Tell No Tales by Eva Dolan

Eva Dolan This was my first encounter with British author Eva Dolan, whose first novel was Long Way Home. Tell No Tales is #2 in the series. (The 3rd novel is called After You Die.) Politically Very Current What hit … Continue reading

The Secret Place by Tana French

  The Secret Place is Tana French’s 5th novel about the Dublin Murder Squad. I like Tana French. She is a master at creating an uncomfortable feeling and skilled at creating exciting and complex characters. The detectives Stephen Moran and Antoinette … Continue reading

The Director by Angelika Braun

Hyped Crime Fiction Debut The Director is the moviemaker Angelika Braun’s debut in the crime fiction world. There has been a lot of hype about this novel, and there are already plans for a movie. Thriller The novel was presented … Continue reading

UltiMatum by Anders de la Motte

Hardboiled Anders de la Motte became known thanks to the Geim-trilogy, which was innovative, fresh, and fast paced. Then MemoRandom came, which was the first part in a new series that is much more hardboiled. UltiMatum is #2 and there … Continue reading

Something is Rotten

Adam Sarafis Adam Sarafis is the pseudonym for Swedish author Linda Olsson, who lives in New Zealand and the New Zealand born author Thomas Sainsbury. Something is Rotten is the first part in a planned trilogy. Storyline A young man … Continue reading

The Girl in the Spider’s Web

  Hyped Up Book I don’t think anyone have missed that David Lagercrantz got to write the continuation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series and everyone surely have their own opinion on this. “It’s commercial rubbish”, “can it be as good … Continue reading

Master, Keeper, Liar, Friend by Christoffer Carlsson

Leo Junker This is Christoffer Carlsson’s third novel in the series about the labile policeman Leo Junker. The first novel, The Invisible Man from Salem, was awarded Best Crime Novel of the Year in 2013 by the Swedish Crime Writers’ … Continue reading