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A Corpse at St Andrew’s Chapel – the Second Chronicle of Hugh De Singleton, Surgeon

A medieval murder mystery by Mel Starr set in the 14th Century and the second novel in the Hugh De Singleton Chronicles. Alan, the beadle of the manor of Bampton, had gone out at dusk to seek those who might violate curfew. When, the following morning, he had not returned home, his young wife Matilda […]

A Kestrel for a Knave

A Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines In the small Yorkshire mining town of Barnsley, life for Billy Casper is raw and tough. School is a daily hell of bullying and failure as even the teachers seem to turn on him. Home offers no reprieve with a disconnected parent and an angry and at […]

January 16

Black Widow – Christopher Brookmyre

A clever thriller with all the twists and surprises you would expect from someone like Harlan Coben.  Christopher Brookmyre’s Black Widow is set in England and revolves around a newly married woman suspected of the murder of her husband.  The plot twists and turns as each character is revealed to have acted suspiciously leading up […]

What happened to Ingrid !!

The Legacy by Kirsten Tranter Julia, Ralph and Ingrid are university friends, living in Sydneyand vying for love in this complicated friendship triangle. Julia survives working in a video store, Ralph is wealthy North Shore and his cousin Ingrid is an orphaned Perth girl – brilliant, beautiful and affluent. There relationship is complex but devoted. […]