Category Archives: Scotland

Blood Tears by Michael J Malone

Blood Tears by Michael J Malone Five Leaves Publications, 2012 Kindle edition Reviewed at Petrona, August 2012. Advertisements

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Sail of Stone by Ake Edwardson

Sail of Stone by Åke Edwardson translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles Simon & Schuster, 2012 (US edition) First published in Sweden, 2002. Chief Inspector Erik Winter #6 Reviewed at Petrona, August 2012.

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Cradle to Grave by Aline Templeton

Cradle to Grave by Aline Templeton Hodder, 2010 (PB 2011) DI Marjory Fleming #6 Reviewed at Petrona, March 2012.

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The Lewis Man by Peter May

The Lewis Man by Peter May Quercus, 2012 (#2 of the Lewis trilogy) Reviewed at Petrona, February 2012.

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The Blackhouse by Peter May

The Blackhouse by Peter May Quercus, 2011. Reviewed at Petrona, February 2012.

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The Impossible Dead by Ian Rankin

The Impossible Dead by Ian Rankin Orion, 2011. Reviewed at Petrona, January 2012.

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Yin Yang Tattoo by Ron McMillan

Yin Yang Tattoo by Ron McMillan Sandstone, 2010 Reviewed at Petrona, January 2012.

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Dead in the Water by Aline Templeton

Dead in the Water by Aline Templeton Hodder & Stoughton 2010 (pb edition, first published 2009) Marjory Fleming #5 Review posted at Petrona, January 2012.

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Lamb to the Slaughter by Aline Templeton

Lamb to the Slaughter by Aline Templeton Hodder & Stroughton, 2008. Reviewed at Petrona, December 2011.

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The End of the Wasp Season by Denise Mina

The End of the Wasp Season by Denise Mina Orion, 2011 Reviewed at Petrona, November 2011.

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