Reviews: by author


Adams, Michelle – My Sister

Aeschylus – The Suppliant Maidens

Alexander, Aimee – The Accidental Life of Greg Miller

Anderson, James – The Never-Open Desert Diner

Arlidge, M. J. – Eeny Meeny

Arlidge, M. J. – Liar Liar

Arlidge, M. J. – The Doll’s House

Arlidge, M. J. – Pop Goes The Weasel

Ashworth, Jenn – Fell

Atkins, Lucy – The Other Child

Atkinson, Kate – Life After Life

Atwood, Margaret – Hag-Seed

Atwood, Margaret – Stone Mattress: Nine Tales

Atwood, Margaret – The Heart Goes Last

Atwood, Margaret – The Penelopiad


Iain Banks – The Wasp Factory

Beaton, M. C. – Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death

Black, Nicky – The Prodigal

Blackhurst, Jenny – How I Lost You

Borman, Tracy – Witches

Box C. J. – The Highway

Bragg, Billy – Roots, Radicals, and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

Bryndza, Robert – Dark Water

Bryndza, Robert – Last Breath

Bryndza, Robert – The Girl in the Ice

Buchan, John – The Thirty-Nine Steps

Buckley, Jonathan – Briar Road (short story)

Burt, Alexandra – Little Girl Gone


Candlish, Louise – The Sudden Departure of the Frasers

Casey, Jane – Let the Dead Speak

Chamberlain, Diane – Her Mother’s Shadow

Chamberlain, Diane – Keeper of the Light

Chamberlain, Diane – Kiss River

Chanter, Catherine – The Well

Chekhov, Anton – Uncle Vanya

Chevalier, Tracy – New Boy

Christie, Agatha – The Mousetrap

Clifford, Aoife – All These Perfect Strangers

Cline, Emma – Marion (short story)

Cline, Emma – The Girls

Collins, Wilkie – The Moonstone

Conan Doyle, Arthur – A Study in Scarlet

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Sign of Four

Cooney, Kara – The Woman Who Would Be King

Corbin, Julie – What Goes Around

Croft, Kathryn – The Girl With No Past

Cumming, Alan – Not My Father’s Son

Cutts, Lisa – Buried Secrets

Cutts, Lisa – Mercy Killing


Daly, Paula – Just What Kind of Mother Are You

Daly, Paul – The Mistake I Made

Davies, Carys – The Redemption of Galen Pike

Day, Felicia – You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

Donald, Henry – A Bunch of Sweet Peas

Donoghue, Emma – Frog Music

Doughty, Louise – Apple Tree Yard

Douglas, Claire – Local Girl Missing

Douglas, Claire – The Sisters

Dugoni, Robert – Her Final Breath

Dugoni, Robert – My Sister’s Grave

Dugoni, Robert – The Trapped Girl

Dundy, Elaine – The Dud Avocado

Durrant, Helen H. – Dead Lost


Ellis, Joy – Captive on the Fens

Ellis, Joy – Killer on the Fens

Ellis, Joy – Stalker on the Fens

Ensor, Jennie – Blind Side

Eriksson, Caroline – The Missing


Faulks, Sebastian – Where My Heart Used to Beat

Feeney, Alice – Sometimes I Lie

Fields, Helen – Perfect Remains

Fitzgerald, Helen – The Exit

Fitzgerald, Helen – Viral

Fraser, Antonia – Love and Louis XIV

Freer, Amelia – Eat, Nourish, Glow

Fuller, Claire – Our Endless Numbered Days


Gardner, Lisa – Find Her

Gardner, Lisa – Right Behind You

Garnier, Pascal – The A26

Gazan, Sissel-Jo – The Dinosaur Feather

Gerhardsen, Carin – Cinderella Girl

Gerhardsen, Carin – The Gingerbread House

Gerhardsen, Carin – The Last Lullaby

Grafton, Sue – A is for Alibi

Gran, Sarah – Claire DeWitt and the Bohemian Highway

Gudenkauf, Heather – One Breath Away


Hall, Lisa – Tell Me No Lies

Hamer, Kate – The Girl In The Red Coat

Hannah, Sophie – The Octopus Nest (short story)

Hannah, Sophie – The Orphan Choir

Hawley, Noah – Before The Fall

Hawkins, Paula – The Girl on the Train

Healey, Emma – Elizabeth is Missing

Hilary, Sarah – Quieter Than Killing

Hill, Antonio – The Summer of Dead Toys

Hill, Susan – The Mist in the Mirror

Hill, Susan – The Woman in Black

Hodge, Sibel – Duplicity

Hoffman, Jilliane – All The Little Pieces

Holland, Jane – Girl Number One

Holmes, Steena – Emma’s Secret

Holmes, Steena – Finding Emma

Holt, Anne – Death of a Demon

Hoover, Colleen – November 9

A. M. Homes, The Mistress’s Daughter

Homes, A. M. – This Book Will Save Your Life

Howells, Debbie – The Bones of You

Hunt, Samantha – Mr Splitfoot

Hunter, Aislinn – The World Before Us


Ingolfsson, Viktor Arnar – House of Evidence


Jacobson, Howard – J

Jansson, Tove – Fair Play

Joyce, Rachel – Perfect


Kang, Han – The Vegetarian

Karlsson, Jonas – The Invoice

Karlsson, Jonas – The Room

Kavanagh, Emma – The Killer on the Wall

Kelly, Erin – He Said / She Said

Kelly, Erin – The Burning Air

Kelly, Erin – The Ties That Bind

Kepnes, Caroline – You

Kidd, Jess – Himself

King, Stephen – Carrie

Kingslover, Barbara – The Poisonwood Bible

Kirman, Robin – Bradstreet Gate

Knight, Renee – Disclaimer

Knoll, Jessica – The Luckiest Girl Alive

Kolker, Robert – Lost Girls

Kubica, Mary – Don’t You Cry

Kubica, Mary – Every Last Lie

Kubica, Mary – Pretty Baby

Kubica, Mary – The Good Girl


Lackberg, Camilla – The Ice Princess

Land, Ali – Good Me, Bad Me

Larson, Erik – Dead Wake

Leche, Ella – Cut The Sugar, You’re Sweet Enough

le Carré – Call for the Dead

Lake, Alex – After Anna

Li, Yiyun – A Sheltered Woman (short story)

