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09 Feb

Special Envoy by Jean Echenoz

Review on BookNoir Special Envoy is a juicy slice of intelligent fun – a spoof spy novel. Anyone ...
08 Feb

Author meets Reviewer: David Young meets Paul Burke

Article on BookNoir Paul Burke was very much impressed by A Darker State, especially the layering of the very ......
08 Feb

A Darker State by David Young

Review on BookNoir This is the third book in the Karin Muller series set in East Germany during ...
06 Feb

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Book Lovers

Article on BookChap Are you struggling to find a Valentine’s Day gift for the bookworm in your life? ......
05 Feb

That Old Black Magic by Cathi Unsworth

Review on BookNoir Who put Bella down the wytch elm? I first read Cathi Unsworth with trepidation, I’m ......
05 Feb

Author meets Reviewer: C.J. Carver meets Philipa Coughlan

Article on BookNoir When Caroline Carver’s outstanding debut thriller, Blood Junction, set in the dangerous Australian outback, was ......
04 Feb

Angels in the Moonlight by Caimh McDonnell

Review on BookNoir And now for something completely different, as a well known comedy of yore used to ......
04 Feb

SECOND OPINION: Here and Gone by Haylen Beck

Review on BookNoir Audra, fleeing her abusive husband with her two young children, is stopped by police for ......
03 Feb

GOLDEN OLDIE: The Black Lizard by Edogawa Rampo

Review on BookNoir Say the author’s name out loud a few times. Edogaw-aram-po is a clever little word ......
02 Feb

Author meets Reviewer: Gillian McAllister meets Jade Craddock

Article on BookNoir After reading and reviewing (and loving!) Anything You Do Say, Jade Craddock had some questions ......
02 Feb

Star of the North by D.B. John

Review on BookNoir Star of the North is one to look out for when it’s published in early ...
02 Feb

Anything You Do Say by Gillian McAllister

Review on BookNoir Last year, lawyer Gillian McAllister released her debut novel, Everything But the Truth, a tautly ......
01 Feb

BookNoir February Newsletter

Article on BookNoir February already! Are your New Year’s resolutions holding? Don’t forget the mind needs exercise as ......
01 Feb

If I Die Before I Wake by Emily Koch

Review on BookNoir Emily Koch is an award-winning journalist and a graduate of the fabulous creative writing course ......
01 Feb

The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

Review on BookNoir The Chalk Man is one of those books. You know, you keep seeing them everywhere, ...
31 Jan

Deep Blue Trouble by Steph Broadribb

Review on BookNoir Steph Broadribb follows up her kick-ass debut, Deep Down Dead, with an even more kick-ass ......
30 Jan

City Without Stars by Tim Baker

Review on BookNoir Reading a book that’s outside of your comfort zone can be scary. But getting away ......
30 Jan

SECOND OPINION: Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

Review on BookNoir This novel is set in East Texas in the small, poor, rural communities around Highway ......
30 Jan

Paul Burke’s 10 Best Spy Writers – Part I: The Old School

Article on BookNoir These are the guys who wrote the fictional landscape of the Cold War (although Furst ......
30 Jan

SECOND OPINION: House of Spines by Michael J. Malone

Review on BookNoir I would describe this book as a fairly good psychological thriller with a supernatural flavour. ......
28 Jan

The Sacred Symbol by Paula Wynne

Review on BookNoir Starting in Spain, this is a charming yet gripping story that moves between modern and ......