BLACK WIDOW: Scottish crime master weaves a twisted psychological tale

black-widowNote to readers: Since writing this review, Black Widow by Christopher Brookmyre has been named crime novel of the year at the Theakston Old Peculier crime writing festival.

Just when you think you’ve got things straight, Christopher Brookmyre throws you another curveball in his newest book, Black Widow.

Brookmyre builds layers of intrigue like a chef crafting a multilayer cake, with each layer providing another tantalizing clue or red herring to keep readers guessing.

But no matter how diligently readers strive to piece everything together, it’s doubtful anyone will see the final twist before its reveal.

Read the full review now at BookPage.


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