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Scotland on my Mind by Antti Tuomainen

Continuing on with our series of author experiences at book festivals Finland’s Antti Tuomainen reports back on his Edinburgh International Book Festival experience in 2018.  This past August, I was fantastically fortunate to be invited to and to participate in the Edinburgh International Book Festival. I say this with gratitude and happiness because EIBF is […]

Bloody Scotland 2018 — wandywatson

BLOODY SCOTLAND 2018 Is it always sunny in Stirling? I expect the locals would be quick to tell me that it’s not. My infrequent visits to the historic city always seem to produce good weather, although there is no suggestion that the residents want me to be there more often. It’s a beautiful place and […] […]

Jo Nesbo’s MacBeth – Chapter 1 #Sampler #JoNesboMacbeth #Giveaway #bloodyscotland

We are excited to bring you a sample of Jo Nesbo’s latest offering MacBeth today. Enjoy! MacBeth by Jo Nesbo Chapter 1 ‘They’re here,’ Inspector Duff said, hoping his men in the Narcotics Unit couldn’t hear the involuntary vibrato in his voice. He had assumed the Norse Riders would send three to four, maximum five, […]

What is at the centre of your world? A review of Malachy Tallack’s latest book

What is at the centre of your world? Have you ever thought about it? It might be you, it might be your family or it could be a place or a community.  The book I just finished reading has a valley as the centre of the world for its characters.  I should state now that […]

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) Season 4, Episode 8

I’m slowly recovering from End of The Bridge-itis. Do you agree with Andy on the way the series ended? Read more here

#ButeNoir2018 @ButeNoir @PrintPoint97

Originally posted on chapterinmylife: Scottish Crime Fiction Blogger:
If you have never been #doonthewatter to Rothesay then you are missing out on a treat and if you are a crime fiction fan then you are missing out on what is one of the best wee Crime Fiction Festivals in the land. #ButeNoir is now in…

#TheBridge (Bron/Broen) – Season 4, Episode 7

Catch up on Andy’s latest thiughts on The Bridge. I love these blogs posts! Genius!!!!

#TheBridge (Bron/Broen) – Season 4, Episode 6

Whats been happening in The Bridge? You can be sure this blog will keep you up to date …

#TheBridge, Season 4 Episode 5

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) –Season 4, Episode 5 So, for the first time in the series, I actually watched it when it was on BBC2. It really should be on in the winter, when it’s much darker, like the other ones have been. The pre-show announcer advises us that there is some bad language coming up, […] […]

#TheBridge, Season 4 Episode 4

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) –Season 4, Episode 4 After last week ended with the scariest looking clown ever seen, this week was likely to be a calm sedate affair wasn’t it? This week begins with Taariq meeting up with Morgan Sonning, who he had phoned last week saying that they needed to meet as he knew […] […]