Category Archives: RC Bridgestock

**Weekly Wrap Up**

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Oh dear, oh dear I have only Managed to read ONE book this week, I hang my head in shame! A book blogger whose only read one book in a week (oh the shame!)

All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy Walker

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This was a fantastic and gripping read, but I’m saving my review for the blog tour, you can read my review on Friday 15th July . Now I’ve read my last blog tour book, I’m hoping to read a couple from my own very dusty TBR shelf…….well that was my plan but after reading such great reviews for The Opticians Wife by Betsy Reavley I’ve pushed this one to the very top! I will let you know my thoughts once I’ve read it

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Books I’ve received this week

I haven’t received any book post this week which is very unusual, I’ve missed the satisfying bang when a book comes through the letter box, but on the plus side my TBR pile of physical books hasn’t grown!

Arc’s I’ve received this week

I am still being really good with my NetGalley books and only requested one, I spotted The Last One by Alexandra Oliva, the book description reminded me of The Hunger Games, which I loved, and thought it would make a change from my usual reads.

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Books I’ve bought

I really am having a bad week, I haven’t bought ONE book this week, yes you read that right! It hasn’t been the best of weeks for me and I’ve been really stressed, which I think has had a knock on effect with my reading/buying books, hopefully normal service will resume soon

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Last week on The Book Review Café

**My Book Of The Month** June 2016 | The Book Review Café
https://thebookreviewcafe.com/2016/07/01/my-book-of-the-month-june-2016/

With Deadly Intent by KA Richardson | The Book Review Café
https://thebookreviewcafe.com/2016/06/30/with-deadly-intent-by-ka-richardson/

Consequences by RC Bridgestock | The Book Review Café
https://thebookreviewcafe.com/2016/06/28/consequences-by-rc-bridgestock/

Next week on the book review café

Blog Tour for Outside Looking In by Michael Wood review

Blog Tour for Made To Be Broken by Rebecca Bradley Guest post & review

And hopefully a review for The Opticians Wife if I get my reading mojo back

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Blogging news from The Book Review Café

I now have a brand new address…….The Book Review Café.Com  I dropped the WordPress bit, a few bloggers have asked me if it was easy, and yes it was simple as both Kate over at https://bibliophilebookclub.com/
and Sarah at https://bytheletterbookreviews.com/ had promised it would be, it literally gives you a step by step guide to changing, and no I never lost any followers, and it appears any links to my old WordPress address will still direct them to my site. It costs £15.00 a year if anyone’s interested

As to the benefits I wanted my address to appear more professional and I think by adding the dot.com it does that, I’m not sure there are many other benefits like being able to personalise your blog in the way you want to, I think that is a different upgrade altogether.

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Sorry I haven’t got much to share this week, but hopefully I can catch up with some reading this week, as I have a few days holiday.

Consequences by RC Bridgestock

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Book Description

Detective Inspector Jack Dylan’s list of things to do is getting out of control. He has two unconnected murders to solve. One victim is a small child and the other a young woman; plus a missing detective to find. Long hours are part of the job, but does he have the time to figure out the pieces to the crime jigsaws, and save his relationship?

With the pressure mounting, Dylan has to solve the murder of Liz, a young woman found burned alive in a public park. He also has to find out where half a million pounds of the young woman’s money has gone and how his missing sergeant may be involved in the whole sorry mess.

Usually the search for the murderer begins with the immediate family but the dead woman’s husband is in prison. CONSEQUENCES shows the steps the detectives must take to find the answer to the question – who killed Liz?

RC Bridgestock are consultants to ITV’s award winning drama series
‘Scott & Bailey’ and the BBC’s new police drama ‘Happy Valley’.

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From the authors of ‘Deadly Focus’ comes the second book in the ‘D.I. Jack Dylan’ series, although Consequences could be read as a standalone it’s well worth reading Deadly Focus first just because it’s such a good book and you will also get a feel for the characters. Consequences is a very gritty and compelling read, but a word of warning this book isn’t for the faint hearted. I found the descriptions regarding the murdered child made for an uncomfortable and heartbreaking read, but in the authors defence you only have to watch the television or pick up a newspaper to see these things really do happen, so unfortunately it makes for a very credible read.

