The Palace Of The Stars by Karina McRoberts

Description This richly realised and highly evocative novel will appeal to crime, mystery, and romance readers alike. In 2014, Michael Harker, rookie ex-cop, has been badly beaten but is determined to re-invent himself as a crime fighter. While convalescing with the spry, quirky bookshop owner Mari Linden, an earthquake opens a time portal and MikeContinue reading “The Palace Of The Stars by Karina McRoberts”

Checked Out For Murder by Allison Brook

Description Carrie Singleton and Evelyn the ghost sleuth the slayings of a starlet and a star-crossed psychic in Agatha Award nominee Allison Brook’s fourth Haunted Library mystery. Daphne Marriott strolls into Clover Ridge and informs librarian Carrie Singleton that she’s a psychic. But had she foreseen what fate awaited her, Daphne would have steered clearContinue reading “Checked Out For Murder by Allison Brook”

Arcadia by Di Morrissey

Description A modern mystery born in a timeless Tasmanian forest from Australia’s favourite storyteller, with new novel The Last Paradise out now.In the 1930s, in an isolated and beautiful corner of southern Tasmania, a new young wife arrives at her husband’s secluded property – Arcadia. Stella, an artist, falls in love with Arcadia’s wild, ancientContinue reading “Arcadia by Di Morrissey”

The Survivors by Jane Harper

Description The compelling new novel from Jane Harper, the New York Times bestselling author of The Dry. Kieran Elliott’s life changed forever on the day a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences. The guilt that still haunts him resurfaces during a visit with his young family to the small coastal community he once called home.Continue reading “The Survivors by Jane Harper”

The Monsters We Make by Kali White

Description For fans of Rene Denfeld and Shari Lapena comes a rich, atmospheric family drama set in the 1980’s following the disappearances of two paperboys from a small midwestern town. It’s August 1984, and paperboy Christopher Stewart has gone missing. Hours later, twelve-year-old Sammy Cox hurries home from his own paper route, red-faced and outContinue reading “The Monsters We Make by Kali White”

By The Gods Of Babylon by Sin Leqi Unninni

Description From the lands of Sumer and Babylon … lands that birthed writing, the first author, and the first epic story. Mesopotamia, 2300 BC. Sargon is reveling in a casual banquet days before he is to be crowned king of kings, when the court jester steps forward and recites a song (“Genesis” Sumerian style) thatContinue reading “By The Gods Of Babylon by Sin Leqi Unninni”

The Life We Almost Had by Amelia Henley

Description This is not a typical love story, but it’s our love story. Anna wasn’t looking for love when Adam swept her off her feet but there was no denying their connection, and she believed they would be together forever. Years later, cracks have appeared in their relationship. Anna is questioning whether their love canContinue reading “The Life We Almost Had by Amelia Henley”

The Black Echo by Michael Connelly

Description For LAPD homicide cop Harry Bosch — hero, maverick, nighthawk — the body in the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is more than another anonymous statistic. This one is personal. The dead man, Billy Meadows, was a fellow Vietnam “tunnel rat” who fought side by side with him in a nightmare underground war that broughtContinue reading “The Black Echo by Michael Connelly”

The Songs Of Us by Emma Cooper

Description If Melody hadn’t run out of de-icer that day, she would never have slipped and banged her head. She wouldn’t be left with a condition that makes her sing when she’s nervous. And she definitely wouldn’t have belted out the Arctic Monkeys’ ‘I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor’ in assembly at herContinue reading “The Songs Of Us by Emma Cooper”

Shadow Sands by Robert Bryndza

Description The internationally bestselling author of Nine Elms and The Girl in the Ice is back with a nail-biting new Kate Marshall case, a woman with a dark secret and a powerful sense of justice. When Kate Marshall finds the bloated body of a young man floating in the Shadow Sands reservoir, the authorities labelContinue reading “Shadow Sands by Robert Bryndza”