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Blog Tour Stop with Review - An Eye For An Eye by Carol Wyer


Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour for An Eye For An Eye by Carol Wyer!


What They Say:

A killer running rings around the police. A detective spiralling out of control.

DI Kate Young is on leave. She’s the force’s best detective, but her bosses know she’s under pressure, on medication and overcoming trauma. So after her bad judgement call leads to a narrowly averted public disaster, they’re sure all she needs is a rest.

But when Staffordshire Police summon her back to work on a murder case, it’s a harder, more suspicious Kate Young who returns. With a new ruthlessness, she sets about tracking down a clinical, calculating serial killer who is torturing victims and leaving clues to taunt the police. Spurred on by her reporter husband, Young begins to suspect that the murderer might be closer than she ever imagined.

As she works to uncover the truth, Young unravels a network of secrets and lies, with even those closest to her having something to hide. But with her own competence—and her grip on reality—called into question, can she unmask the killer before they strike again?



What I Say:

Well, I don't actually know WHAT to say about this book! Carol Wyer is absolutely one of my go-to authors, especially with her thrillers, as her dark mind is a very cool place to hang out.

An Eye For An Eye is the first in the series following DI Kate Young and her team. I was a bit sad, if I'm honest, to meet a new lead character. I had grown so fond of Robyn and Natalie and it was hard to let them go. I'm so glad I gave her the chance to introduce herself to me though. Kate is a huge role model. She's been traumatised in the worst possible way, yet she picks up, dusts off and does her job. She is conscientious, resilient, intelligent, compassionate and insightful, al while being approachable and warm. That can't be an easy balance to write. Yet Carol does so perfectly.

This case is super creepy and dark. The killer is sneaky and meticulous and it puts Kate and her team to the test. Together, Kate, Bradley, Emma and the forensics crew work all hours to crack this case and bring justice to the victims. I love that nothing is as it seems and every new development brings a twist that you just don't see coming. 

Another brilliant series in the making from a brilliant writer! 10/10

About The Author:



USA Today bestselling author and winner of The People's Book Prize Award, Carol Wyer writes feel-good comedies and gripping crime fiction. 

A move from humour to the 'dark side' in 2017, saw the introduction of popular DI Robyn Carter in LITTLE GIRL LOST and demonstrated that stand-up comedian Carol had found her true niche.

To date, her crime novels have sold over 750,000 copies and been translated for various overseas markets.

Carol has been interviewed on numerous radio shows discussing ''Irritable Male Syndrome' and 'Ageing Disgracefully' and on BBC Breakfast television. She has had articles published in national magazines 'Woman's Weekly', featured in 'Take A Break', 'Choice', 'Yours' and 'Woman's Own' magazines and the Huffington Post.

She currently lives on a windy hill in rural Staffordshire with her husband Mr Grumpy... who is very, very grumpy.

When she is not plotting devious murders, she can be found performing her comedy routine, Smile While You Still Have Teeth.

Social Media:

Website www.carolwyer.co.uk

Blog www.carolwyer.com

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Twitter https://twitter.com/carolewyer

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Pinterest http://www.pinterest.com/carolewyer

Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/carol-wyer-407b1032

Goodreads https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/14925467.Carol_Wyer

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCj5O-lvkAYO19S0AMW8VqJQ




Thanks to Emma Welton and the team at Amazon Pub for allowing me to read an early copy of the book in exchange for my honest review.
 

Comments

  1. Thanks for being part of the blog tour :)

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  2. What a tremendous review! Once again I can't thank you enough for your support and for taking part in this book tour and sharing your thoughts on An Eye For An Eye. I know how much you loved Natalie and Robyn so it was quite a move to bring a new detective on board but I am delighted you liked Kate and love the fact you find my dark mind a cool place :)
    Huge thanks for this review which has brightened up a grim afternoon. You are awesome xx

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