Review Archive

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Maigret and the Dead Girl

When the body of a dead girl is found on Place Vintimille. Maigret and Janvier go to investigate.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Arnold Taylor

A Summer Revenge

An ex-girlfriend of the Kyrgyz Minister for State Security has absconded to Dubai with a memory stick he is keen to retrieve. Akyl Borubaev is sent to bring her back.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Chris Roberts

Desperation Road

Many years after an event which dramatically changed lives, the two people most affected return to the town but find they still have battles to fight.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Chris Roberts

Green Sun

Hanson is new to the Oakland Police, but set apart by age, a stint as a policeman in Portland, service in Vietnam and a master’s degree in English literature.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Chris Roberts


Journalist Rebekah Roberts looks into a murder conviction over 20 years old, when the New York crime rate was appalling and justice severely compromised.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Chris Roberts

She Be Damned

Prostitutes are turning up dead, their sexual organs mutilated and removed. Courtesan and detective Heloise Chancey investigates.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by John Cleal

The Coven

Widowed Beatrice Scarlet loses her son to Red Indian raiders and returns to England to help at a home for ‘fallen girls’, but finds there are as many savages in 18th century London as in the wilds of colonial America.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by John Cleal


Disgraced former MI6 man Marc Dane faces a threat to the world when a Somali warlord acquires a nuclear weapon.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by John Cleal

Only the Dead Can Tell

Superintendent William Lorimer and his Major Incident Team uncover links between an apparent domestic murder and a vicious team of people traffickers.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by John Cleal

Berlin Syndrome

When Australian photographer Clare meets Berliner Andi, she has no idea that she will become a prisoner in his flat and his twisted world of love and secrets.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Ewa Sherman

The Boneyard

A suspected murderer is returned from the US to the UK after his confession was found to be suspect. Attention turns immediately to him when similar killings start up again near where he is living.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by John Barnbrook


Homicide detective Frank Bennet should be grateful for his new partner, but he senses she is even more dangerous than the serial killer they are trying to bring down.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Kati Barr-Taylor

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