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The Blue Place by Nicola Griffith

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When you read that a series of books are “brilliant and heartbreaking and made of awesome sauce and everybody should read them …

End of Watch

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The opening voice-over to this film was almost enough to make me turn if off straight away, but then I would have …

child 44

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A Leo Demidov story. When a young boy’s body is found on the train tracks in Moscow Leo Demidov’s job is to …

Child of fire by Harry Connolly

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Twenty Palaces : book 1 Ray Lilly is just out of prison and back on the job. His boss, Annalise, is just …

Strange Days dir. Kathryn Bigelow

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Part of my 2015 Sci-Fi Experience. Made in the mid-nineties this is a film set in the final few days of 1999. …

Clouds of Witness by Dorothy Sayers

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After solving the mystery of Whose Body Lord Peter Wimsey holidays in the wilds of Corsica, but, tiring of the rustic and wanting a bit of luxury he heads to Paris where he gets the shocking news that his brother, the Duke of Denver, has been arrested for murder. And the victim was Denis Cathcart, his sister’s fiancée. Wimsey heads for home straight away, and together with Inspector Parker he begins to investigate what actually happened.

The Winter Long by Seanan McGuire

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An October Daye novel: #8 October Daye has come a long way since Simon Torquill transformed her into a fish. She’s uncovered …