A Year of Orenda – Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson

A Year of Orenda – Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson

This is one of the books that started me on the road to becoming a lifelong Orenda Books fan. There were a cluster of three books that I picked up on during my visit to my first ever Crimefest in Bristol back in 2016, all published by Orenda Books, although I didn't know it at [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Creak On The Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

A Year of Orenda – The Creak On The Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

Today it is my great pleasure to share my thoughts on The Creak on the Stairs, the debut novel from Icelandic author Eva Björg Ægisdóttir. My thanks to publisher Orenda Books who provided the advance copy of this little gem for me to read and to Anne Cater for inviting me to join the tour. [...]

Morecambe and Vice: Cold Breath by Quentin Bates

Morecambe and Vice: Cold Breath by Quentin Bates

Today I am delighted to be joining the blog tour for the Morecambe and Vice Crime Festival. Each day bloggers will be featuring books from the authors who will be appearing at the festival. I'm thrilled to be paired with Quentin Bates, author of the Iceland set Gunnhildur series, and I have both a review [...]

Cover Reveal: The Creak on the Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

Cover Reveal: The Creak on the Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir

Today it is my absolute pleasure to bring you an exclusive look at the cover for Orenda Books' latest fabulous author, Eva Björg Ægisdóttir. Her debut novel, The Creak On The Stairs, has already garnered huge praise in Iceland, also winning the Blackbird Award in her native country, an award established by top authors Yrsa [...]