Tag Archives: mystery

Welcome to the rollicking world of Cass Claymore in Antiques and Alibis

Today I’d like to welcome Wendy H. Jones to Ascroft, eh? Wendy is here to tell us about her new crime novel, Antiques and Alibis. Welcome Wendy. Let’s get started, shall we? Tell us about your novel. WHJ: Antiques and … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, August 2018 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where Did The Idea Come From?

Although it’s more than a century since the sinking of the Titanic in April 1912, people are still fascinated by the tragedy and artefacts that have been recovered from the ship are prized. When I began toying with ideas for … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, May 2018 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where did it begin?

It’s been a week since A Timeless Celebration’s Kickstarter campaign launched on World Book Day. The week has flown as I have contacted everyone I can think of to be sure they know that the campaign is underway. Thanks to … Continue reading

Posted in April 2018, Archives, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Delving Into the Darling Dahlias

Today I’ve invited Susan Wittig Albert, author of The Darling Dahlias and the Unlucky Clover, the seventh book in the Darling Dahlias series, to Ascroft, eh? to tell us about her latest novel. Welcome Susan. Let’s get started, shall we? … Continue reading

Posted in March 2018, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Sapphire Pavilion: a great read

A couple weeks ago I finished reading Sapphire Pavilion. It’s a really fast-paced, gripping story and I’m delighted that I was asked to review it on Ascroft, eh?. This is what the publisher says about Sapphire Pavilion: “Steve Stilwell’s former … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, May 2017, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Tudor Mystery

Today Mary Lawrence is here to discuss her Tudor era mystery, Death of an Alchemist. Welcome, Mary. Let’s get started, shall we? Tell us about your novel. ML: Death of an Alchemist is Book 2 in the Bianca Goddard Mysteries, … Continue reading

Posted in March 2016 | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Delving Into Deep Deceit

Today I’ve invited Anne Louise O’Connell to Ascroft, eh? to tell us a little about her mystery/thriller, Deep Deceit. Welcome, Anne. Let’s get started, shall we? Tell us about your novel. ALO: My novel, Deep Deceit, revolves around a young … Continue reading

Posted in March 2015 | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Shrouded in Humour

A couple years ago I read and reviewed The Big Show Stopper by Ken Dalton and I thoroughly enjoyed the zany detective tale. So I when I was asked to review The Tartan Shroud, the latest book in this series … Continue reading

Posted in January 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Big Show Stopper: A Cavorting Crime Caper

Last week I read The Big Show Stopper because I had arranged to review it on Ascroft, eh?.  I found it a relaxing break as I settled down with it for an hour or so each night. The Big Show Stopper by Ken Dalton   … Continue reading

Posted in February 2011 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Investigate Mike Angley’s Childfinder Trilogy

I’m welcoming Mike Angley, author of the Child Finder Trilogy, on an exchange visit to Ascroft, eh? today. He retired from the Air Force in 2007 following a 25-year career as a Special Agent with the Office of Special Investigations (OSI) … Continue reading

Posted in April 2010 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment