Clutching my rucksack full of books to my chest, it was time to hurry up the hill from Print Point to the Library for the last session of the evening. Outside the library, I met[…]
After the gripping session with Denise, Craig and Luca in Rothesay Library, I and all the other Bute Noirians hot-footed it down to Print Point for their first event of the weekend. Of course, there was[…]
THE KILLING SEASON MASON CROSS My name is not Alison Cross. Well, it is. But as far as first lines go, telling your reader that your name is not Carter Blake will guarantee to hook[…]
This session took place in Rothesay Library after the Opening Session and had been a sell out for weeks. Not surprising as this was Denise Mina’s only appearance at Bute Noir and nobody wanted to[…]
As the photographer for Bute Noir, I was all geared up for Karen’s summons to the library to take photos of the authors and I had in my head what I wanted to do: take[…]
The Beauty of Murder A K Benedict Orion Books (pp 392) You’ll have to bear with me because I’ve never reviewed a crime novel before and The Beauty of Murder by AK Benedict is[…]
Bute Museum have risen to the challenge and managed to create 16 excellent images based on the titles of our Bute Noir 2017 authors!
Only 2 weeks to go and we have just SOLD OUT 2 MORE EVENTS! ‘The Men Behind the Mic’ on Saturday 5th August and ‘Femmes Fatales’ on Sunday 6th August are now fully booked. You[…]
She’s back…and in trouble yet again! ‘A Crime Writers’ Festival on the Isle of Bute seems like the perfect opportunity for a relaxing weekend. But a chance encounter on the ferry to the island once[…]
Can you believe that the ticket price for the quiz, the Slice Girls AND Postmortem is ONLY £4.00!!!! Get yours now before this event sells out!