BEST OF 2017: My Most Thought-Provoking Reads

See ALL the 90 books I read in 2017, HERE. I love a good, literary, thought-provoking read … so these 3 were my top picks for 2017. Check out my 2-line reviews and/or click on the links to see my full reviews on Goodreads for them. Enjoy! 1) Everything I Never Told You by Celeste…

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10 of the Most Shocking Social Media Murders

Killing someone over a blog or social media posting is pure fantasy, right? Think again … In my crime debut for Orenda Books, The Other Twin, my protagonist Poppy discovers her sister India had been writing a blog in the run up to her death by (supposed) suicide. On it, India has detailed a number…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author C. Hope Clark

1) So, who are you & what have you written?  My name is C. Hope Clark, author of The Carolina Slade Mysteries and The Edisto Island Mysteries, both set in my gorgeous state of South Carolina. Both involve flawed yet strong women who are anxious to fight for both justice and their families. Carolina Slade…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Paul Harrison

1) So, who are you & what have you written? Hi, my name is Paul Harrison, I’m a retired police detective with a career spanning three decades. I’ve also worked at the Royal Courts of Justice with High Court Judges, and with charities working in the support field for survivors of child sex abuse. Check out my…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Sheryl Browne

1) So, who are you & what have you written?  I’m Sheryl Browne bringing you edgy, sexy contemporary fiction and psychological thriller. A member of the Crime Writers’ Association and the Romantic Novelists’ Association, I have several books published and two short stories in Birmingham City University anthologies, where I completed my MA in Creative Writing. Recommended…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Chris Smith

1) So, who are you & what have you written?  Hi there, I’m Chris Smith. I’m a professional writer – a former local newspaper journalist and editor. I currently work in government communications in Whitehall. After writing short stories as a youngster, I first conceived the idea for my debut crime novel, No More Lonely…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Anna Mazzola

1) So, who are you & what have you written?  I’m Anna Mazzola and I write historical crime fiction and strange short stories. My debut novel, The Unseeing, is based on the life of Sarah Gale who in 1837 was charged with aiding and abetting the murder of another woman. The Unseeing was published in…

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My Books Of 2016 And Reading Resolutions

So, Goodreads generated this cool infographic of all the books I’ve read and reviewed this year. I thought I had a good handle on what I’d read, but turns out it’s possible to forget — I’d read far more than I thought! Looking at the list, I was pleased to see nearly two thirds of…

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