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Leyna Book 1 yG What a Rollercoaster The sitting theme and the Characters had me pulled so in Everything was well put together and it was just perfect This novel would haveou guess and thinking all the way to the end What a great thrill and suspense I love a great suspense that would have me think and guessing This novel did just that to me To the point that am wrong When the ending comes am on shock I wouldn t of never believe or guess Like OMG Highly recommend everybody get this book and read it Its so good Can t *wait for her next book Some of my favourite authors amongst these including * for her next book Some of my favourite authors amongst these including Selman Phoebe Morgan and James Delargy I ve selected a few of the ones I enjoyed the most to reviewAn Unexpected Present by Phoebe MorganI love the very dark humour in this story Calmly wrapping up her dead husband in Christmas paper Marks and Spencer s paper isn t cheap she thinks I was glad I d be able to put it to good use worrying that the turkey isn t going to cook itself This was hilarious in that I just murdered my husband but I mustn t let dinner spoil kind of way Absolutely brilliantHunted by Victoria SelmanVictoria gives us another dark story but this one has a real twist at the end Did Le Druidisme au quotidien you guess Short and sweetEspecially at Christmas by Adam SouthwardThe darkest story of all Even I struggled to find any humour in this one Very clever and absolutely chillingFresh Meat by Elle CroftWe kind of all guessed what was going to happen but it didn t matter The moral of the tale is never mess with a crazy cat lady And anyone on Pigeonhole knows thatou NEVER mess with the cat Loved this storyThe Switch by James DelargyThis is so cleverly written The narrator is telling us about a woman who killed her husband and two small children and is about to be executed No humour here He is talking to her in her last few moments before they pull the switch The bit where they shave her head before she is electrocuted really got to me I had to Google why they do this This story stands out from all the others because it is so poignant and sad I am a huge fan of this author and rightly so So glad we got rid of the death penalty in this country ears ago It makes me shudder how they can still do this in some states of the USA Dog is for Life
just for by Robert ScraggUs Pigeons love a doggy tale just as much as we love a kitty tale as long as the animals don t get hurt so this one was perfect Never let our morals get in the way when someone hurts an animal They must get their just desserts BrilliantThe Vigilante by Clare EmpsonJust when I thought it couldn t get any better along comes my favourite David loves Charles Dickens A Victorian superhero I read this story with tears in my eyes I admit I ve been very emotional since hearing that the Bristol Zoo Of My Childhood Memories Is Closing of my childhood memories is closing re locating but that s not the point I digress How beautiful and sad and totally originalMany thanks to The Pigeonhole and my fellow Pigeons for making this such an enjoyable read A great little book to either dip into over the festive period when De Karakoliërs you have had too many chocolates or devour in one sittingI particularly liked the snappiness of some of the stories punchy and straight to the pointThere are some authors who I have read novels by andet new authors for me to look upAll in all a great little book We need Christmas crime books. Vorite book with over 527 readers online her. .not just for
A fun uick Christmas readSo happy to have found this book of short Crime Christmas stories Enjoyed most of them to have found this book of short Crime Christmas stories Enjoyed most of them this Sunday afternoon Short but extremely powerful stories from established writers some of whom I have come across before and others I haven tI don t usually read short stories but when I do I am often pleasantly surprised and enjoy the clever way in which a whole story can be written with so few words Occasionally I have read an anthology which has far from impressed me but with Afraid of the Christmas Lights I Was Bowled Over was bowled over the punch each story had Many were uite dark and many contained superb twists and all of them had a link to the festive seasonI would definitely recommend this book to others If Le Tricot Poche Pour les Nuls you like thrillers and crime reads and anything with a sense of the dark side of human nature then this is a read which will counteract the sweetness of all those Christmas chocolates Afraid of the Christmas Lights is a collection of crimethriller stories based around Christmas time and is perfect ifou like Deliciously Ella entre amis your Christmas books to have a bit of an edge I d not read any of these authors before but there are now a few I definitely want to read from The stories start off Christmassy but thenou remember this is a crime book and they all take a darker turn or have some sort of twisted gruesome ending I loved it Like all short story collections I enjoyed some stories than others I liked the majority of them there were only a couple that weren t for me Stand out favourites were Breadwinner a twist on divorce proceedings by Sophie Hannah Bad Guy by Kate Simants which is all about a terrible prank going wrong and Especially At Christmas by Adam Southward which was particularly dark and twistedI definitely recommend this book if ou re looking for something