folks impossible not too! The Blurb PRISON IS NO PLACE FOR A DETECTIVE DI Helen Grace… Continue reading Hide andSeek @penguinUKbooks @penguinrandom @MichaelJBooks @PenguinRHUK @mjarlidge #DIHelengrace #hideandseek #mjarlidge

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The Child @figbarton @PenguinRandomHouse @PenguinBooksUK @agentmilburn #TheChild

Fiona Barton 2017 Bantam Press The Blurb - When a paragraph in an evening newspaper reveals a decades-old tragedy, most readers barely give it a glance.  But for three strangers, it's impossible to ignore. For one woman, it's a reminder of the worse thing that ever happened to her. For another, it reveals the dangerous… Continue reading The Child @figbarton @PenguinRandomHouse @PenguinBooksUK @agentmilburn #TheChild

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The Mountain @CorinnaZiko @maclehosepress @quercusBooks #TheMountain # LucaDandrea

Luca D'Andrea 2017 Maclehose Press (Release Date 19th October 2017) Press Release - The International thriller of 2017 with over 30 publication deals worldwide, including in the USA, Germany, Spain and France. Already a bestseller in Italy (100 000 Copies Sold) and Germany (Topped the Spiegel Bestseller charts) 'Can be compared (with no hyperbole) to… Continue reading The Mountain @CorinnaZiko @maclehosepress @quercusBooks #TheMountain # LucaDandrea

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Untainted Blood @Lizcrimewarp @BloodhoundBook #untaintedblood

  Liz Mistry 2017 Bloodhound Books The Blurb… In a city that is already volatile, tensions mount  after a Tory MP in Bradford Central is discredited leaving the door open for the extreme right-wing candidate, Graeme Weston, to stand in the resultant by-election. However, Graeme Weston is not what he appears to be and with… Continue reading Untainted Blood @Lizcrimewarp @BloodhoundBook #untaintedblood

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All the Light We Cannot See @4thestatebooks

Anthony Doerr 2014 4th Estate Books Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction this is a sad tale set in war time Europe, specifically Germany and France. Two people, Marie - Laure and Werner Pfennig, one French and one German have very different but equally traumatic experiences of this horrendous period in history.  Told in… Continue reading All the Light We Cannot See @4thestatebooks