A-Z Review Index

Index of reviews since the beginning of 2013.  A-Z by Author


Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi – Half of a Yellow Sun

Adkins, Heather Marie (ed) – Jingle Spells (part 1)

Adkins, Heather Marie (ed) – Jingle Spells (part 2)

Alington, Adrian – The Amazing Test Match Crime

 Allingham, Margery – They Never Get Caught (Short Story)

Andersen, Hans Christian – The Wild Swans (Short Story)

Anonymous – The Book With No Name

Archer, C.J – The Watchmaker’s Daughter

Archer, C.J. – The Medium

Asher, Michael – The Eye of Ra

Aston, Mick – Mick’s Archaeology

Auel, Jean M. – The Clan of the Cave Bear


Barclay, James – Dawnthief

Bartlett, L.L. – Murder on the Mind

Bartow, Karine – Wrong Line, Right Connection

Baxter, Elizabeth – Summer Storm (Novella)

Baxter, Elizabeth – The Dragon Maker (Short Story)

Beaton, M.C. – Death of a Gossip

Beaton, M.C – Death of a Cad

Beaton, M.C – Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death

Beaton, M.C – Agatha Raisin and the Vicious Vet

Beaton, M.C – Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener

Beaton, M.C. – Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley

Beaton, M.C – Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage

Beaton, M.C. – Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist

Beaton, M.C – Agatha Raisin and The Curious Curate

Beaton, M.C. – Lady Fortescue Steps Out

Beaton, M.C. – Miss Tonks Turns to Crime

Beaton, M.C. – Mrs Budley Falls from Grace

Becker, Jame – The Nosferatu Scroll

Bell, Tash – The Flood: A Tess Darling Mini-Mystery (Short Story)

Binchy, Maeve – This Year It Will Be Different (Short Story; audiobook review)

Binns, Stewart – Conquest

Blackwood, Algernon – The Kit Bag (Short Story)

Braddon, Mary Elizabeth – The Cold Embrace (Short Story)

Braddon, Mary Elizabeth – Eveline’s Visitant (Short Story)

Braddon, Mary Elizabeth – Lady Audley’s Secret

Bradley, Alan – Speaking From Among The Bones

Bradley, Alan – The Dead In Their Vaulted Arches

Bradshaw, Gillian – Cleopatra’s Heir

Briggs, Patricia – Seeing Eye (Short Story)

Briggs, Raymond – Ethel and Ernest

Brody, Frances – Dying in the Wool

Brody, Frances – A Medal for Murder

Brody, Frances – Murder in the Afternoon

Brody, Frances – A Woman Unknown

Brontë, Emily – Wuthering Heights

Brooks, Liana – Real Lies (Short Story)

Brown, Tara – Cursed

Burton, Diane – The Case of the Bygone Brother

Butcher, Jim – Last Call (Short Story)


Caine, Rachel – Glass Houses

Caine, Rachel – The Dead Girls’ Dance

Caine, Rachel – Midnight Alley

Caine, Rachel – Feast of Fools

Caine, Rachel – Lord of Misrule

Caine, Rachel – Carpe Corpus

Caine, Rachel – Fade Out

Caine, Rachel – Kiss of Death

Caine, Rachel – Ghost Town

Caine, Rachel – Bite Club

Caine, Rachel – Last Breath

Caine, Rachel – Black Dawn

Caine, Rachel – Bitter Blood

Caine, Rachel – Fall of Night

Caine, Rachel – Daylighters

Canavan, Trudi – The Magician’s Apprentice

Canavan, Trudi – The Magician’s Guild

Canavan, Trudi – The Novice

Canavan, Trudi – The High Lord

Canavan, Trudi – The Ambassadors’ Mission

Canavan, Trudi – Priestess of the White

Canavan, Trudi – Thief’s Magic

Carrell, J.L – The Shakespeare Secret

Cary, Kate – Bloodline

Cavendish, Grace – Assassin

Chadwick, Elizabeth – The Wild Hunt

Chandler, Raymond – The Big Sleep

Christer, Sam – The Camelot Code

Christie, Agatha – Death on the Nile

Christie, Agatha – The Mirror Crack’d From Side to Side

Christie, Agatha – 4.50 from Paddington

Christie, Agatha – Death Comes As The End

C.J. Archer – The Watchmaker’s Daughter

Clark, Stuart – The Sky’s Dark Labyrinth

Classic FM – One Hundred Favourite Poems

Cleeves, Ann – The Crow Trap

Coelho, Paulo – By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept

Cohen, Julie – The Black Sheep (Short Story)