Links, Kelly – The Summer People (short story)

Linskey, Howard – The Dead

Lockhart, E. – We Were Liars

Löhnig, Inge – Dead Calm

Lupton, Rosamund – The Quality of Silence


Mackintosh, Clare – I Let You Go

Macrae Burnet, Graeme – His Bloody Project

Mantel, Hilary – The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher

Marwood, Alex – The Darkest Secret

Marsons, Angela – Evil Games

Marsons, Angela – Silent Scream

Masterton, Graham – Blood Sisters

Masterton, Graham – Red Light

Masterton, Graham – Taken for Dead

McEwan, Ian – The Children Act

McKenzie, Catherine – Fractured

McKenzie, Catherine – Hidden

McKenzie, Catherine – Smoke

McKenzie, Sophie – Here We Lie

Mead, Rebecca – My Life in Middlemarch

Miller, Jax – Freedom’s Child

Miller, Louise – Accidents Happen

Mitchell, Caroline – Witness

Mooney, Chris – The Dead Room

Moore, Kate – The Radium Girls

Moore, Wendy – Wedlock

Munro, Alice – Lives of Girls and Women

Munro, Alice – Too Much Happiness


Nesbo, Jo – Blood on Snow

Nesbo, Jo – Police

Nesbo, Jo – The Son

Ness, Patrick – The Rest of Us Just Live Here

Nicholls, David – Us

Nugent, Liz – Lying in Wait


Oliver, Lauren – Rooms


Paris, B. A. – The Breakdown

Paul, Laline – The Bees

Penny, Louise – A Trick of The Light

Perry Donovan, Patricia – Deliver Her

Picoult, Jodi – Leaving Time

Picoult, Jodi – Small Great Things

Prowse, Amanda – A Mother’s Story

Prowse, Amanda – The Food of Love


Raabe, Melanie – The Trap

Riggs, Ransom – Hollow City

Riggs, Ransom – Library of Souls

Riggs, Ransom – Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Robertson, Leeza – Tarot Court Cards for Beginners

Rose, Frankie – Halo


Sacerdoti, Daniela – Take Me Home

Sallis, James – Black Hornet

Sallis, James – Cripple Creek

Sallis, James – Cypress Grove

Sallis, James – Drive

Sallis, James – Driven

Sallis, James – Others of My Kind

Sallis, James – Salt River

Sallis, James – The Long Legged Fly

Sallis, James – The Moth

Sansom, C. J. – Winter In Madrid

Sarginson, Saskia – The Stranger

Sarginson, Saskia – Without You

Seskis, Tina – One Step Too Far

Shakespeare, William – The Merry Wives of Windsor

Shelley, Mary – Frankenstein

Sherratt, Mel – Don’t Look Behind You

Sherratt, Mel – Follow The Leader

Sherratt, Mel – Only The Brave

Sherratt, Mel – Taunting The Dead

Sherratt, Mel – The Girls Next Door

Shriver, Lionel – Big Brother

Sigurdardottir, Yrsa – The Legacy

Sigurdardottir, Yrsa – The Silence of the Sea

Sigurdardottir, Yrsa – Why Did You Lie?

Silvis, Randall – Two Days Gone

Sittenfield, Curtis – Sisterland

Smith, Ali – Girl Meets Boy

Smith, Harry Leslie – Harry’s Last Stand

Smith, Helen – The Memory Man (short story)

St. John Mandel, Emily – Station Eleven

Steiner, Susie – Missing, Presumed

Sten, Viveca – Closed Circles

Sten, Viveca – Guiltless

Sten, Viveca – Still Waters

Swanson, Peter – Her Every Fear

Swanson, Peter – The Kind Worth Killing


Tartt, Donna – The Goldfinch

Taylor, C. L. – The Escape

Thomas, Dylan – Under Milk Wood

Thomson, Lesley – The Detective’s Secret

Thompson, Laura – A Different Class of Murder

Tremayne, S. K. – The Fire Child

Tremayne, S. K. – The Ice Twins

Tressell, Robert – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

Trope, Nicole – Blame

Trope, Nicole – Forgotten


Unger, Lisa – The Red Hunter


Vickers, Salley – The Boy Who Could See Death


Walker, Adrian J. – The End of the World Running Club

Ward, Sarah – A Deadly Thaw

Ware, Ruth – In A Dark Dark Wood

Way, Camilla – Watching Edie

Weir, Andy – The Martian

Weir, Alison – Lancaster and York

Weir, Alison – The Lady In The Tower

Wharton, Edith – The Age of Innocence

Whitehouse, Lucie – The Bed I Made

Wilson, Laura – The Wrong Girl

Woolf, Virginia – A Room of One’s Own

Worsley, Lucy – Jane Austen at Home


Young, Louisa – The Heros’ Welcome


Zailckas, Koren – Mother, Mother