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Liz Mistry

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Born in Scotland, Made in Bradford sums up Liz Mistry’s life. Over thirty years ago she moved from a small village in West Lothian to Yorkshire to get her teaching degree. Once here, Liz fell in love with three things; curries, the rich cultural diversity of the city … and her Indian husband (not necessarily in this order). Now thirty years, three children, two cats (Winky and Scumpy) and a huge extended family later, Liz uses her experiences of living and working in the inner city to flavour her writing. Her gritty crime fiction police procedural novels set in Bradford embrace the city she describes as ‘Warm, Rich and Fearless’ whilst exploring the darkness that lurks beneath.
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My Guilty Pleasures September 2020

Three of my best reads of September are featured here – One was an ARC (Advanced Readers Copy) of a fab book which is now available to pre-order – Fifteen Coffins by Tony J Forder. Next is a unique novel , Anatomy of a Crime by Sibel Hodge and the third is by the giant of the crime fiction world James Patterson, co written by JD Barker – The Coast to Coast Murders.





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Well, I've already made it clear how much I love Grant Fletcher. He's a thinking man, but one who is not afraid to use his fists if he has to. With a daughter to provide for and the threat of the electric chair hanging over him, Grant is forced to do ...more
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"DI Gus McGuire is back on the case… only this time he isn't, not really. There has been a murder where drawing amongst other things were found by the hanging body. A short while later he discovers his mother has been anonymously sent similar pictures" Read more of this review »
Unbound Ties by Liz Mistry
"I loved, loved, LOVED this book. This series is one of my all time favourites and Liz Mistry has wrote a belter of a book here. I loved it from beginning to end and it was one of those reads that when I got to the end I thought how can my next read e" Read more of this review »
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"Another great read in the Gus McGuire series.
Gus and Alice are called to a crime scene where a pregnant woman is found hanging dead in her house. It’s not straightforward though as there’s items around the body including a rhyme and a drawing.
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Fifteen Coffins by Tony Forder is a standalone (which I hope will become a series) and features FBI agent Sydney Merlot who returns home to wind up her recently deceased dad’s PI business. It explores the phenomenon of teen killers and school shooter ...more
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The Coast-to-Coast Murders by James Patterson
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I dip in and out of James Patterson’s novels periodically – he is so prolific it is hard to keep up. However when i saw that The Coast to Coast Murders was co-written by another favourite author of mine JD Barker, I was lured into reading it. I have ...more
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Anatomy of a Crime by Sibel Hodge is brilliantly constructed. It tells the story of the investigation into a young girls incarceration after being found guilty of murdering her best friend. through a podcast from an investigative journalist. What I l ...more
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This was my first introduction to this series of books and I was pleased that I was able to read this easily as a standalone. Calladine and Bayliss make a formidable team and I particularly liked the rapport between the two and also the human , famil ...more
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