The Lying Room

Written by Nicci French — It was back in the 18th century when Sir Walter Scott penned the line, “Oh, what a tangled web we…

Alpha females lead the way

On the Radar — If you take a look through this week’s book pile, one thing will strike you. All the top books have a…

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Saturday Requiem

Written by Nicci French — The great thing about reading a well-written book is that it puts the reader slap-bang in the heart of the…

Can’t wait for Saturday

On the Radar — Ever since Friday on My Mind came out on 2 July last year, Nicci French fans have been waiting for the…

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Familiarity, no contempt

On the Radar — Several long-standing favourite characters make a reappearance here in our new releases this week including Frieda Klein, Bruno Courrèges, ‘Max’ Maxsted, and Peter…

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Only We Know

Written by Karen Perry — The author Karen Perry is, in fact, a crime-writing double act hoping to follow the success of Nicci French. Paul Perry…

Micro interview: Nicci French

Earlier this week, we were asked to take part in the Dead Good Fiction Festival, organised by Random House. An online event, it featured Nicci…

I think I need to lie down…

On the Radar — So many fascinating crime books are being released at the moment, we wouldn’t blame you if you felt the need to…

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The Hanging

Written by Søren and Lotte Hammer — Konrad Simonsen, lead detective in Copenhagen’s Murder Squad, is recalled from his long overdue holiday with his daughter…