Author Archives: Andrea Pryke

About Andrea Pryke

I have been collecting Marilyn Monroe items since 1990 and the collection includes around 400 books, as well as films, documentaries, dolls, records and all sorts of other items

Where the Dead Walk by John Bowen

Synopsis For some, ghosts are no more than the wounds loved ones leave in their wake, haunting the living only with their absence. Others take a more literal view.. .Kate Bennett, presenter of paranormal investigation cable TV show, ‘Where the … Continue reading

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Audio Books – Do they count as reading?

This is something that I have seen discussed a few times on blogs and booktube videos. Well if we are going to be completely technical about it then No it is not reading, because you are not actually reading the … Continue reading

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The Battered Body Beneath the Flagstones and other Victorian Scandals by Michelle Morgan

Published by Robinson on 12th April 2018 Synopsis: A grisly book dedicated to the crimes, perversions and outrages of Victorian England, covering high-profile offences – such as the murder of actor William Terriss, whose stabbing at the stage door of … Continue reading

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The House by Simon Lelic

This book was provided by Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review   Synopsis The perfect couple. The perfect house.¬† …The perfect crime. Londoners Jack and Syd moved into the house a year ago. It seemed like their … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – A Kingdom Falls by John Owen Theobald

Synopsis London, 1944. Britain’s capital is back in the firing line. It has been several years since the Blitz ended, but now death is dropping from the skies once more. Has the tide of war turned again? Anna Cooper survived … Continue reading

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A Kingdom Falls – John Owen Theobald – Blog Tour

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Blog Tour – District VIII by Adam Lebor

Synopsis Life’s tough for a Gypsy cop in Budapest. The cops don’t trust you because you’re a Gypsy. Your fellow Gypsies, even your own family, shun you because you’re a cop. The dead, however, don’t care. So when Balthazar Kovacs, … Continue reading

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In the Dark by Andreas Pfluger – BLOG TOUR

Synopsis Jenny Aaron was once part of an elite police unit tracking Germany’s most dangerous criminals. She was the best. Until it all went wrong. A disastrous mission saw her abandon a wounded colleague and then lose her sight forever. … Continue reading

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Two Nights by Kathy Reichs

Synopsis Meet¬†Sunday Night, a woman with physical and psychological scars, and a killer instinct … Sunnie has spent years running from her past, burying secrets and building a life in which she needs no one and feels nothing. But a … Continue reading

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Blog tour – The Dark Isle by Clare Carson

Published by Head of Zeus 1st June 2017 Synopsis Sam grew up in the shadow of the secret state. Her father was an undercover agent, full of tall stories about tradecraft and traitors. Then he died, killed in the line … Continue reading

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