Rewind, recap: weekly update w/e 16/07/17

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My view this week. Well… Not strictly true as I didn’t make it anywhere near Brixton or Victoria. But I was in London for a very flying visit to look at some industrial units. What a truly glamorous life I lead right? My Thursday consisted of – drive to Ponders End (via Starbucks) – spend five minutes looking at an industrial unit. Spend an hour driving to Kingsbury, in NW London (via Costa Coffee) – spend five minutes looking at an industrial unit. Drive to Hayes – spend five minutes looking at an industrial unit. Drive home (via Starbucks). Exciting stuff huh? Continue reading “Rewind, recap: weekly update w/e 16/07/17”

#BlogTour Guest Post: Dying Art by Malcolm Hollingdrake @MHollingdrake @Bloodhoundbooks

It is my absolute pleasure to be one of the two blogs opening up the tour for Dying Art, the start of a new DCI Bennett series from Malcolm Hollingdrake, alongside Caroline over at Bits About Books. Thanks fo Sarah Hardy at Bloodhound Books for inviting me to be a part of the tour. I have a fabulous guest post from Malcolm to share with you all in just a moment, including a short extract from the book, but first, here is what this book is all about.

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Following his recovery from a personal and professional trauma, Detective Chief Inspector Cyril Bennett has been declared medically fit to resume his police duties. He returns to discover a complex case involving the art world.

Soon Bennett unearths a dark side of the industry where greed, ambition and dubious practices thrive and, where there is money to be made, violence and murder are never far away.

Working their way through a maze of galleries, museums and the internet, Bennett’s team struggles to make sense of the evidence.

Can Bennett tell the difference between what is real and what is fake?

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