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Almost 600 titles were published on 3 September, and apparently a lot more to come- which is causing problems for even the big bookstores to try & stock all of them. Obviously some of them have their eye on the Christmas market, but in the meantime, I feel it is our duty to read EVEN more and particularly support the less well known, non celebrity authors...!

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October 23, 2019

In my opinion...

This is the perfect commute book- it has short chapters, with the  rapidly moving plot alternating between the present day and the time of the murders. It has clearly drawn , frequently unpleasant, characters and plenty of twists and red herrings to make you look forward to continue reading it on the journey home. I had most of the male characters on my 'suspect' list during the co...

July 20, 2018

In my opinion...

I  read that 2018 is the year of Cornwall and historical fiction- a great combination as I love both subjects, so I was intrigued to read this debut novel.

            Historically it seemed authentic and intriguing, with some brutal, horrific, read through your fingers descriptions.

            Many of the phrases used by Mary, the m...

June 29, 2016

In my opinion...

Unsettling, dark & spooky- an unputdownable story set in beautiful but wild Cornwall, based around the fascinating history of the tin mines. If you enjoyed The Ice Twins, which I did, you will love the latest novel from SK Tremayne, as for me, it was an even better story.

This book has it all, a very strong storyline with a great setting in Cornwall, This was so well described that...

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A challenging and thought provoking read- generating much discussion with my friends
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