Good Samaritans by Will Carver: darkly ingenious

Synopsis One crossed wire, three dead bodies and six bottles of bleach… Seth Beauman can’t sleep. He stays up late, calling strangers from his phonebook, hoping to make a connection, while his wife, Maeve, sleeps upstairs. A crossed wire finds a suicidal Hadley Serf on the phone to Seth, thinking she is talking to The… Continue reading Good Samaritans by Will Carver: darkly ingenious

Murder At The Jolly Jester by Ian Thompson: a dozy mystery

The author describes this as a dozy mystery, rather than a cozy mystery, which right from the start gives you the idea that the book is likely to be quirky and fun. And it is. It’s a very enjoyable, well written and easy read. Ron, our laid back hero, who only panics now and then… Continue reading Murder At The Jolly Jester by Ian Thompson: a dozy mystery