What I particularly like about this series is the fact the authors focus on the very people who deal with these sorts of crimes on a daily basis, exploring the demands of the job and the effect it has on their working and personal life, so much so it feels like you are reading about a real life team. DI Jack Dylan is a rather unusual protagonist for a DI, he’s just your “average Joe”, hard working, clean cut and highly respected by his team, he’s not a man with a chip on his shoulder, fool hardy, a womaniser or a heavy drinker (unlike a lot of the DI’s in novels) which makes a refreshing change if I’m honest. It’s clear to see that the RC Bridgestock has experience of the police/legal profession as the expertise shows in their writing.

As the team investigate two separate murders this hard hitting police procedure is shrouded in tension, it’s gritty realism adds to an engaging read that kept me reading late into the night. Unusually you know early on who committed the crimes, which can been a huge risk, as I always find part of the suspense of crime books is second guessing the killer, but the authors manage to maintain the suspense through the investigation.

Consequences explores the steps Jack Dylan and his team must take to bring both investigations to a satisfying conclusion, as well as the consequences people must face when they make the wrong decisions. This is a brilliant sequel to Deadly Focus,the characters are exceptionally well defined, the dramatic and genuine police situations are spot on and make for a gripping read. I wouldn’t  hesitate to read the rest of the series, and I would highly recommend this series to fans of police procedures.

4.5 out of 5

Print Length: 258 pages

Publisher: Caffeine Nights Publishing (2 April 2012)

Kindle     Paperback

**Weekly Wrap Up Post**

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I have only managed to read two books this week, shock, horror! But working shifts it’s not always easy to fit in time to read, but the two books I read I really enjoyed

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First up was my Top Secret Read I really can’t say to much about this book as its still hush, hush  it hasn’t even got a cover yet, but what I will say it’s definitely going to be on my list of top read of 2016 it’s fantastic read and has a very original plot, it was absolutely gripping .

And I followed this with ……..

With Deadly Intent by KA Richardson

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Again I really enjoyed this book and I liked the fact the protagonist is a CSM – Crime Scene Manager rather than a detective, my review  for With Deadly Intent will be on my blog next week

Books I’ve received this week

It really has been a fantastic week for me, and everyone who follows me will know I’m a huge fan of author Robert Bryndza, so you can imagine how excited I was to receive book post from the man himself, and he even found the time to write personal message’s in The Girl In The Ice and The Night Stalker. If you haven’t read these books yet you really need to buy them, if you are a lover of a gritty crime read, you are in for a real treat

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Arc’s I’ve received this week

Well it’s been a WHOLE  week and I’ve kept to my NetGalley ban, I forgot I requested a couple of books a few weeks ago, and I have finally been improved for them, so I really have kept to my NetGalley ban, honest!

The Woman In Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

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The Butterfly Garden by Dot Hutchinson

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Books I’ve bought this week

I’ve been really, really good and ONLY bought ONE book this week, and that’s because I’m still trying desperately to get to that dusty shelf of TBR books, and my NetGalley shelf, mind you my husband’s not helping matters as he topped up my Amazon account again as a surprise! Bless him he knows how much I love my books

The Opticians wife by Betsy Reavley

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Last week on The Book Review Café

Author interview with Between You And Me by Lisa Hall

https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/22/author-interview-between-you-and-me-by-lisa-hall-no-spoilers/

A review for Shallow Waters by Rebbeca Bradley

https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/21/shallow-waters-by-rebecca-bradley/

Blog tour for When The Killing Starts by RC Bridgewater & Guest Post

https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/24/blog-tour-when-the-killing-starts-by-rc-bridgestock-guest-post/

Cover reveal for Whyte Lies by KC Acton
https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/20/cover-reveal-whyte-lies-by-kc-acton/

The Stepmother by Claire Seeber

https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/25/the-step-mother-by-claire-seeber/

**Extract** from Last To Die by Arlene Hunt

https://thebookreviewcafe.wordpress.com/2016/06/23/extract-from-last-to-die-by-arlene-hunt/

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Next week on the book review café

A review for With Deadly Intent by KA Richardson

A review for consequences by RC Bridgewater

My book of the month June 2016

Blogging news from The Book Review Café

This week has been an amazing for The Book Review Café I was named Blogger Of The Week over at http://www.Fahrenheit-Press.com, to say I was shocked was an understatement! There are so many awesome book bloggers out there who deserve this award. When I started my book blog back in September 2015, I never thought very much about where it would lead, I thought a few people might read my reviews, but I never expected to have over 3,600 awesome people following The Book Review Café. I’ve also made some great friends in the book blogging community, everyone has been so helpful, friendly and supportive and are always happy to share posts. I still found it hard to get my head around the fact that I’m friendly with numerous authors, who are also very supportive of The Book Review Café, and are always willing to provide me with features for my blog. If you want to nominate a blogger you can do so over on Twitter @farenheitpress.

