Daily Archives: June 23, 2012

Lorraine Connection by Dominique Manotti

Lorraine Connection by Dominique Manotti translated by Amanda Hopkinson and Ros Schwartz Arcadia, 2008 (first published 2006) Reviewed at Petrona, June 2012.

Posted in 5 star, Africa, Award winner, Books, Crime fiction, Current affairs, Europe, France, Korea, Political, Private investigator, Social comment, Translated | Leave a comment

The Last Girl by Jane Casey

The Last Girl by Jane Casey Ebury Press, 2012 Maeve Kerrigan #3 Reviewed at Petrona, June 2012.  

Posted in 3 star, Books, Crime fiction, England, Europe, Ireland, Legal, Police procedural, Series, Social comment | Leave a comment

In Her Blood by Annie Hauxwell

In Her Blood by Annie Hauxwell Penguin/Michael Joseph, 2012 (Australia) Catherine Berlin #1 Reviewed at Petrona, June 2012.  

Posted in 3 star, Australia, Books, Crime fiction, Debut, England, Europe, Police procedural, Series, Social comment, Thriller | Leave a comment

The Gingerbread House by Carin Gerhardsen

The Gingerbread House by Carin Gerhardsen translated by Paul Norlén Stockholm Text, 2012 (e-book), first published in Sweden 2008 Hammarby police #1 Reviewed at Petrona, June 2012.

Posted in 3 star, Books, Crime fiction, Europe, Police procedural, Psychology, Series, Social comment, Sweden, Translated | Leave a comment

Missing Persons by Nicci Gerrad

Missing Persons by Nicci Gerrard Penguin, 2012 Reviewed at Petrona, June 2012.

Posted in 2.5 stars, Books, Domestic, England, Europe | Leave a comment