Colitto, Alfredo – Inquisition

Fighting for Freetown – Comic Relief (Non-Fiction, Short)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – A Study in Scarlet

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Sign of Four

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Hound of the Baskervilles

Conan Doyle, Arthur – A Scandal in Bohemia (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Red-Headed League (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – A Case of Identity (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Boscombe Valley Mystery (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Five Orange Pips (short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Man with the Twisted Lip (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of The Copper Beeches (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of The Illustrious Client (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The Adventure of The Empty House (Short Story)

Conan Doyle, Arthur – The New Catacomb (Short Story)

Cook, Robert – Njal’s Saga, translated and edited by

Coolidge, Susan – What Katy Did

Cooney, Caroline B. – Night School, Point Horror

Cooper, James Fenimore – The Last of The Mohicans

Cornwall, Bernard – Stonehenge

Courtney, Joanna – Blood Queen

Crace, Jim – Quarantine

Crawford, F. Marion – The Screaming Skull (Short Story)


Dahl, Roald – The BFG

Davis, Carol Ann – Spellbound (Short Story)

Davis, Lindsey – Investigating the Silvius Boys (Short Story)

Davis, Lindsey – The Silver Pigs

Davis, Lindsey – Shadows in Bronze

Davis, Lindsey – Venus in Copper

Davis, Lindsey – The Iron Hand of Mars

Davis, Lindsey – Poseidon’s Gold

Davis, Lindsey – Master and God

Dickens, Charles – The Black Veil (Short Story)

Dickens, Charles – The Chimes (Short Story)

Dickens, Charles – A Christmas Carol

Dickinson, Clive – Ancient Egyptians: Mummies, Temples and Tombs

Dorie, Sarina – A Ghost’s Guide to Haunting Humans (Short Story)

Doriel Hay, Mavis – Death on The Cherwell

Doughty, Sarah – Just Breathe

Doughty, Sarah – Focus

Doughty, Sarah – Listen

Doughty, Sarah – The Silence Between Moonbeams (poetry)

Douglas, Claire – The Text (Short Story)

Douglass, Sara – BattleAxe

Douglass, Sara – Enchanter

Downie, R.S – Medicus and the Disappearing Dancing Girls

Downie, R.S – Ruso and the Root of all Evils

Downing, Sara – I Let You Fall

Duggan, Alfred – Conscience of the King

Dunn, Carola – Death at Wentwater Court

Dunn, Carola – The Winter Garden Mystery

Dunn, Carola – Requiem for a Mezzo

Dunn, Carola – Murder on The Flying Scotsman

Dunn, Carola – Damsel in Distress

Dunn, Carola – Dead in the Water

Dunn, Carola – Styx and Stones

Dunn, Carola – Rattle His Bones

Dunn, Carola – Manna from Hades


Eastman, Brian – The Tree of Death

Eaton, M.L – Norfolk Twilight (Short Story)

Edmond, Jennett – Purple (Short Story)

Ee, Susan – Angelfall

Elgin, Elizabeth – The Willow Pool

Ellis, Kate – The Devil’s Priest

Emery, Clayton – Flyting, Fighting (Short Story)

Erskine, Barbara – The Warrior’s Princess

Erskine, Barbara – Lady of Hay

Esta, K – Dosterra, chapters 1-6 (Serialised Fiction)


Farjeon, J. Jefferson – The Z Murders

Farjeon, J. Jefferson – Mystery in White

Fisher, Adrian & Gersher, Georg – The Art of the Maze (Non-Fiction)

Fletcher, Tom – Witch Bottle

Fox, Essie – The Somnabulist

Frazer, Margaret – The Midwife’s Tale (Short Story)


Gabaldon, Diana – Cross Stitch

Galloway, Priscilla – Aleta and the Queen

Gant, Leonie – Not Famous in Hollywood

Gaskell, Elizabeth – The Squire’s Story (Short Story)

Gayford, Cecily (ed.) – Murder in Midwinter

Gee, Emily – The Sentinel Mage

Geras, Adele – Troy

Gibbins, David – The Mask of Troy

Gilbert, Michael – Death in Captivitiy

Goldsmith, Oliver – The Vicar of Wakefield

Goodkind, Terry – Wizard’s First Rule

Gordon-Cumming, Jane – A Proper Family Christmas

Gores, Joe – A Sad and Bloody Hour (Short Story)

