Tim Ewins Q&A

Tim Ewins is the author of We Are Animals, published by Lightening Books on 2 March 2020. Tim kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about We Are Animals. I’ve been told We Are Animals is contemporary fiction and I’ve been told it’s comic fiction, so I’m not 100% sure…

Alan Lucas – Q&A

Alan Lucas is the author of You Don’t Need Therapy: 7 Steps to Sorting Your Self Out, is published by Blink Street Publishing on 12 January 2021. Alan kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about You Don’t Need Therapy: 7 Steps to Sorting Your Self Out. It’s a one-stop…

Victoria Dowd – Q&A

Victoria Dowd is the author of The Smart Woman’s Guide to Murder, published by Joffe Books on 5 May 2020. Victoria kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Smart Woman’s Guide to Murder. It’s the first in a series of classic murder mystery books. Ursula Smart, along with…

Trevor Wood – Q&A

Trevor Wood is the author of The Man on the Street, which was published by Quercus on 19 March 2020. Trevor kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Man on the Street. The Man on the Street is about a homeless man who sees a murder but no…

The Mist by Ragnar Jonasson – extract

Ragnar Jonasson is the author of the Dark Iceland series featuring Ari Thor Arason and the Hidden Iceland series featuring Hulda Hermannsdottir. The lastest book in the Hidden Iceland series, The Mist, was published by Penguin on 12 November 2020. Today I have an extract from the book. Prologue February 1988 Hulda Hermannsdóttir opened her…

The Flip Side by James Bailey – extract

The Flip Side by James Bailey was published by Penguin on 26 November 2020. Today I have an extract from the book. One hundred and thirty five metres above London, with one of the most spectacular city views in the world as your backdrop, who could say no? I now know who could say no….

Kelly Creighton – Q&A

Kelly Creighton is the author of The Sleeping Season. The second DI Harriet Sloane book, Problems With Girls, was published by Friday Press on 20 November 2020. Kelly kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about Problems With Girls. Problems with Girls is book 2 in the DI Harriet Sloane…

Sarah Franklin – Q&A

Sarah Franklin’s debut novel, Shelter, was published in 2017. Her latest  novel, How to Belong, is published by Zaffre on 12 November 2020. Sarah kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about How to Belong.   How to Belong is about two very different women, Jo and Tessa, who meet…

Nicola Upson – Q&A

Nicola Upson is the author of the Jospehine Tey mystery series, which started with An Expert in Murder. The ninth book in the series, The Dead of Winter, is published by Faber and Faber on 5 November 2020. Nicola kindly answered a few of my questions. 1. Tell us a little about The Dead of…

Number 10 by C. J. Daugherty – extract

C. J. Daugherty is the author of the Night School series. Her latest novel, Number 10, is published by Moonflower Books on 10 November 2020. Today I have an extract from the book. Chapter One‘Want to do some shots?’Gray could barely hear Chloe’s question above the bass thumping from the speakers.It was nearly midnight and…