Two communities. A shooting. Migrants on the run. Greece is caught in the jaws of economic crisis. Right-wing militias patrol the streets of Athens, and migrants Sunday and Samwells Ngone are struggling to survive in a country rife with poverty. Filoxénia is trying to carve out an independent life for herself in the city,… Read More Happy Publication Day to ‘Dead Olives’ by Jeremy Hinchliff, the exotic, sun-drenched thriller of the summer.
Over the last two weeks, a series of stunning reviews for He’s Gone have flooded in so this week’s Friday Reads is a round-up of the best bits that the book bloggers had to say. Raven Crime Reads @RavenCrime “I think this first introduction to DI Robyn Bailley and her team has enormous potential in… Read More Friday Reads: Praise for He’s Gone
This week’s Friday Reads is a guest post by Alex Clare on her top 5 crime authors AND a giveaway of her debut novel He’s Gone. To be in with a chance of winning, retweet and follow @ImpressBooks1. Happy Friday! First up is Jake Arnott I love The Long Firm Trilogy by Jake Arnott. He… Read More Friday Reads: Alex Clare’s Top 5 Crime Authors
James Joyce’s writings brim with musical allusions: Ulysses is replete with lyrics from popular songs of 1904 Dublin; he titled a collection of poetry ‘Chamber Music’, and his novel Finnegans Wake after an Irish ballad; another Irish ballad, the ‘Lass of Aughrim’, haunts a social gathering in ‘The Dead’, a short story from Dubliners. Music… Read More Music and The Joyce Girl
Monday 18 July marks the beginning of the He’s Gone blog tour. Over the next three weeks, our guest bloggers will be sharing their thoughts and opinions of He’s Gone. We’ll also be sharing some extracts and teasers from the novel, a chance to win an advance copy of the book and much more! “Why… Read More Launching the He’s Gone Blog Tour
So far, 2016 has seen a lot of fresh-faced new authors hitting the shelves. Here at Impress HQ, we’ve compiled a list of debut authors to watch out for, along with a few of our own. First up is Katerina Diamond Diamond has been hailed as the Queen of Crime since her debut novel… Read More Friday Reads: Discover a Debut
This week Rachel, our Commissioning Editor, has shared with us the books that are now on her TBR pile as a result of a unique second-hand bookshop experience. Last week I went on holiday in the Yorkshire Dales in the Wensleydale region. Having visited this region around 5 or 6 years ago, I had a… Read More Friday Reads: A Holiday Special
The next book in our Watchword imprint is Dead Olives by Jeremy Hinchliff, a modern crime novel set in Greece. To get you in the Greek spirit (and just in time for the holidays) we’ve put together the list of perfect books to read while you wait for the release of Dead Olives. When the… Read More Books to Read While Waiting for Dead Olives