Your name – Mary and Gerry Mayfield, blogging as Maryom and The Mole
Your blog’s name – Our Book Reviews Online
Blog’s URL – http://ourbookreviewsonline.blogspot.co.uk/
Which types of books do you review? Anything and everything from children’s picture books through chick lit and literary fiction to Nordic Noir
What do you like about crime fiction? The following of a string of clues, hoping to catch the killer/perpetrator before the ‘professionals’ do.
For anyone starting out, can you recommend 5 essential crime books to read?
Belinda Bauer’s Rubbernecker
Steven Dunne’s The Unquiet Grave
Kate Atkinson’s Case Histories
Leigh Russell’s Cut Short
Denzil Meyrick’s The Last Witness
Do you have 1 or 2 personal favourites? In addition to anything by those authors above, anything by Agatha Christie, Liza Marklund,
New crime fiction author you are most excited by? Maybe not quite ‘new’ but local author Steven Dunne – it’s always more chilling to have fictional crime taking place on your doorstep and Denzil Meyrick with his DCI Daley series.
Greatest fictional criminal? We root for the good guys
Greatest fictional detective? Miss Marple or Jackson Brodie