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**Blog Tour** When The Killing Starts by RC Bridgestock & Guest Post

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Today I’m the next stop on the blog tour for When The Killing Starts by RC Bridgestock. RC. Bridgestock is the name that husband and wife co-authors Robert (Bob) and Carol Bridgestock write under. Between them they have nearly 50 years of police experience, offering an authentic edge to their stories. Interestingly the couple are the storyline consultants on BAFTA winning BBC 1 police drama Happy Valley and series 3 of ITV’s Scott & Bailey. This is the seventh book in the DI Jack Dylan, and it’s an absolutely “must read” series if you’re a fan of police procedure books. RC Bridgestock have kindly written a guest post for The Book Review Café

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You know when you feel like you’ve done something good, how you hug that warm feeling – life can’t get much better can it? We feel like that when we know we have inspired someone to read or write. Or we raise money or awareness for one of the five charities we are honoured to be Patrons/Ambassadors for…

A former top West Yorkshire, English detective Bob Bridgestock took charge of the investigation into 26 murders, 23 major incidents including drive by shootings, over 50 suspicious deaths and numerous sexual assaults in the last three years of his 30 year career. One time Senior Investigating Officer and retired superintendent Bridgestock and his wife Carol have now harnessed their 47 years police service to write the Detective Inspector Jack Dylan police procedural/crimefiction series and the seventh novel When The Killing Starts is out 30th June.

The books are set in the imaginary town of Harrowfield, West Yorkshire the county where the couple worked, where Carol was also a civilian employee for 17 years. So you may catch a glimpse of Leeds and surrounding areas in the novels, along with some interesting true facts andmyths thrown into the mix too.

How autobiographical the experience of lead character SIO Jack Dylan is, as he confronts his worst nightmares, is not clear. But the knowledge of how murder investigations are carried out and how they affect the principle characters has the ring of authenticity.

The last thing on their minds when they retired was writing – never mind becoming International authors and consultants to BAFTA winning TV series such as BBC 1 Happy Valley and ITV 1 Scott & Bailey. However fate had other ideas and the Isle of Wight has had it’s fabled relaxing ect on this non-stop policeman and his wife in ‘retirement’.

The couple want everyone to feel the joy of writing and the thrill of achievement. Carol is a warm northern lass, a devoted wife and mother who loves feeding everyone and Bob, despite his lifelong profession, has an irrepressible humour and is a natural raconteur. ‘We’d watch crime drama on TV and he’d say ‘that would never happen,’ says Carol. ‘I’d say he ought to write it as it is.’ Bob eventually shocked the family by enrolling them both on a course at the Isle of Wight College – aptly named Write Your First Novel. Encouraged by the tutor, they turned Bob’s life’s work as a policeman and the couples home life during that period into fodder for fiction. ‘All the people on the course got on well and the tutor suggested we start our own writing circle,’ Carol explains. ‘None of us felt confident enough to go to somewhere with accomplished writers who knew what they were talking about. So the Wight Fair Writers Circle was born, and seven years later with its gentle but constructive approach now has a waiting list and is credited with five published authors. ‘We’re happy to help people start their own group,’ says Carol, who came up with a plan to share the group’s love of writing more widely, by running competitions for charity which has reached as far ‘up north’ as West Yorkshire. The plan was seized upon by the writing group, in particular one lady who, who shares Carol’s undaunted approach to life. She used redundancy to open a community bookshop in Newport, Isle of Wight, which has proved a useful generator of interest for writers and readers alike. To make the competition appealing Carol persuades local newspapers and magazines to publish winning stories and this is now done on an annual basis. The couple also provide three RC Bridgestock trophy, one for Leeds Academy, another for Hipperholme Grammar Schooland a third for Calderdale College Make-up artist students.

Already the competitions have bucked the ‘boys aren’t interested in fiction’ trend and have raised over £8,000 for several charities. Carol knows exactly which levers to pull to get what she wants. ‘Schools are really keen. It ticks their Ofsted requirement to work with the community, and they all like to have a published author among their pupils,’ she said. Inspiring stories abound like the dyslexic man who’d been told all his life he was a failure and, bursting with pride, brought his family to the presentation evening. And the disabled lady whose stories about her cats had impressed the judge, People Friend’s short story writer Pat Thornborough, not only with the structure of the plot but with the detailed characterisation. ‘The lady was too ill to be presented at the Minster so we came to her, and she said she felt like a queen!

