1936. Europe is in turmoil. The Nazis have marched into the Rhineland. In Russia, Stalin has unleashed his Great Terror. Spain has erupted in civil war. In Berlin, a young Englishwoman evades the Gestapo to deliver vital papers to a Jewish scientist. Within weeks, she […]
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A mutilated body discovered in the woods. A murderous plan conceived in the past. A reckoning seventy years in the making . . . When lawyer Charlie Priest is attacked in his own home by a man searching for information he claims Priest has, he […]
‘As elegant and witty as it is disturbing.’ – The Daily Telegraph ‘Scary and stylish slice of urban noir’ – Boyd Tonkin, Independent ‘Brilliant, shocking and unputdownable’ – Sydney Morning Herald Bronny, a young Australian, finds herself down and out in London. She’s a sweet […]
I hope you enjoyed the first instalment of my latest Edinburgh Trip. Let’s get to the next part then, with some more interesting stuff to see and photos to enjoy. As I said before, there are many interesting narrow streets and alleys you can find […]
You may find this post a bit weird. But I recently remembered how I first thought of London. And the United Kingdom in general. And of travelling there. Actually here, now that I live here. I had always loved foreign languages, and as most of […]
London 1882: When a wealthy philanthropist disappears from a locked and guarded room, Frances Doughty is reluctantly drawn into a case that tears the veil of mystery from her own past. Can London’s very own Lady Detective solve this sinister new case before a murderer […]
I just saw a report on the BBC regarding book sales. Read it here. It basically says that paper books have gained a lot in sales recently taking away from the ebook market. The question paper book versus ebook has come up many times. That made me think of a similar type of report from a few years ago when it was the other way around.