Woohoo! My thanks to the simply fantastic Angela McMahon for an early peek (yes, it was out yesterday but I could only post it now 🤣) at the press release for RebusFest !! OMFG!! So here it is in all Continue reading RebusFest – Press Release -Orion
Woohoo! Thrilled to be able to take part in sharing the New Blood Showcase!! 2017’s debut crime authors were celebrated at a new event designed to showcase and support new writing talent. Hosted by the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Continue reading New Blood Showcase: Criminally Good Class of 2017
This is one of those posts where I am pretty sure all the “Eeeeeeks!” and “OMFG’s!” will not even begin to touch the excitement, inspiration and motivation I came away with after attending Crime & Publishment 2017 this weekend! Being Continue reading Crime & Publishment 2017: I Want To Be A Crime Writer…
Oooooh! How very, very exciting! A literary festival is coming to my area in a matter of days….and part of it will include a focus on Crime and Thrillers! How AWESOME is that! Of course there is more to the festival, and Continue reading Tamworth Literary Festival: Coming Soon!
EEEEEEEEEK! Thrilled to be able to share some exciting news from Ian Rankin who marks the 30th anniversary of his iconic character John Rebus this year. Rankin Launches RebusFest: 30 Years of a Crime Fiction Icon Ian Rankin and Orion Continue reading RebusFest 2017!! Coming soon…
Well OMFG #bookjunkies!! On Thursday October 6th I was lucky enough to attend Graham Smith’s double book-signing event for I Know Your Secret and Matching The Evidence! Eeeeeeek! I have been a HUGE fan of Graham Smith’s since the publication of Continue reading I Know Your Secret! – Graham Smith Book Signing
I am thrilled to be a part of the fabulous Fahrenheit Press‘ ONE YEAR Birthday Celebrations! Here is a little link to get you in the celebratory mood: https://t.co/TMfyOZ2uqe. By the way…I friggin love that! So who the hell are Fahrenheit Continue reading 🎉Happy Birthday To Fahrenheit Press🎉
It has been a week since I returned from Stirling, where I attended my FIRST EVER Bloody Scotland! OMFG peeps! This was a #BookloversDream! My first night there, I bumped into a familiar face: Graham Smith (was I stalking him Continue reading Bloody Scotland – A Booklover’s Dream
OMFG #bookjunkies! I do not normally do a blog post about #BlogTours I am involved in, but this one is a little special. It is the FIRST Blog Tour I have organised all on my own for an author I Continue reading Matching The Evidence Blog Tour: COMING SOON
Over the moon today that the lovely Kim Cresswell has offered 20 audiobook codes in exchange for an honest review! The book is the first in the Whitney Steel series and comes with a bit of a warning: ***Contains language, sexual Continue reading Reflection: Kim Cresswell Audiobook
On July 30th, I made the 8 hour round-trip journey to Brighton to see some of my favourite crime authors and to meet a few new ones! #BloodyBrighton saw Paul Grzegorzek, Stephen Edger, Alex Shaw, Alan McDermott, David Videcette, Tom Continue reading Bloody Brighton was Bloody Awesome!
OMFG!!!!! I am beginning to wonder if the last few days have all been a wondrous dream! The magic that is Harrogate – Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Festival for this CrimeBookJunkie is over but has already made a lasting imprint Continue reading The Magic That is Harrogate …
What do you get when you stick an avid crime fiction reader in a room full of some of the most exceptional crime writers? One happy CrimeBookJunkie – that’s what! Have you ever had that feeling where you want to pinch Continue reading Noir At The Bar NE: A CrimeBookJunkie’s Heaven!
Eeeeeeeeek #bookjunkies! I cannot believe that CrimeBookJunkie is a year old TODAY!! A huge shout-out to the #BlogSquad, fellow bloggers and all the wonderful authors who have supported my blog and allowed me and my awesome Guest Reviewers, Claire Knight & Scottydog to Continue reading THR3E: A Review –Plus #CBJ ONE YEAR Birthday Giveaway
EEEEEEEK bookjunkies!! Dead excited that the absolutely lovely Vic Watson has written a piece on Noir At The Bar NE! These events have become extremely popular and well worth checking out if you are in the area! So without further Continue reading Noir At The Bar North East by Vic Watson