The Devil’s Feather by Minette Walters

A complex and twisty psychological thriller, with characters that fairly jump off the page. In an earlier blog I asked the question: What is brave? The dictionary defines it as ‘ready to face and endure danger or pain; showing courage’. It is not, therefore, the same...

Don’t Turn Around by Jessica Barry

Jessica Barry’s second novel is another twisty psychological thriller. Don’t Turn Around is Jessica Barry’s second novel, which the cover quote (from A.J. Finn) describes as “Part chase thriller, part psychological suspense… wholly ingenious.” Not surprisingly,...

Prodigal Son by Gregg Hurwitz

Another fast-paced, all-action thriller in the Orphan X series. Excellent! I love reading thrillers. The all-action, fast paced adventures with impossibly bullet-proof protagonists who emerge victorious from every encounter with the bad guys. Orphan X is one such...

Post Mortem by Gary Bell

A good whodunnit, which is easy to read and lots of fun. Post Mortem is Gary Bell’s second novel, and once again co-written with Scott Kershaw. This time Elliot Rook QC and his pupil, Zara Barnes, find the cases they are each defending are closely intertwined. Rook...

Oundle Crime recommends

Here are some of the books we enjoyed reading in April Nine books to recommend this month, listed in order of Star rating (best to worst) and then alphabetically by author. If you enjoy crime fiction you will surely find something here to read! Trust by Chris...