Greenwood, Kerry – Cocaine Blues

Greenwood, Kerry – Flying too High

Greenwood, Kerry – Murder on the Ballarat Train

Gregory, S.C – Vastian Lore (Novella)

Gregory, Susanna – The Trebuchet Murder (Short Story)

Gregory, Susanna – A Plague on Both Your Houses

Gregory, Philippa – The Little House

Griffiths, Elly – The Crossing Places

Gwilym, Annest – Surfacing (poetry)

Gwilym, Annest – What the Owl Taught Me (poetry)

Gwynplaine MacIntyre, F. – Death in the Dawntime (Short Story)


Haddon, Mark – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Halls, Stacey – The Familiars

Hamdy, Adam – Pendulum

Harkness, Deborah – A Discovery of Witches

Harmon, Danelle – The Wild One

Harris, Tess – The Anatomist’s Apprentice

Harwood, John – The Seance

Hart-Davis, Duff – Wildings: The Secret Garden of Eileen Soper

Hawley Jarman, Rosemary – The Flowering of the Rose

Hawley Jarman, Rosemary – The White Rose Turned to Blood

Hawkins, Paula – The Girl on The Train

Henry, O. – The Gift of The Magi (short story)

Herbert, James – Sepulchre

Herbert, James – Others

Herodotus – The Thief versus King Rhampsinitus (Short Story)

Hicks, Mary J. – Books, Beads and Baubles (Short Story)

Hill, Susan – The Woman in Black

Hocking, Amanda – Hollowland

Hocking, Amanda – Switched

Hodgson, Antonia – The Devil in the Marshalsea

Hopkins, Vicki – A Christmas Oath (Short Story)

Horler, Sydney – The Vampire (Short Story)


Iggulden, Conn – Dunstan


Jacobs, W.W. – The Interruption (Short Story)

James, Breni – Socrates Solves A Murder (Short Story)

James, Henry – The Turn of The Screw (novella)

James, M. R. – Count Magnus (short story)

James, M. R. – The Mezzotint (short story)

James, M. R. – ‘Oh, Whistle and I’ll Come to You, My Lad’ (short story)

James, M. R. – Casting the Runes (short story)

James, M. R. – Canon Alberic’s Scrap-Book (short story)

James, M. R. – The Uncommon Prayer-Book (short story)

James, P.D. – The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories 

Jecks, Michael – The Boy-Bishop’s Glovemaker

Jennings, Maureen – Except the Dying

Jennings, Maureen – Under the Dragon’s Tail

Joyce, Rachel – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry


Kane, Ben – The Shrine (Short Story)

Kasasian, M. R. C – The Mangle Street Murders

Kate, Lauren – Fallen

Kate, Lauren – Torment

Keating, HRF – Miss Unwin’s Mistake (Short Story)

Keene, Carolyn – Lights, Camera…

Kelly, Erin – The Poison Tree

Kemp, Crispina – The Spinner’s Child

Kemp, Crispina – Lake of Dreams

Kemp, Crispina – Learning to Fly

Kemp, Crispina – Roots of Rookeri

Kennedy, Milward – Death in the Kitchen (Short Story)

Kent, G.W. – Devil-Devil

Kerr, Judith – When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

Kinsella, Sophie – Six Geese A-Laying (Short Story)

Knight, Bernard – The Sanctuary Seeker

Knox, Tom – The Babylon Rite

Kuzneski, Chris – Sign of the Cross


Lanier, Linsey – The West Wind Blows (Short Story)

Larkin, Gillian – Virtually Scared to Death (Short Story)

Learner, T.S. – The Map

Lewis, C.S. – The Magician’s Nephew

Lewis, C.S – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

Lewis, C.S – The Horse and His Boy

Lewis, C.S. – Prince Caspian

Lewis, C.S. – The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Lewis, C.S. – The Silver Chair

Lewis, C.S. – The Last Battle

Littlewood, Alison – The Crow Garden

Lofts, Norah – The Concubine

Lynn, Amber – Not In My Job Description

Lynn Amber – Just Another Day At The Office


Maclean Smith, Richard – Unexplained

Maitland, Karen – Company of Liars

Maitland, Karen – The Gallows Curse

Maitland, Karen – The Vanishing Witch

Maitland, Karen – The Raven’s Head

Maitland, Karen – The Owl Killers

Marshall, Michael – Blood of Angels

Marston, Edward – The Shoulder-Blade of a Ram (Short Story)

