Beyond Reasonable Doubt by Gary Bell

This debut novel mixes a murder investigation mixed with courtroom drama. Being a novelist is just the latest chapter in the life of Gary Bell QC. Aged 18 he was convicted of fraud and was homeless for two years. Then he went to study at Bristol University as a mature...

Die for Me by Jesper Stein

This was a hit with our book group! No-one rated it less than 4-Stars. Die for Me is Jesper Stein’s second novel in his Axel Steen series. Although acclaimed in his native Denmark and winning awards for his debut novel Unrest (published in 2012), Stein’s books have...

DI Nick Dixon series by Damien Boyd

A detective series set in Somerset, which is well worth reading. The DI Nick Dixon series by Damien Boyd launched in 2013 with As the Crow Flies, and Book 10 (Down Among the Dead) was published earlier this year. Dixon has transferred to Somerset, after 5 years in the...

Die Twice by Andrew Grant

The second book in the David Trevellyan series, and it’s a great thriller. For those who don’t know, Andrew Grant is the younger brother of Lee Child. An author in his own right, who’s been published since 2009, it was recently announced that he’ll take over writing...