different to read at Christmas plus profits from the books are donated to "domestic abuse charities so ou are helping to support a brilliant cause at the same time After reading I "abuse charities so Kanji et Kana : Manuel et lexique des 2141 caractres officiels de l'criture japonaise suivi de caractres composs formant un vocabulaire de base de plus de 12 000 mots you are helping to support a brilliant cause at the same time After reading I purchased the first book from this series Afraid of The Lights and hopefully there will be of these books in the future This compilation of short stories has a mixture of everythingfrom humorous to strange All centered around the Christmas holiday I was attracted by authors I ve read previously But I enjoyed being given a taste of some new onesI love reading short stories It s easy to find a stopping point and I feel like I ve accomplished a lot of reading in a small amount of time I didn t realize I d jumped right into Book 2 so I ve added Book 1 to my TBR list Per the pageAll profits from the sale of this anthology will be donated to frontline domestic abuse charities Thankou to Pigeonhole for this free digital ARC in exchange for my honest opinionMy Rating 4 sPublished December 1st 2020Pages 195Recommend YessophiehannahCB1 VictoriaSelman PhoebeAMorgan ellecroft katesboat robertscragg MarkBillingham JDelargyAuthor NikiMackayBooks adamsouthward ThePigeonholeH AfraidOfTheChristmasLights NoRulesJustThrills InExchangeForReview JustFinished BookReview This is a fantastic anthology of short crime stories from some great crime writers including Elle Croft Mark Billingham Phoebe Morgan Sophie Hannah and Victoria Selman Good for reading at any time but especially over the Christmas period all profits from Afraid Of The Christmas Lights will go to charityUsual. Amazing Books, Afraid of the Christmas Light. ,
Ly I m not fanatical about reading short stories but all of these held my interest and packed a punch in their individual ways They were all terrifically good but if pressed for a couple of standouts I would say that The Vigilante by Clare Empson was exceptional with a memorable main character and Phoebe Morgan S AN UNEXPECTED PRESENT ALSO ADDED BRIGHTNESS TO MY An Unexpected Present also added brightness to my Each tale is very different in tone and style with varying degrees of darkness scariness and chill factor Some were sad disturbing or weird but all were compelling enjoyable and well worth reading I read Afraid Of The Christmas Lights in staves with other Pigeonholers as part of a group A special thank Un Protecteur Pour Caroline (Forces Trs Spciales t. 1) you to the authors and The Pigeonhole for a complimentary copy of this novel at my reuest This review is my unbiased opinion I gave this a 4 stars or 810This was a great selection of festive stories all with a crime theme The stories were written by some well known crime writers including Mark Billingham Val McDermid Rachael Blok Heather Critchlow Sara Collins Goodreads Author Elle Croft Goodreads Author James Delargy Clare Empson Jo Furniss Goodreads Author Sophie Hannah Goodreads Author TE Kinsey Goodreads Author NJ Mackay SR Masters Goodreads Author Phoebe Morgan Goodreads Author Dominic Nolan Robert Scragg Goodreads Author Victoria Selman Kate Simants Goodreads Author Adam Southward Goodreads Author Harriet Tyce Goodreads AuthorI bought this ebook from the profits from the book are being used to support frontline domestic abuse victimsI really enjoyed the stories and it s the sort of book thatou can dip in and out of at random I binge read them though and as usual was reading "than one book at onceI can thoroughly recommend them and why not grab a copy to help support "one book at onceI can thoroughly recommend them and why not grab a copy to help support worthy cause at the same time This was an enjoyable collection of 18 suspenseful short stories with a Christmas setting Most of the writers were unfamiliar to me There are links to their webpages where I will definitely pursue the past works of my favourites This anthology is a follow up to a collection Afraid of the Light Profits for this book will be given to a charity for abused women More women have been suffering in these lockdown months when escaping their homes is difficult This is an excellent short story collection which should appeal to many during this upcoming holiday season I received this ARC for honest reviewWhat a great thrill and suspense it was to read What a great psychological thrill This novel had everything in it The thrill the suspense the psychological and the twist is crazy This novel will keep Profession Slasheur: Cumuler les jobs un mtier d'avenir you thinking and guessing Whenou think Language and the Mind you right well let me just say thatou might be wrong This had me all over the place My heart beating so fast I couldn t believe what I was reading If had me in shock Every page every chapter was a page turner I couldn t believe my eyes what I was reading I highly recommend everybody get this book and read it It will surprise ou in every way 5 stars The storyline was very good The theme and setting was well put together The characters was well put together in the story This story will have in a rollercoaster with all the spooky and secrets Was so well put in the story Everything all in one book It was just perfectI highly recommend everybody get this and read it What a great read This had me hooked from the beginnin. S author Mark Billingham This is the best fa.