THE McILVANNEY PRIZE #ScottishCrimeBookOfTheYearAward2018 #JudgesAnnounced @nholten40 @BloodyScotland

Woohoo! I was thrilled to be asked again this year to be a Bloody Scotland reader and equally thrilled to be able to share the announcement of who the judges for the McIlvanney Prize 2018 will be! The 2018 programme Continue reading THE McILVANNEY PRIZE #ScottishCrimeBookOfTheYearAward2018 #JudgesAnnounced @nholten40 @BloodyScotland

Time is of the essence to find a missing young mother. #SeekingJustice #Review @nholten40 @melcom1

Time is of the essence to find a missing young mother. DI Lorne Simpkins and her partner, DS Pete Childs try to solve one of their most complex cases to date. Having returned to work after completing her maternity leave, Continue reading Time is of the essence to find a missing young mother. #SeekingJustice #Review @nholten40 @melcom1

Can a group of true crime addicts take on the police to catch a serial killer? #MyLittleEye #Review @nholten40 @crimethrillgirl @TrapezeBooks

MEGA-Excited to be hosting Stephanie Marland’s (aka Steph Broadribb’s) blog tour for My Little Eye today! Hugest of thanks to Alex Layt (publicity)/ Trapeze Books for asking me to be involved. I purchased this book the minute it became available on kindle, so Continue reading Can a group of true crime addicts take on the police to catch a serial killer? #MyLittleEye #Review @nholten40 @crimethrillgirl @TrapezeBooks

The Disappearance The Suspicion The Fear …#ForgetSleep @HQStories #BringMeBack #Review @nholten40 @BAParisAuthor

About the Book The Disappearance Twelve years ago Finn’s girlfriend disappeared. The Suspicion He told the police the truth about that night. Just not quite the whole truth. The Fear Now Finn has moved on. But his past won’t stay Continue reading The Disappearance The Suspicion The Fear …#ForgetSleep @HQStories #BringMeBack #Review @nholten40 @BAParisAuthor

They took her dad, but she won’t let them take her… #TheBroken #Review @nholten40 @CaseyKelleher @bookouture

They took her dad, but she won’t let them take her. Nancy Byrne was the apple of her daddy’s eye. He might have been one of the most-feared gangsters in London, yet Jimmy Byrne idolised his little Nancy. But now Continue reading They took her dad, but she won’t let them take her… #TheBroken #Review @nholten40 @CaseyKelleher @bookouture

The brutal murder of a friend leaves lawyer John Coleman stunned… #TheCompanyOfDemons #Review @nholten40 @mjordanauthor

About the Book  The brutal murder of a friend leaves lawyer John Coleman stunned and sends shockwaves through the city of Cleveland. The technique of the killing recalls memories of the Torso Murderer, who dismembered at least twelve people decades Continue reading The brutal murder of a friend leaves lawyer John Coleman stunned… #TheCompanyOfDemons #Review @nholten40 @mjordanauthor

Nothing is as it first appears… #Review NO COMMENT @nholten40 @GrahamSmith1972 @caffeinenights

OH YEAH!! DI Harry Evans and the Major Crimes Team are back and I could not be happier!  A huge thanks to Graham Smith, Rachel’s Random Resources and of course Caffeine Nights for inviting me to participate in this blog Continue reading Nothing is as it first appears… #Review NO COMMENT @nholten40 @GrahamSmith1972 @caffeinenights

If You Can’t Stand The Heat … #Review BURNOUT @nholten40 @ClaireMacLeary @SarabandBooks

Super excited to be hosting Claire MacLeary’s BURNOUT blog tour today! Massive thanks to the awesome Gordon McGhie of Grab This Book for inviting me to take part and to Sara Hunt of Saraband Publishing for proving me with an Continue reading If You Can’t Stand The Heat … #Review BURNOUT @nholten40 @ClaireMacLeary @SarabandBooks

You’d Do Anything For Your Family – Wouldn’t You? #DarkWaters #GuestPost @KillerReads @nholten40 @mrsmjriley

Woohoo! My stop on Mary-Jane Riley’s DARK WATERS blog tour and I have a fabulous #guestpost from the author on….eeeeeek….CHARACTERS! First though, how about I share some info on the author and her book! About the Author Mary-Jane wrote her Continue reading You’d Do Anything For Your Family – Wouldn’t You? #DarkWaters #GuestPost @KillerReads @nholten40 @mrsmjriley

Crime & Publishment 2018 – I Pitched My Novel! @nholten40 @GrahamSmith1972 @CrimeandPublish @OrendaBooks @RusseldMcLean @michaeljmalone1 @PaulTeagueUK @CraigRobertson

Last week I attended Graham Smith’s Crime & Publishment creative writing course/ workshop weekend at The Mill Forge. I first attended last year, with a prologue and a few pages of the first chapter …and nothing else. However, I came Continue reading Crime & Publishment 2018 – I Pitched My Novel! @nholten40 @GrahamSmith1972 @CrimeandPublish @OrendaBooks @RusseldMcLean @michaeljmalone1 @PaulTeagueUK @CraigRobertson

Have Your Heart Stolen… THE ABSENT MAN #Review @nholten40 @REnright_Author

Woohoo! Thrilled to be hosting Robert Enright’s THE ABSENT MAN blog tour today with my review of this book! I may have a wee soft spot for #BermudaJones and #Argyle so I’d like to thank the author for inviting me Continue reading Have Your Heart Stolen… THE ABSENT MAN #Review @nholten40 @REnright_Author

#GuestReview THE PHOTOGRAPHER @bookaddictshaun @nholten40 @CraigRobertson_ @simonschusterUK

The sergeant took some from each box and spread them around the floor so they could all see. Dozens upon dozens of them. DI Rachel Narey’s guess was that there were a few hundred in all. Photographs. Many of them Continue reading #GuestReview THE PHOTOGRAPHER @bookaddictshaun @nholten40 @CraigRobertson_ @simonschusterUK

#Review from @bookaddictshaun SILENT VICTIM @nholten40 @Caroline_writes

Morning #bookjunkies! Although I won’t normally introduce the FABULOUS BookAddictShaun’s reviews in future – today is special. A huge welcome to Shaun who is sharing is first review on my blog and it’s a belter! Grab the drink of your Continue reading #Review from @bookaddictshaun SILENT VICTIM @nholten40 @Caroline_writes

#Review THE SILENT GIRLS @nholten @dyoungwrites @bookouture #SerialKiller #CrimeFiction

About The Book: ‘Ambulance and police. Something’s happened. I don’t know what. But my little girl.’ A sob choked off the sentence… ‘It’s my daughter.’ When a young girl disappears from the edge of the local forest, the Gloucestershire police Continue reading #Review THE SILENT GIRLS @nholten @dyoungwrites @bookouture #SerialKiller #CrimeFiction

NEED TO KNOW #Review #NeedToKnowBook @nholten40 @Karecleve @BeckyShort1 @TransworldBooks #CrimeFiction #SpyThriller

SYNOPSIS: Vivian Miller is a CIA analyst assigned to uncover Russian sleeper cells in the USA. After accessing the computer of a potential Russian spy, she stumbles on a secret dossier of deep-cover agents living in her own country. Five Continue reading NEED TO KNOW #Review #NeedToKnowBook @nholten40 @Karecleve @BeckyShort1 @TransworldBooks #CrimeFiction #SpyThriller