Hilary Mortz

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in South Shields, The United Kingdom
March 23

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Hilary Mortz is a middle aged rock fangirl who should have grown out of it all a long long time ago.

She runs a tattoo parlour in York, England, with her husband, the artist Paul Mortz.

Hilary is the creator of the acclaimed Rockline Novels, APPETITE FOR CORRUPTION, NEVADA MIND THE BOLLIX and SUNBURST.

She is currently collaborating with the celebrated veteran rock star GEORDIE SELWYN on his long-awaited memoirs, THE SELWYN FILES.

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I have to confess that I didn’t take to Hulda Hermannsdottir when I first encountered her in Ragnar Jónasson’s previous book, The Darkness, but that that all changed this time - she is my new Nordic crimefighting crush. The Island is moody, dark, mys ...more
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Alice has hit the big 3-O; her friends are all starting to do grown up things, she hasn’t spoken to her mother in 5 years, she has sent a drunken text to her new boss and can’t face going back to her unfulfilling job. So what do you do when you can’t ...more
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Destined to be a big seasonal hit with the ‘buy it at the airport, read it on the sun lounger’ crowd, but none the worse for that, A Cornish Summer is the perfect feel-good escapist novel.

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An enjoyable Police drama that held my attention throughout. I guessed the devastating twist at just the right time to make the conclusion satisfying, which is always a result for me - I’m notoriously slow on the uptake with thrillers as a rule.

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"Augusta is the second twin, her sister Julia, her other half, born the other side of midnight. Augusta loves words, she is clever but unable to ravel the mystery why she wants to leave their world, why at the age of 9 she already wanted to go far..." Read more of this review »
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This is a really lovely book. When I chose to read it I had reservations – would it be a bit too cosy and sentimental for me, I thought, but that did not prove to be the case. I was instantly engaged by the narrative, and my heart was scalded by the ...more
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Warning – don’t start reading if you want a full night’s sleep!

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Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
"“Everyone knows Daisy Jones and the Six” but nobody knows the real reason behind their split at the absolute height of their popularity...until now”

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"Just wasn't for me. The style of writing -interview style- was too choppy, leaving no room to character development. Didn't like it and dnf'd around 20%."
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