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Boxset 2D.jpgThe Lagotti Family Box Set Blog Tour | Leopold Borstinski | Sobriety Press
* Noir Crime Thriller
* Monday 30th September to Wednesday 9th October
* DIGITAL REVIEW ONLY blog tour
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

**Bloggers can receive either one book from the series or all four**

Two generations and four decades in the lives of Frank, Mary Lou and the rest of the gang

The Heist: After leaving Baltimore Penitentiary, Frank’s get rich quick scheme to rob a bank requires his girlfriend, Mary Lou to sleep with an inside guy and for his gang to stay together long enough to take down the vault. Meanwhile Mary Lou falls for the inside man and can’t decide whether to go with him or Frank. If she chooses the wrong fella she’ll be penniless and wind up dead. How would you choose between a fool and a dreamer?

The Getaway: After ex-con Frank and his girlfriend Mary Lou rob a Baltimore Bank, they must flee across country before the Feds find them and the mob ices them for stealing from an organized crime boss. As they dash to California, trust becomes the most important currency as Frank and Mary Lou grapple to decide whether love is enough to keep them together. And by the time they reach their goal, they must fight to the death to survive hired guns and trained police shooters. If they don’t kill everyone in their way then they will die themselves. Would you risk everything for a sack of greenbacks?

Powder: When Mary Lou takes the proceeds from a bank robbery to start up her heroin dealing business, old enemies circle overhead and threaten the lives of her twins. How will she keep them safe in such a dangerous place and what is she prepared to do to secure her new venture?

Mama’s Gone: When Mary Lou makes some bad decisions, her twins and her husband must decide whether she’s losing her mind. If they can get that cleared up then all they have to worry about is their feud with the Russian mob. And then someone goes and ices the old lady. Who would have the cajones to murder the head of the Lagotti family?

1 Bowery Slugger Hi Res 1910.jpgThe Bowery Slugger | Leopold Borstinski | Sobriety Press
* Crime / Historical Fiction / Thriller
* Monday 11th to Sunday 24th November
* DIGITAL REVIEW ONLY blog tour
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

A turn-of-the-century Jewish boy works his way up through the gangs of New York.

When Alex Cohen arrives in 1915 America, he seizes the land of opportunity with both hands and grabs it by the throat. But success breeds distrust and Alex must choose between controlling his gang and keeping his friend alive. What would you do if the person you trusted most is setting you up to die at your enemies’ hands?

The first book in the Alex Cohen series is a violent historical novel, which rips through the early years of the Jewish New York mob. Leopold Borstinski’s gripping crime noir beats at the chest of every reader with a bloody fist.

Feather Claw sunset v12 YELLOW high res.jpgFeather and Claw (DC Cat McKenzie Mysteries #2) | Susan Handley | Sunningdale Books
* Crime Thriller
* Wednesday 4th to Sunday 15th December
* DIGITAL REVIEW ONLY blog tour
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

They say choice not chance determines human destiny, but on foreign shores not everyone is what they seem and choices can be ill informed.

Mentally and physically exhausted after her last case, Cat McKenzie heads to the sunny shores of Southern Cyprus. When a fellow guest, an American business man, suddenly dies, Cat’s instincts scream foul play. Unable to step out of her skin as a detective, she can’t help but start to dig.

Drawn into a dark world inhabited by arsonists, bird-trappers and a cold-hearted killer, Cat is soon playing a dangerous game; one that has tragic consequences.

To get closer to the truth, Cat must get closer to the killer and allow the killer to get closer to her. But surrounded by strangers, each appearing to be as respectable as the other, she first needs to figure out which of them are feather and which of them are claw.

something to tell you amazon.jpgSomething To Tell You | David Edwards | Troubador/Matador
* Speculative Fiction/Science Fiction
* Monday 16th to Sunday 22nd December
* REVIEW ONLY blog tour at present (either physical copies for UK-based bloggers or a digital copy if preferred)
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

Something To Tell You is the latest novel from bestselling author, David Edwards. Speculative fiction is rare, like the new particle created by Bert and Sam when colliding matter and antimatter deep beneath Geneva.

 The story follows the two families of Bert Leinster and his best friend Sam Murray, as the earth comes under bombardment by a Higgs Boson particle storm. The Central Control of the World council insists that survival depends on living underground, protected by The Envelope. As CCOW persuades humankind to hide in the Deeps, Bert cannot challenge CCOW nor comprehend why people cannot see the truth behind the lies.

 Everything changes when he meets Her. Lily, a plant who becomes his enemy in the battle to save humankind, to save you… although 99.9% of you is empty space. Do you deserve saving?

the art of murder amazonThe Art of Murder (Jordan Jenner Mysteries #2) | J.S. Strange | Panther Publishing
* Cozy Mystery
* Monday 3rd to Sunday 16th February 2020
* DIGITAL REVIEW ONLY blog tour
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

Wales at its best.

The second in the Jordan Jenner Mysteries series. The follow up to Murder on the Rocks.

Artist Xander Draper is being threatened by a dangerous group. With PI Jordan Jenner’s help, Xander hopes to remain unscathed.

But when Xander is murdered, his body displayed as his final exhibit, Jordan realises the extent of the trouble Xander was in. Now, there are people following Jordan. They know his name, and they want him dead.

Meanwhile, Jordan’s brother Ashley has returned, and he has a secret. As time runs out to solve the murder of the famous artist, Jordan begins to fear his brother may be responsible.

A classic cosy mystery set in the heart of Cardiff.

A perfect read for fans of Agatha Christie.

A murdered artist. A brother with a deadly secret. A group intent on killing. The Art of Murder is the second in the Jordan Jenner Mysteries series, a cosy murder mystery set in Wales.

Cover to FollowToxic Deception (Jordan Reed Thriller Series #1) | Kevin Crowell | Self Published
* Medical Mystery Thriller
* Monday 3rd to Monday 17th February 2020
* DIGITAL REVIEW ONLY blog tour
* To join this tour please add your blog name to this DOODLE

Strange symptoms. Bloody secrets. Can one reporter solve a medical mystery before she ends up in a body bag?

Jordan Reed put her world on hold to hunt down corruption. So when the gutsy journalist gets tipped off about blood money changing hands at a pharmaceutical factory, she dives into the story. With an otherwise healthy worker dropping dead of multiple organ failure, Jordan suspects something far more sinister than a simple accident…

Daring to go up against big pharma, she gains an ally on the inside and recruits two friends to join the investigation. But after a string of false leads and tight-lipped witnesses, she ties her case to disturbingly similar evidence in a medical trial on the other side of the globe. And if she doesn’t expose the lethal conspiracy soon, Jordan is terrified she and her team could be the next victims of the lethal cover-up.

Can Jordan take down a greedy corporation before they sacrifice more lives in the drive for profit?

Toxic Deception is the first book in the gripping Jordan Reed thriller series. If you like tenacious heroines, underdog stories, and edge-of-your-seat action, then you’ll love K.C. Gillis’s page-turning tale.