The Darkness Knows

A rather traditional police procedural, but none the worse for that! ‘Arnaldur Indridason is the grand old man of Icelandic noir’ The Times A few in our book group have, over the years, read and enjoyed Arnaldur Indridason’s Inspector Erlendur series, so we were...

The Whole Truth by Cara Hunter

An attractive student. An older professor. Think you know the story? Think again. This 2021 book from Cara Hunter was a bit of a surprise. It’s number five in a series about a detective inspector, Adam Fawley, and his team based in Oxford. I’m not too keen on lengthy...

A Song for the Dark Times by Ian Rankin

There’s something irresistible about John Rebus I’d waited so long to get a copy of A Song for the Dark Times by Ian Rankin from the library that the paperback had been published by the time I did. This is the latest Rebus novel, which was published in hardback last...

Oundle Crime recommends

Six books that we read and enjoyed in July. At our last meeting these were six of the books we discussed which we’d read and enjoyed. If you want more information about any of them, just click on the links… The Innocent Dead by Lin AndersonA...