Recommended Reads: THE QUIET MAN & ANGELS IN THE MOONLIGHT BY CAIMH MCDONNELl

Angels In The Moonlight is a the third in Caimh McDonnell‘s Dublin Trilogy, which actually consists of five books. Oh, and it’s a prequel too, so pick the bones out of that one! If you’ve read the first two of the Dublin Trilogy (  A Man With One of Those Faces (2016) & The Day ThatContinue reading “Recommended Reads: THE QUIET MAN & ANGELS IN THE MOONLIGHT BY CAIMH MCDONNELl”

THIS/THAT/ & THE OTHER: OCTOBER 2021

And so it came to pass … I’ve pretty much given up proper blogging: reviews, interviews, etc. Mainly because I find it quite hard work, and I’m more than somewhat idle. I recently started a Substack site, mainly to repost flash fiction, but I lost interest soon enough. So, I thought I’d try to postContinue reading “THIS/THAT/ & THE OTHER: OCTOBER 2021”

Recommended Read: The Day That Never Comes by Caimh McDonnell

Ex-police detective Bunny McGarry is missing and his friend –  would-be private detective Paul Mulchrone – sets off to track him down. Meanwhile, a terrorist group appears to be killing Dublin’s fat cat property developers.  These and other story strands are soon entagled in Caimh McDonnell’s The Day That Never Comes – the second part ofContinue reading “Recommended Read: The Day That Never Comes by Caimh McDonnell”

FIVE CRIME FICTION FAVOURITES FROM 2017.

From my decidedly faulty memory, I’ve picked 5 crime fiction books, films and TV shows that I enjoyed in 2017. There were others, of course, and plenty of pleasures outside the genre too – The Love Witch, Guardians Of The Galaxy 2, and Damnation, for example. Anyway, here you go: FILM DOG EAT DOG IContinue reading “FIVE CRIME FICTION FAVOURITES FROM 2017.”

Recommended Reads: April 2017

Some recent faves … The Things I Love Will Kill Me Yet by Rob Pierce Rob Pierce is surely the noir Raymond Carver. In this brutal and brilliant short story collection you’ll find a veritable cornucopia of tightly written and gritty tales of people living on the razor’s edge of life. Highly recommended. Fun CityContinue reading “Recommended Reads: April 2017”