Bloody Scotland Crime Festival: Having a ‘bloody’ good …

I’m in a very packed pub and safe to say my fellow punters are, between them, responsible for more murders and dastardly deeds than the…

How to get published and win writing competitions …

Writers, this one is for you, with two book club guests in for a chat on Sunday. This week I’m looking forward to  chat with…

From snapper to writer: Murmuration author Robert Lock …

This week I will be joined by Robert  ‘Rob’ Lock, author of Murmuration. The publication of the novel is a 34-year-old dream come true for…

Best-selling author Alice Broadway to appear on Lie …

Successful author and all-round nice person Alice Broadway will be in conversation with Nicola Adam, as part of her Lie In with Nicola show on…

Review: The Red Cobra by Rob Sinclair

Carl Logan is back but this time his new name is James Ryker and he’s escaped a life of mayhem and murder to hole up…

Books: Author Cecelia Ahern and the Perfect smell …

Cecelia Ahern If you have ever wondered what success smells like, here is your answer. Lime, basil and mandarin, in the shape of a Jo…

Review: Baby dear by Linda Huber (Bloodhound Books)

 A woman without a child, a woman about to give birth but not sure she even wants it. A husband unsure about a new baby.…