Marston, Edward – The Queen’s Head

Marston, Edward – The Merry Devils

Marston, Edward – The Trip to Jerusalem

Marston, Edward – The Railway Detective

Martin, George R.R. – A Game of Thrones

Martin, George R.R. – A Clash of Kings

Massimo Manfredi, Valerio – The Ancient Curse

Mathieson, Theodore – Leonardo Da Vinci, Detective (Short Story)

de Maupassant, Guy – The Necklace (Short Story)

Maxwell, Michael – Diamonds and Cole

May, Antoinette – Claudia, Daughter of Rome

McCall Smith, Alexander – The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency

McCall Smith, Alexander – Tears of the Giraffe

McCall Smith, Alexander – Morality for Beautiful Girls

McCleen, Grace – The Land of Decoration

McClone, Melissa – Home for Christmas

McDermid, Val – The Grave Tattoo

McNish Cliff – The Doomspell

Merry, Elizabeth – We All Die In The End

Mickelson, Caroline – Miss Kane’s Christmas (novella)

Midnight, Julie – Wolf’s Wife

Midnight, Julie – Wolf’s Bane

Miles, Rosalind – Guenevere: The Queen of the Summer Country

Miller, Madeline – The Song of Achilles

Miller, Madeline – Circe

Monroe, Grace – Dark Angels

Moore, Clement C. – Twas the Night Before Christmas (poem)

Moran, Michelle – Nefertiti

Morrey, Maxine – Winter’s Fairytale

Morton, Kate – The Forgotten Garden

Mosse, Kate – The Winter Ghosts

Myers, Amy – Who Killed Dido? (Short Story)


Neuhaus, Nele – Snow White Must Die

Newman, Gavin – A Matter of Flesh and Blood (Short Story)

Nicholls, Stan – Bodyguard of Lightning

Nicholls, Stan – Legion of Thunder

Nicholls, Stan – Warriors of The Tempest

Nicholls, Stan – The Taking (Short Story)

Noel, Alyson – Evermore

Norton, Mary – The Borrowers


Odell, Terry – Deadly Secrets

Orczy, Baronnes – The Regent’s Park Murder (Short Story)


Paige, Robin – Death at Bishop’s Keep

Paige, Robin – Death at Gallows Green

Paige, Robin – Death at Daisy’s Folly

Pargeter, Edith – The Duchess and The Doll (Short Story)

Parris, S. J – Heresy

Parris, S. J – Prophecy

Pendziwol, Jean – The Lightkeeper’s Daughters

Perry, Sarah – The Essex Serpent

Peters, Ellis – A Light on the Road to Woodstock (Short Story)

Peters, Ellis – The Price of Light (Short Story)

Peters, Ellis – Eye Witness (Short Story)

Peters, Ellis – A Morbid Taste for Bones

Peters, Ellis – One Corpse Too Many

Peters, Ellis – Monk’s Hood

Peters, Ellis – St Peter’s Fair

Peters, Ellis – The Leper of Saint Giles

Poe, Edgar Allan – The Tell-Tale Heart (Short Story)

Poe, Edgar Allan – Eleonora (Short Story)

Poitevin, Linda – Shadow of Doubt

Potter, Alexandra – Me and Mr Darcy

Potter, Beatrix – The Tale of Peter Rabbit (Hieroglyph Edition)

Pryce, Malcolm – Aberystwyth Mon Amour

Pryce, Malcolm – Last Tango in Aberystwyth

Pulver, Mary Monica – Ordeal by Fire (Short Story)


Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur – A Pair of Hands (Short Story)


Reed, Mary and Mayer, Eric – A Byzantine Mystery (Short Story)

Reed, Terri – Dangerous Justice (novella)

Rees, Celia – Witch Child

Riches, Anthony – Wounds of Honour

Riddell, Charlotte – A Strange Christmas Game (short story)

Robb, Candace – The Apothecary Rose

Robb, Candace – The Lady Chapel

Roberts, Nora – Morrigan’s Cross

Roberts Rinehart – Mary – Miss Pinkerton

Roethle, Sara C. – Xoe: or Vampires and Werewolves and Demons, Oh My!