The couple, so thankful for their great #TeamDylan reader following are taking the ‘When The Killing Starts’ book launch tour this year to West Yorkshire where they are Patrons for B.A.S.H (Brighouse And Surround Homeless) http://www.bashlocal.co.uk – Winners of the Yorkshire Choice Awards 2016.They are planning fourteen events in fourteen days, including a Murder Mystery Dinner – themed Cluedo (last years Gangsters and Molls is still thetalk of the town), four of these events will raise much needed funds.
Also they will be raising money for Bradford Police Museum by doing a talkin the old Courtroom that is used by many TV and Film companies: most recently by ITV Emmerdale.

Carol and Bob are also Patrons for – Isle of Wight Society for the Blind -http://www.iwsightconcern.org.uk – Winners Queen’s Voluntary Services Medal

2015RedLipstick Foundation – http://www.redlipstickfoundation.comAmbassadors

Bethany’s Smile – http://www.bethanyssmile.orgAmbassadors – The Forget Me Not

Children’s Hospice – http://www.forgetmenotchild.co.uk

Last year Carol and Bob were honoured in the Dick Tracy Hall of Fame and voted #8 by WHS readers as the Best Crime Writers of All Time. They are credited for their work on Radio 4’s Punt PI The Disappearance of Albert Lowenstein and often heard discussing recent police issues on BBC Radio Leeds.

About The Authors

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RC. Bridgestock is the name that husband and wife co-authors Robert (Bob) and Carol Bridgestock write under. Between them they have nearly 50 years of police experience, offering an authentic edge to their stories. The writing duo created the character DI Jack Dylan, a down-to-earth detective, written with warmth and humour.

Bob was a highly commended career detective of 30 years, retiring at the rank of Detective Superintendent.

During his last 3 years he took charge of 26 murders, 23 major incidents, over 50 suspicious deaths and numerous sexual assaults. He was also a trained hostage negotiator dealing with suicide interventions, kidnap, terrorism and extortion.

As a Detective Inspector he spent three years at the internationally acclaimed West Yorkshire Police Force Training School where he taught Detectives from all over the world in the whole spectrum of investigative skills and the law. On promotion to Detective Superintendent Bob was seconded to a protracted enquiry investigating alleged police corruption in another force. He worked on the Yorkshire Ripper and Sarah Harper murder, and received praise from Crown Court Judges and Chief Constables alike for outstanding work at all ranks, including winning the much coveted Dennis Hoban Trophy.

As a police civilian supervisor Carol also received a Chief Constable’s commendation for outstanding work.
The couple are the storyline consultants on BAFTA winning BBC 1 police drama Happy Valley and series 3 of ITV’s Scott & Bailey.

In 2015 The Gate Films optioned the crime series featuring DI Jack Dylan (which begins with Deadly Focus) written as R C Bridgestock, to develop as a television series.

Carol started and chaired the Wight Fair Writers’ Circle in 2008, along with Bob where she created an annual charitable community writing competition to inspire others of all ages.

R C Bridgestock appeared at number #8 in the best crime and thriller authors of all time in a W H Smith poll voted by the public in 2015.

Links to RC Bridgestock

Twitter: @RCBridgestock

http://rcbridgestock.com

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Book Description

Crime is a way of life for the Devlin brothers. Groomed at an early age and trained as criminals by local gangsters, the Devlin brothers get their thrill out of creating fear among their victims. They have a macabre pact; not to be arrested or caged.
Brutality hits the town of Harrowfield when the scourge of the community is found dead, his companion slaughtered. The locals react with praise for the killers.
The same day firefighters respond to a fire but lose the fight to save Merton Manor. Amongst the debris two bodies are discovered; executed.
As Dylan struggles to cope with the pressure, armed officers await his judgement call.
Can he remain professional or will he release his anger?

If you enjoy a police procedure story, that’s as dark and gritty as it gets then look no further. When The Killing Starts is the 7th in the DI Jack Dylan series, I have managed to read the first two in the series which I really enjoyed, but unfortunately I haven’t had the time to read the other books due to the amount of TBR books on my ever growing pile, I was able to read this book as a standalone, but I’m sure I have missed the evolution of character through the previous books, which was a shame. When The Killing Starts is a gripping and a very disturbing read, the murders are graphic to say the least and made for a very uncomfortable read, and it’s definitely not one for the faint hearted. I think the authors experience and involvement in high profile cases has provided the fuel that brings their writing to life, as they certainly don’t “sugar coat” the hideous crimes the killers commit.

