Blurb: When a teenager is the victim of an unprovoked attack while walking his dog, a murder investigation begins. A cruel twist of fate makes his innocent family the targets of a vicious campaign of terror. As the detectives of Liverpool’s Major Investigation Team try to contain the violence, several key members of an organised crime family begin to topple, causing shockwaves across the planet.
My Review: A gripping standalone novel from the author of the Detective Alec Ramsay Series. I must start by saying WOW! I was hooked from the first page. I devoured this story and I really did not want it to end. Excellent story. Brick is full of drama, suspense, violence, death, guns and lies. The perfect read which will keep you hooked throughout. I found it easy to read and extremely fast paced. Of course like usual I WANTED MORE. I cannot wait to read more by Conrad Jones and I am very happy that I was introduced to this author. A thrilling story packed full, which you will not forget in a hurry. Brick is the perfect story for readers who enjoy an excellent thriller, crime, action, drama, suspense and mystery filled story. I would highly recommend this story to you all. Enjoy, I did. Loved it.
Please note this book has been republished under Bloodhound Books and I read this book in September last year, this is my original review! Can’t wait to see whats next from Conrad Jones! I’m waiting…… A well deserved five stars.
Caro and Jeff Horne seem to have it all until they learn that Jeff is infertile. Caro married Jeff because her biggest wish was to be a mother, and he had the means to give their children a better life than she’d had. Jeff, who is besotted with Caro, is terrified he will lose her now they can’t have a baby.
Across town, Sharon is eight months pregnant and unsure if she really wants to be a mother. Soon her world will collide with Jeff’s. He wants to keep Caro happy and decides that getting a baby is the only way.
Then Caro is accidently drawn into an underworld of drugs…
Meanwhile, Jeff is increasingly desperate to find a baby – but what lengths is he prepared to go to?
Is Sharon in danger, and will Caro ever have the family she’s always dreamed of?
WOW! I am impressed. What an amazing story. This is the first story I have read by Linda and it will not be my last, I really enjoyed reading this one. Very different! This story focuses on the NEED for a baby, which does still happen in the 21st century. A well planned and researched story which will have you hooked from the first page. Brilliant. A well deserved five stars. Baby dear is easy to read, fast paced and will hold your attention till the very last page… It also has a very beautiful cover which goes well the story. I would highly recommend this book to you all! CURRENTLY 99P.
They thought that they had all the power, until she took it from them.
A killer hunts abusive spouses, blogging about their sins post-kill. Soon the murders and the brazen journaling draws the attention of Police Scotland’s CID.
This killer works with surgical preparation, precision and skill, using a unique weapon of her own and never leaves a trace of evidence behind. Edinburgh’s DI Kathy McGuire, nearing the end of her career, begins the hunt for the murderer as a media frenzy erupts. But McGuire might have met her match…
What has led this killer to take the law into her own hands?
Is the woman accountable really a cold-hearted killer or a desperate vigilante?
HAPPY PUBLICATION DAY! C.P. Wilson writes Psychological Thrillers. Ice Cold Alice is due for publication by Bloodhound Books on April 20th, 2017 (TODAY) and is currently being adapted to a screenplay. Wilson is also the author of ten works of fiction in multiple genre and one non-fiction memoir under the name Mark Wilson.
Wilson currently teaches Biology in a Fife secondary school, is one half of a parent-team to two very active children, and mentors independent authors. He writes in his spare time, in lieu of sleep.
Wilson’s short story ‘Glass Ceiling’ won first prize in May, 2015 on Spinetingler’s Short story competition. dEaDINBURGH: Vantage reached the quarter finals of the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award in 2014 and was a finalist in the Wishing Shelf Book Awards, 2015.
Do you want to be in with a chance of winning a e-copy of Ice Cold Alice for FREE? Simply leave a comment below and every name will be entered for a chance to win. Goodluck. Winner will be contacted tomorrow morning. I haven’t been able to review this book personally yet, but I honestly cannot wait to dive into this book it sounds brilliant and I love the cover.