Results for: shetland

Blue Lightning by Ann Cleeves (Shetland #4) *****

25 December 2020

Shetland and the setting makes it feel almost like a locked room mystery. I could not work out who he murderer was and when it was revealed it made complete…


Red Bones (Shetland #3) by Ann Cleeves***

16 February 2021

Reading dates: 18 January – 14 February 2021 I am totally into the Shetland landscape, the dramatic changing weather and the activities that take up the time in such remote…


White Nights by Ann Cleeves (Shetland #2)****

19 January 2021

Reading dates: 26 December 2020 – 18 January 2021 I really don’t understand how come I did not like Raven Black, when I am really loving Ann Cleeves’ Shetland Island…


Cold Earth (Shetland #7) by Ann Cleeves ***

27 June 2021

Reading dates: 22 May – 26 June 2021 Cold Earth is my seventh Shetland series read. Here they are in order: #1 Raven Black #2 White Nights #3 Red Bones…


Dead Water by Ann Cleeves ****

10 March 2021

Reading dates: 15 February – 09 March 2021 Dead Water is another solid crime novel from Ann Cleeves. I love Shetland and the fact that, in this fictional series, there…


Wild Fire by Ann Cleeves ***

15 July 2021

Reading dates: 27 June – 15 July 2021 My last Shetland novel, the eighth one, the four in the elements series. Seasons series Raven Black (3*) White Nights (4*) Red…


Thin Air by Ann Cleeves (3 stars)

1 April 2021

Read dates: 09-31 March 2020 In Thin Air, a group of people from London come to the most northerly Shetland island of Unst for a hamefarin’. One of them disappears…


The Black Echo (Harry Bosch #1) by Michael Connelly *

7 September 2021

Reading dates: 2 August – 6 September 2021 I chose to read The Black Echo because, like Shetland, the Harry Bosch books have been made into a TV series. Also…


Raven Black by Ann Cleeves ***

24 April 2016

Reading dates: 27 March – 23 April 2016 I’ll be brief this time: page turner, Shetland as an interesting setting of which not enough is made of, predictable and unsatisfactory…


The papers of Tony Veitch (Laidlaw #2) by William McIlvanney

23 May 2021

…finish Shetland. Laidlaw’s wisdom He had tried to tell a funny story and it came out roughly like someone describing a golf-ball hollow by hollow. Harkness reflected that in Glasgow…