The Glass Woman by Caroline Lea @CarolineleaLea @lcnicol @MichaelJBooks #LoveBooks @edbookfest

Big bookish life moment for me at the Edinburgh International Life Book Festival yesterday. I read a lot of books and of course there are some good ones, great ones and then there are the dazzling gems that blindside you and The Glass Woman by Caroline Lea is one such book. It pushed the boundaries…

Crime Scene August Newsletter @JackieJamxx #CrimeFiction #LoveBooks

Author Jackie McLean has created a monthly newsletter for crime fiction fans. It is bumper packed with crime fiction events and news. I am over the moon to be August's cover girl. The first and probably last time that will happen unless it is on the front of a newspaper saying MOST WANTED lol. Jackie…

Successful bookshop launch party for @portybooks #LoveBooks

On Friday the 26th of July, the newly opened Portobello Bookshop had their official launch party. It was lovely to attend and be part of something so very special. Jack Clark and Sarah Barnard did a wonderful job along with their team of making a superb evening. With special guests authors Doug Johnstone and Daniel…

Opening day for new independent bookstore in the Portobello! @PortyBooks #LoveBooks

Opening day for @portybooks 🥳🎉 I went for wee look with my friend Sarah Broadley today. It is lovely and spacious. A wide range of genres. Beautiful unique stationary gifts. Something for everybody. Situated on the Portobello High Street. A short bus ride away from Edinburgh. I am sure I will be spending a lot…

#BookTour Perfect Crime by Helen Fields @Helen_Fields @AvonBooks #CrimeFiction #FridayBookBlog

Today it is our spot on the Perfect Crime book blog tour. My review is not quite ready and I certainly did not want to rush it. The Perfect series is my absolute favourite crime series. I was there for the book launch in Edinburgh of the very first book Perfect Remains and have been…

Congratulations! Publication day for Behind Blue Eyes by CS Duffy @csduffywriter #CrimeFiction #ScandiNoir

Over the moon to celebrate the publication day for Behind Blue Eyes. It is available now for you to purchase on Amazon for only £1.99. Congratulations CS Duffy, the book sounds amazing and is firmly on my TBR trolley. The perfect man. The perfect life. The corpse on the beach. Investigative reporter Ellie has just…

Bloody Scotland News – @BloodyScotland #CrimeFiction #BookFestival @Brownlee_Donald #BookEventNews

Final call for entries for the McIlvanney Prize for Crime Fiction and theNEW debut prize for crime fiction AND revealing the debut authors selected for Alex Gray’s New Crimes Best-selling crime writer Alex Gray created the Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival with fellow author, Lin Anderson, in order to celebrate the best of crime writing…