Author Archives: Carla

About Carla

Welcome to my blog! I’m the author of the DI Gina Harte Series, first book is called The Next Girl. I love and live for writing and reading (and sketching - haha). My other passion is filmmaking. My feature film 'Penny for the Guy' is a work in progress. If you enjoy a bit of horror, look out for it in the future. I'm on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn. Feel free to join me on other platforms. I blog about many random things but books, travel and art are my favourites.

The Shape of Night by Tess Gerritsen – review.

Description If the walls could talk . . . they’d tell her to leave. Now. When Ava arrives at Brodie’s Watch, she thinks she has found the perfect place to hide from her past. Something terrible happened, something she is … Continue reading

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The Silent Girl by Kelly Heard – review.

Publication date: 9th April, 2021. Description I wake in a bed, with a stranger leaning over me. She asks my name and I realise I don’t know what it is. I don’t know who I am or why I’m here… … Continue reading

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Zo’n mooi meisje – NEWS!

Ik ben verheugd om dit nieuws voor mijn lezer in Nederland aan te kondigen! Zo’n mooi meisje: Hij is een genadeloze killer. Publicatie datum – 10 September, 2021. Carla Kovach veroverde met detective Gina Harte binnen een paar maanden een … Continue reading

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My Husband’s Girlfriend by Sheryl Browne – review.

Publication date: 7th April, 2021. Description ‘This is our little secret. You must not tell anyone.’ When four-year-old Ollie comes back from his first sleepover with his dad and his new girlfriend, Laura, his mother Sarah senses a change in … Continue reading

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The Next Girl – 99p/99c – grab a bargain while you can. Happy Easter!

Hope you’re all having a lovely Easter holiday! Who’s going to spend the day munching on chocolate? 🐇🐇🐇 By the way, if you’re all spent out on chocolate eggs, The Next Girl is only 99p at the moment. 💙💙💙 Excited … Continue reading

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Moonlight Over Muddleford Cove by Kim Nash – review.

Description When thirty-four-year-old Nellie Wagstaff loses her job and discovers her fiancé is a cheating scumbag in a single day, she feels like the world has come crashing down. And that’s before the solicitor’s letter, along with a request to … Continue reading

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Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams – review.

Description THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION ‘A deliciously funny, characterful, topical and thrilling novel for our times’ Bernardine … Continue reading

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The Wall by John Lanchester – review.

Description *LONGLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019 * * SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL FICTION 2020 * ‘Masterly . . . A signal achievement . . . Remarkable.’ Guardian ‘A 1984 for our times.’ Daily Express Kavanagh begins … Continue reading

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The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish – review.

Description FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF OUR HOUSE, WINNER OF THE CRIME & THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD ‘Absolutely brilliant… An exceptionally exciting, mysterious book – we both loved it’  Richard & Judy It all happens so quickly. One … Continue reading

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Close My Eyes by Beverley Harvey – review.

Publication date: 23rd March, 2021. Description It hits her: the same strange smell that’s been following her for weeks, and the shadow of an image slides into her mind but is gone just as quickly. Gripped by an ice-cold fear, … Continue reading

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