Rollins, James – Excavation

Rose, Destiny – Hope (Short Story)

Roth, Veronica – Divergent

Roth, Veronica – Insurgent

Roth, Veronica – Allegiant

Roth, Veronica – Four: A Divergent Collection

Rowling, JK – The Casual Vacancy

Ruddock, James – Death at The Priory (non-fiction)

Ryan, Sophie – The Whole Cat and Caboodle

Ryan, Sophie – Buy a Whisker

Ryan, Sophie – A Whisker of Trouble


Sansom, C.J – Dissolution

Sarginson, Saskia – The Other Me

Scott, M.C. – Rome: The Emperor’s Spy

Scott, Manda – The Crystal Skull

Sedgwick, Marcus – The Book of Dead Days

Sedgwick, Marcus – The Dark Flight Down

Seltz, Ellen – Mister Mottley Cooks His Goose (Short Story)

Setterfield, Diane – The Thirteenth Tale

Shannon, Samantha – The Bone Season 

Shayne, Maggic – The Brands Who Came For Christmas

Shibahara, B. Jeanne – Kaerou Time To Go Home

Simmons, T.M. – Winter Prey

Simpson, JL – Lost Cause

Smith, Rebecca – Jane Austen’s Guide to Modern Life’s Dilemmas

Sorensen, Jessica – The Fallen Star

Sorensen, Jessica – Shattered Promises

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – Pretty Is As Pretty Dies

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – Progressive Dinner Deadly

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – A Body in the Backyard

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – Death at a Drop-In

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – A Body at Book Club

Spann Craig, Elizabeth – Death Pays A Visit

Spicer, H – The Bird Woman (Short Story)

Sprott, Duncan – The House of the Eagle

Steinbeck, John – The Red Pony

Stewart, Mary – Thornyhold

Stiefvater, Maggie – Shiver

Stiefvater, Maggie – Linger

Stiefvater, Maggie – Forever

St John Sprigg, Christopher – Death of an Airman

Stoker, Bram – The Judge’s House (Short Story)

Sturge, Rosemary – Sir Thomas and the Abbess Martha (Short Story)

Sykes, Homer – Mysterious Britain


Tan, Anne R – Raining Men and Corpses

Tennant, Emma – Elinor and Marianne

Thomson, June – The Case of the Abominable Wife (Short Story)

Todd, Marilyn – Trunk Call (Short Story)

Townsend, Sue – The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾

Townsend, Sue – The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole

Townsend, Sue – True Confessions of Adrian Albert Mole

Toyne, Simon – Sanctus

Tremayne, Peter – Who Stole the Fish? (Short Story)

Tremayne, Peter – Absolution by Murder

Trussoni, Danielle – Angelology

TyCobbsTeeth – Breakfast is Severed (Short Story)

U, V

Vail, Jason – A Dreadful Penance

Vaughan-Hughes, Pip – The Vault of Bones


Wade, Angela P. – Justice is Served (Short Story)

Walter, EH – Assassin in the Abbey (Short Story)

Warfield, Caroline – A Dangerous Nativity (Short Story)

Warwick, Howard of – The 1066 from Normandy

Waters, Sarah – Fingersmith

Watts, Lilian – Stage Door: A Cue To A Kill (Short Story)

Weaver, Ashley – Murder at the Brightwell

Webb, Katherine – The Misbegotten

Wells, H.G. – The War of The Worlds

West, Tara – Witch Flame (Short Story)

White, Kiersten – Paranormalcy

White, Michael – The Medici Secret

White, R.W – The Chapel of Death (Short Story)

Wilde, Oscar – The Sphinx Without A Secret (Short Story)

Wilson, D.K. – The First Horseman

Wilson D.K – The Traitor’s Mark

Wilson, D.K – The Devil’s Chalice

Winspear, Jacqueline – Maisie Dobbs

Winspear, Jacqueline – Birds of a Feather

Winspear, Jacqueline – Pardonable Lies

Woodbury, Sarah – Footsteps in Time

Woodbury, Sarah – The Good Knight

X, Y, Z

Xinran – Sky Burial

Zwissler, Danielle Lee – Snowed Inn (Short Story)

4 thoughts on “A-Z Review Index

  1. Pingback: Book Cover Love #5 | Sammi Loves Books

    • Hi Arjun, I will see what I can do. I’ve not yet read any of the books Agatha Christie wrote under the name of Mary Westmacott, so thanks for mentioning this one. However, it might take a while. I have a long “to be read” list and I am behind with reviewing. 🙂


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