A(nother) Year Of Orenda – The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone

A(nother) Year Of Orenda – The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone

Today it's back to Mandie who has a review of book two in a series that always leaves us with a hankering for Swedish bakeries - The Big Chill from Doug Johnstone's Skelfs series. I loved this book, so much so it made it to my #bookvent countdown last month. This is an incredible series [...]

Bloody Scotland McIlvanney Prize Shortlist: Q&A With Doug Johnstone

Bloody Scotland McIlvanney Prize Shortlist: Q&A With Doug Johnstone

Any one who has been following the blog for some time will know that there are two things I really do like quite a lot. 1 - Orenda Books, and 2 - Bloody Scotland Crime Fiction Festival. Sadly Bloody Scotland isn't going ahead in its usual format this year due to the ongoing pandemic, but [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone

A Year of Orenda – The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone

Today it is my absolute pleasure to be taking part n the blog tour for The Big Chill by Doug Johnstone. Book two in the Skelfs series, it features three generations of Skelf women who, between them, run both a Detective Agency and a Funeral Directors. My thanks go to Anne Cater of Random Things [...]

A Year of Orenda – A Dark Matter by Doug Johnstone

A Year of Orenda – A Dark Matter by Doug Johnstone

Today I pass the blog over to Mandie who has a review of A Dark Matter by Doug Johnstone as part of our #YearOfOrenda. Mandie's been enjoying playing Orenda catch up so much, she's even taken on some extra titles this year, and after attending the launch for this book back in January, she couldn't [...]