All posts tagged murder

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

Disturbing, astonishing and beautifully written, The Woman in the Window has been deemed the thriller of 2018. With the recent calamitous fervour surrounding Gone Girl and The Girl on the […]

Peril at End House by Agatha Christie

“A classic whodunnit, Christie is the queen of crime!” – CUB’s perfect summer detective read   The first accident: a heavy picture that falls on Miss Buckley’s bed. The second […]

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

“ A powerful and poignant read about familial relationships – a CUB must-read!”   In a small town in Ohio in the 1970s, Lydia Lee is the favourite child of […]

Member of the Family by Dianne Lake

“At 14 I became one of Charles Manson’s girls. At 17 I helped put him in prison.” On December 13th 1971, cult leader Charles Manson was convicted of first-degree murder […]

The Killer Inside Me: A Chilling Insight into a Warped Mind

I bought this book blind (literally) as it was part of A Blind Date with a Book, a company that hand wraps books from a wide range of genres in […]

The Whistler by John Grisham

Legal thriller of the month – a must read!   Lacy Stoltz is part of the Board of Judicial Conduct of Florida’s judges.  Her cases regarding judges’ behaviour have been […]

You can always depend upon the kindness of stranglers:

I’ve always been obsessed with shows and films that dealt with murder and suspense. I don’t recoil at Criminal Minds and CSI; if anything, the fictional, hyperbolic and at times, […]

Remembering The Notorious B.I.G.

It has been nearly 20 years since Biggy’s death on 9th March 1997. Alex takes a look at his legendary album, Life After Death. On the posthumous Life After Death, […]

INTERVIEW: Comedian Charlie Robb

I recently got the chance to have a chat with comedian Charlie Robb, who is about to debut his one-man show: Romantic Encounters in a Dark Room, across London. Robb, a Cambridge […]