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Tag: 20 books of summer

Crime Fiction

The Windsor Knot

A young Russian pianist is found dead in Windsor Castle. He was one of the guests at the Queen’s dine-and-sleep, found in a compromising position too. The police promise to keep the investigation hush hush but the Queen doesn’t quite…


20 Books of Summer

Once again I am signing up for 20 Books of Summer to try and turn round the dearth of reviews on this blog. The actual reading of 20 books over summer should be the easy bit. I’m not great at…



The last person to die each year becomes a reaper, helping guide souls to Charon so they can move on. This year, that person is Ash Persaud but she’s not ready to let go. She just wants to see the…

5 Star, Fantasy

Black Water Sister

Returning to Malaysia as an adult, Jess just wants to get a job and help out her parents. But shortly after they move in with her auntie and uncle, Jess starts hearing voices. Well one voice in particular, that of…

Crime Fiction

Arsenic and Adobo

After breaking up with her boyfriend, Lila Macapagal moves back in with her family in the small town of Shady Palms, her dreams of becoming a pastry chef drifting away. Her Tita Rosie’s restaurant is in financial trouble and she’s…

Crime Fiction, Young Adult

As Good as Dead

As Good as Dead is the third and final book in the A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder trilogy and therefore this review may contain spoilers for the the previous books. Pip Fitz-Amobi isn’t sleeping, she can’t stop reliving the…