The Killing starts features heavily on the police procedure side of things and it so well described that as the reader I felt very much part of the investigation, the tension and feelings of urgency to solve the case added to the suspense. It was also interesting to see the effects such investigations have on the very people involved in the case. The protagonist DI Jack Dylan struggles to balance his personal life along side the demands of a very challenging job. Di Jack Dylan is a very likeable character he is tenacious, intelligent and relentless in his pursuit to catch the killers, so much so at times his job seems to come before his family and his health, as I’m sure this is the case for many DI’s up and down the country. Unusually you learn who the killers are almost from the start, so When The Killing Starts focuses more on the police procedures involved in bringing the criminals to justice. The characters in the team are well developed, the dark humour and banter from the team, add some light relief to this gritty tale.

The fact that the authors have worked in the police force is as always very evident and the wealth of knowledge comes across clearly in making the story and plot lines believable at the same time as giving the characters real depth. Although it really does have its moments – this isn’t an edge-of-your-seat hardcore thriller, If you read it with that expectation, you just might be a tad disappointed, but on the other hand if you are a lover of authentic and well plotted police procedural novels then I would highly recommend this book.

Print Length: 315 pages

Publisher: Caffeine Nights Publishing (30 Jun. 2016)

Kindle       Paperback

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**Weekly Wrap Up Post **

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Well it’s time for my weekly wrap up, last week I was so engrossed in reading The Stepmother by Claire Seeber I completely forgot to do one. This week I have read four books and started on my fifth book, which is exceptionally good going for me.

Books I’ve read this week

Consequences by RC Bridgestock

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Whyte Lies by KC Acton

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The Stepmother by Claire Seeber

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Shallow Waters by Rebecca Bradley

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Made To Be Broken by Rebecca Bradley

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Books I’ve bought This week

I’ve been really, really good and ONLY bought ONE book this week, and that’s because I have such a huge pile of books I’m desperate to read sitting on my TBR pile. I’ve also decided to cut back on the blog tours, as I’ve done so many lately it’s hard to fit in books that I’m desperate to read that are sitting gather dust on my TBR pile

With Deadly Intent by KA Richardson

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Last week on The Book Review Café

Baby Doll by Hollie Overton You can read my review here

WWW Wednesday You can see my post here

My Girl by Jack Jordan Blog Tour, including a guest post from the very talented Jack Jordan

You can see Jack’s Guest post, and my review here

The Caller by MA Comley and Tara Lyons Blog Tour including a guest post from Tara Lyons, one half of this very talented duo You can read Tara’s Guest post and my review here

Arcs I’ve received this week

I’m trying to be really good and not request any ARC’s from NetGalley until my TBR pile has diminished but I did have a couple of  little slips…….

Can You #ReadWithoutPrejudice

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Book Description
There are two points in life when we are all equal: at the moment of birth and at the moment of death. It is how we live in between that defines us.
Delicately balanced.
Perfectly crafted.
Beautifully written.
We want you to immerse yourself in this dazzling novel, free from any preconceptions that a cover, title or author can bring.
We ask you simply to #readwithoutprejudice.

I love the thought of reading a book that you nothing about, let alone who wrote it . I have taken a quick look at it and I think I know who the author is but I’m not telling 

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I was approached by the publishers to review this ARC, it’s top secret and hasn’t even got a cover yet, and because I love this authors books (NO it’s not Robert  Bryndza, I’m a huge fan in case you didn’t know) I jumped at the chance, that’s all I can tell you my lips are sealed 🤐🤐🤐🤐🤐

Next week on the book review café

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Q & A with Lisa Hall where we will be discussing the hell of all “twists”

Blog tour for When The Killing Starts by RC Bridgestock including a fascinating guest post and my review

The Stepmother by Claire Seeber review

Shallow Waters by Rebecca Bradley review

The Book Review café  blogging news

I have one more book to read for a Blog Tour in July All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy Walker, and then I’m really looking forward to reading some of the books of my very dusty TBR pile. I love doing blog tours and get really excited about them, and before I know it I have agreed to do 7-8 blog tours in one month, which is great, but then I find myself panicking that I won’t get all the book tour books read in time, and have very little time in between to read the books I really want to read which is why I’m going to try and cut back on the blog tours **watch this space**

I was really excited to see Louise Jensen’s header on Twitter just happens to be a quote from my review for her debut novel The Sister, things like this make my day as a blogger

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**Weekly Wrap Up**

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Well it’s that time of the time of the week again, where does the time go? Answers on a postcard please. So today it’s my weekly wrap up and I’m pleased to say I’ve managed to read more than one book again this week, I finished one, read one and just started on my third book this week  not bad considering I’ve been on lates this week so struggle to find anytime to read.

