Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith

A door stopper of a book but it’s unputdownable! I waited months to be able to borrow this from the library so it was a bit of a red-letter day when I got my hands on it. Troubled Blood is Book 5 in the Cormoran Strike series and it’s every bit as good as the previous...

Trace Elements by Donna Leon

Another winning story from Donna Leon. A book to curl up with and enjoy. You have to hand it to Donna Leon. She has staying power. Since the first book about her Venetian detective, Guido Brunetti, appeared in 1992 there’s been a new novel published every year. And...

Our February recommendations

From drug running in Alaska, to organised crime in Bath. Here are 9 books for you to consider… The Mystery Selection book bags we’ve been receiving from Oundle Library have paid good dividends! Several of our recommendations this month were Mystery Selection...

After the Fire by Jo Spain

A police procedural about a serious issue, but told with a light touch. Excellent. After the Fire by Jo Spain is the latest in her series featuring Inspector Tom Reynolds, but it’s the first book by her that I’ve read – despite the fact that others in my book group...