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Clare Chase

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Clare Chase writes character-driven mysteries set in the East of England, where she’s lived since she graduated with a degree in English Literature from London University.

Her Tara Thorpe and Ruby Fawcett mysteries are out now, and are set in the ancient university of city of Cambridge, but for her next venture – a new cosy mystery series – the action will move to coastal Suffolk. Clare loves the picturesque villages in the county, and the way they contrast with the wild North Sea and its beautiful but eerie estuaries and marshes.

The new series will publish in early 2020 and will feature Eve Mallow, who’s an obituary writer. The idea for her profession came after listening to some fascinating interviews with Margalit Fox, formerly of the Ne
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Murder in the Fens blog tour – day four @bookouture

Thanks so much to Suze, Laura and Amanda for taking part in the final leg of the tour! (Readers – as before, each blog name links to the full write-up, and a gateway to many more book recommendations!) “Reading the book became an addiction and I constantly felt as though I was an addict in … More Murder in the Fens blog tour – day four @bookouture Read more of this blog post »
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The Crime Writers Casebook by Stephen Wade
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I bought this book just as I switched from writing standalone thrillers to police procedural series. Although I'd watched a lot of relevant documentaries and had armed myself with some heavy-duty police training manuals, it was this book that really ...more
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Dead Inside by Noelle Holten
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I finished Dead Inside at four o’clock in the morning, which says it all really - what a fantastically compelling read! As well as being a first-rate thriller, pulling you through the pages at high speed, it’s also an alarming eye-opening and leaves ...more
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A Twist in the Tail by Leighann Dobbs
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I really enjoyed this cosy mystery – it had just the right mixture of humour, clues, intrigue and engaging characters (both human and feline)! This is a real comfort read – the kind of book that ought to be prescribed if you’re feeling low or stresse ...more
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Murder at the Grand Raj Palace by Vaseem Khan
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I had such a happy time reading this entertaining, heart-warming and amusing mystery. It's the first Inspector Chopra book that I've tried, but I'll certainly be back for the rest. I loved the colourful walk-on characters and the appealing series pro ...more
Her Wild Ride by Heather Van Fleet
"Being a massive fan of Sons of Anarchy I was really excited to read this book and it did not disappoint!
Niyol has recently been released from prison and has decided to travel to California to escape his old motorbike club, escaping from the troubl..." Read more of this review »
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Running Kind by Christine Stovell
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I loved this wonderful, original and inspiring book! I’ve been interested in running for a while and have had several false starts. (I have apps but don’t keep up with the schedule, and I tend to feel like a twit, most of the time!) Christine Stovell ...more
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The Girl in the Painting by Renita D'Silva
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Renita D'Silva’s books take my breath away. The Girl in the Painting combines the most beautiful, evocative descriptions with an utterly compelling storyline – I stayed up late into the night reading, desperate to know the fate of the characters. The ...more
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59 Memory Lane by Celia Anderson
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I absolutely loved this book. The storylines of the multiple well-drawn characters are so involving. The relationships are sometimes funny, sometimes sad and always believable. The book as whole is wonderfully touching and uplifting and the various m ...more
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I’m a massive fan of Kate Field’s books and The Man I Fell in Love With was yet another fantastic, uplifting and involving read. The characters are so well observed. I love the way they tackle the challenges life throws at them, gradually see their w ...more
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