When the Bough Breaks – Jonathan Kellerman

Title: When the Bough BreaksAuthor: Jonathan KellermanPublished by: Penguin, Random HousePublication date: April 1st 1985Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 432Format: PaperbackSource: Private Collection Blurb/Synopsis In the first Alex Delaware novel, we meet Dr. Morton Handler who practiced a strange brand of psychiatry. Among his specialties were fraud, extortion, and sexual manipulation. Handler paid for his sins when he was brutally murdered…

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Intercessors

I’ve been working on finishing up a few of the Space Marines as of late, and managed to get the five man squad of intercessors finished off. Why do models always look decent until they’re photographed? I can see so many bits that I missed and really should touch up, but prior to that I…

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The Thursday Murder Club – Richard Osman

Title: The Thursday Murder ClubAuthor: Richard OsmanPublished by: Viking – PenguinPublication date: 3rd Sept 2020Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 400Format: HardbackSource: Private Collection Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep,…

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Knives!!

A rare hobby post appears!! It’s been a while since I felt in the right sort of mood for miniature hobby ‘stuff’ but after being encouraged to Livestream again, I’ve been slowly getting back into it – I think it helps that the kiddo has gone back to school and I can focus a bit…

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The Silkworm – Robert Galbraith

Title: The SilkwormAuthor: Robert GalbraithPublished by: SpherePublication date: June 19th 2014Genre: Crime/ThrillerPages: 592Format: HardbackSource: Bury Library Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days – as…

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Update: September 2021

Here we are again, with another update; mostly of things to come. Reading and future plans. For the sharp-eyed, you’ll have noticed that the blog is once again host to a whole plethora of ‘stuff.’ To cut a long story short, I’ve been working with a counsellor and together we discussed internet safety, addiction amongst…

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Last One to Die – Cynthia Murphy

Title: Last One to DieAuthor: Cynthia MurphyPublished by: ScholasticPublication date: January 7th 2021Genre: Young Adult/MysteryPages: 294Format: PaperbackSource: Bury Library Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book – Kindle Blurb/Synopsis Young, brunette women are being attacked in the city of London. 16-year-old, Irish-born Niamh has just arrived for the summer, and quickly discovers that the girls being attacked look…

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IR: Rossendale Way

I’m not 100% sure if the name of the location for these photographs is correct, but I kept seeing signposts with this route marked out while walking, so I figured it’d fit! These were taken while out on a family walk near the three reservoirs in the area. Much fun was had by all, but…

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No Good Men – Chris Wraight, et al.

Title: No Good MenAuthor: VariousPublished by: Black LibraryPublication date: Genre: Crime/Science FictionPages: 1st Sept 2020Format: PaperbackSource: Personal Collection Content Aberrant by Chris WraightExit Wound by Darius HinksThe View from Olympus by Gareth HanrahanImpurities by Graham McNeillNo Use for Good Men by Guy HaleyCold Cases by Marc CollinsAgainst the Grain by Nick Kyme Buy the Book – Amazon Buy the Book…

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