Outside Looking In by Michael Wood

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I’ve really been looking forward to reading the latest release from Michael Wood, it’s the second in the DCI Matilda Darke series, and I loved it, you will be able to read my review on Monday 4th July as part of the blog tour

The Caller by M. A. Comley and Tara Lyons

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This is the first collaboration from authors M.A. Comley and Tara Lyons, and again I really enjoyed this new crime series, again this ones for a blog tour so you will be able to read my review on Friday 17th June 

When The Killing Starts by R C Bridgestock

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This is the 7th book in the series and it’s a cracker! If you love a gritty police procedure book you will love this, and yes this book is for the blog tour you can catch my review on Friday 24th June

Books I’ve bought

I’ve been really, really good and only bought one book this week, and that’s because I have such a huge pile of books I’m desperate to read sitting on my TBR pile

Beautiful by Anita Waller

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Last week On the book review café

Blog tour and Guest post for The Night Stalker by Robert Bryndza, You can read my review and guest post from Robert Bryndza here

Blog tour for The Safe Word by Karen Long, You can read my review here

My book of the month May 2016, You can see my book of the month here
Review for the Hatching by Ezekiel Boone, You can see my review here

Arc’s I’ve received this week

Whyte lies by KC Acton

I See You by Clare Mackintosh

The Kept Woman by Karin Slaughter

Baby Doll by Hollie Overton

Cut To The Bone by Alex Cann

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Review for The Sister by Louise Jenson

Review for S Is For Stranger by Louise Stone

A special guest review for The Last Good Girl by Alison Leotta

Blog tour for When He Fell by Kate Hewitt

Blogging news from the book review café

I just had to share this in my weekly round up, I was estatic to see Robert Bryndza used a quote from my review for The Night Stalker as his header on his very own Twitter page, how exciting is that?

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What books have you been reading this week? I would love to know, please feel free to leave a comment 

**Weekly Wrap Up**

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Oh dear I’m afraid I haven’t got much to share regarding the books I’ve read this week, I’ve only managed to read one, yes you read that right ONE book I’m hanging my head in shame as I write 🙈. Unfortunately I just haven’t felt like reading much this week but I did manage to read…..

Chosen Child by Linda Huber

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I really enjoyed Chosen Child, I’m not usually one for covers, but I love the colours of this one I will be posting my review soon

Last week on the book review cafe

Deadly Focus by R C Bridgestock review You can read my review here 

Author interview with Sanjida Kay Bone By Bone You can read the interview here

Blog tour and review Something Old Something New by Darcie Boleyn You can read my review here

Blog tour and review The Madam by Jaime Raven You can read my review here

Books I’ve bought this week

My lovely husband presented me with an Amazon gift voucher as a surprise, even after 28 years of marriage, he still likes to suprise me every now and then,  and so I’ve added these books to my ever growing TBR pile

Book Post I received this week

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I recieved these books in the post this week, and I’m not sure which one to read first, as they all sound really good

Local Girl Missing by Claire Douglas

Consequences by RC Bridgestock

All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy Walker, I’m on the blog tour for this book in July, so my review won’t be on my blog for a while yet 

The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone

The Girl With A Clock For A Face by Peter Swanson, I won this over at The Book Club aka TBC, so my thanks to Tracy Fenton

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Not much I’m afraid as obviously I haven’t read much this week, I have numerous reviews ready to go, but they are for blog tours I’m on in June

My A-Z of books tag

Chosen child by Linda Huber book review

Last To Die by Arlene Hunt  book review

My blog news 

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I’m really chuffed to have been nominated for best newcomer in the 2nd Annual Blogger Bash Awards, I’m not expecting to come even close to winning as I’m up against some amazing bloggers, but it’s just brilliant to have been nominated. If you would like to vote for your favourite book bloggers I’ve included the link (I’ve already voted for my favourite bloggers, how about you?)

https://sachablack.co.uk/2016/05/19/vote-now-annual-bloggers-bash-awards-now-open/