Eve Mallow’s back on the case. Mystery at Seagrave Hall is out today! @bookouture

On a glorious summer afternoon Eve Mallow pays her first visit to the local village fair. But amidst the booths, stalls, tables and tents lurks something darker, and a mysterious fall draws her into a new investigation... If you'd like to join Eve and her beloved dachshund Gus as they track a murderer, step this … Continue reading Eve Mallow’s back on the case. Mystery at Seagrave Hall is out today! @bookouture

Eve Mallow is back! Mystery at Apple Tree Cottage is out today! @bookouture

It's spring in Saxford St Peter, and in the woods between the village and the sea, everything is coming back to life. Beneath the Scots pines, bluebells form a glorious cobalt carpet and plump catkins hang from the branches of a silver birch. But on the forest floor lies Ashton Foley, who's been shot through … Continue reading Eve Mallow is back! Mystery at Apple Tree Cottage is out today! @bookouture

Craving something cosy? Mystery on Hidden Lane is out today! @bookouture

In these dark January days, I'm delighted to say that the first in my new series, Mystery on Hidden Lane, will take you to a picturesque Suffolk village in June, for some armchair sleuthing! The book features obituary writer Eve Mallow and her beloved dachshund Gus. You can download it here for just 99p/c, or … Continue reading Craving something cosy? Mystery on Hidden Lane is out today! @bookouture

Obituary writer and amateur sleuth Eve Mallow has another mystery to solve! @bookouture

I'm delighted to say that the second book in my new series, Mystery at Apple Tree Cottage is now available for pre-order on Amazon Kindle. If you'd prefer a paperback, you'll be able to buy that from the same page shortly before publication day, 12th March 2020. Here's the cover: And here's the reader description: … Continue reading Obituary writer and amateur sleuth Eve Mallow has another mystery to solve! @bookouture

Murder in the Fens blog tour – day one @bookouture

Massive thanks to Shell, Mandie, Jen and Laura for these publication day reviews! (Readers - each blog name links to the full write-up, and a gateway to many more book recommendations!) "A well and truly addictive read" "Perfect for Agatha Christie Fans" Baker's Not So Secret Blog "A great cosy crime book" Jen Med's Book … Continue reading Murder in the Fens blog tour – day one @bookouture

Murder in the Fens (Tara Thorpe 4) is out today! @Bookouture

I'm delighted to say the fourth book in the Tara Thorpe series is out today in Kindle and paperback formats! Here's the blurb: When the body of twenty-year-old Julie Cooper is found – her pockets stuffed full of wilting flowers – in an iron-age hill fort on the edge of the fens, Detective Tara Thorpe and her … Continue reading Murder in the Fens (Tara Thorpe 4) is out today! @Bookouture

Murder on the Marshes – cover reveal! @bookouture

I first saw the cover for Murder on the Marshes back in February and I've been itching to share it ever since. Finally the day has arrived, and here it is! As the graphic implies, you can order the Kindle version of the book now, if you'd like to line up some Cambridge crime fiction … Continue reading Murder on the Marshes – cover reveal! @bookouture

Bookish news: Free downloads and a double Cambridge giveaway…

In celebration of my upcoming Cambridge crime series with Bookouture, I’m offering giveaways during both April and May. One winner per month, chosen at random, will receive a signed paperback of one of my previous murder mysteries, A Stranger's House, together with some lovely Cambridge Imprint stationery*, straight from the city's famous bookshop, Heffers. All subscribers to my … Continue reading Bookish news: Free downloads and a double Cambridge giveaway…

A three-book deal with @bookouture!

I’ve been very quiet on the blogging front recently. At first it was because I was working on a new series, and I hadn’t sorted it out enough to report back. Then it was because I’d realised it might fit best with a new publisher. And finally it was because I’d found the most fantastic … Continue reading A three-book deal with @bookouture!

The power of three – Trinity punts

Summer has arrived in Cambridge and it’s perfect weather for punting, so long as you don’t mind company... There are multiple options if you’d like to take to the river, either for hiring your own punt or letting a chauffeur take the strain. Something I only became aware of recently is that the Trinity College … Continue reading The power of three – Trinity punts