Headline Review

Books published by Headline Review

All My Lies Are True

Lying is in our DNA. But Verity’s lies are about to land her with a charge of attempted murder.

Reviewed on 27 November 2021 by Kati Barr-Taylor

Heat Stroke

Lily didn’t get home after the girls’ sleepover. She didn’t even get there. She’s gone, and only three people know where.

Reviewed on 21 August 2021 by Kati Barr-Taylor

Tell Me Your Secret

He may have let Pieta go last time, but the Blindfolder is back and he is getting closer.

Reviewed on 07 September 2019 by Kati Barr-Taylor

Where Dead Men Meet

Sister Agnes of St Theresa’s orphanage comes upon an intruder in the middle of the night. When she fails to supply information regarding one of the children who lived there, he kills her.

Reviewed on 28 April 2018 by Arnold Taylor

The Fatal Flame

‘Copper star’ Timothy Wilde chases down an arsonist and violence and murder follow as he and his brother follow the trail around the dangerous and corruption-filled streets of a pre-civil war New York.

Reviewed on 24 December 2016 by John Cleal

Top Secret Twenty-One

Stephanie Plum falls foul of Russian gangsters as she helps the enigmatic Ranger track down whoever is targeting him

Reviewed on 23 August 2014 by Sharon Wheeler

Theft of Life

A former West Indies slaver is found dead in the grounds of St Paul’s Cathedral. Gabriel Crowther and Harriet Westerman find themselves investigating wealthy and influential traders in human misery who will do anything to protect their trade and their profits.

Reviewed on 26 July 2014 by John Cleal

Seven for a Secret

Timothy Wilde is a copper star in the newly-formed NYPD, and is dragged into the world of the blackbirders, semi-legal slave catchers, when a beautiful black woman reports her free family has been kidnapped.

Reviewed on 05 April 2014 by John Cleal

The Paris Winter

It is 1909 and Maud Heighton has left provincial Darlington and moved to Paris in order to learn to paint at Lafond’s famous Academy. However, she finds herself short of money and almost starving and is grateful when she is given an opportunity to earn money as companion to a young, beautiful girl.

Reviewed on 05 April 2014 by Arnold Taylor

The Execution of Noa P. Singleton

A woman is on death row awaiting execution for murder is visited by a young British lawyer to assemble a final plea for clemency.

Reviewed on 25 January 2014 by Chris Roberts

Precious Thing

TV reporter Rachel Walsh is called to a press conference about a missing woman, only to discover that it her oldest friend who’s gone missing.

Reviewed on 30 November 2013 by Linda Wilson