Reviews of Our Fiction

We’ve had some great support from local papers


Inspector Hobbes and the Bones by Wilkie Martin


‘I really love Wilkie Martin’s Inspector Hobbes books.’
‘Like all good page turners, I read them as quickly as I can, but then feel totally bereft when they’re finished.’
‘I found all of the books intriguing and gripping’

Cirencester Scene  (http://www.cirencester-scene.co.uk/index.html) November 2016, by Jan Sparrow Vuolo

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Unhuman series by Wilkie Martin


‘madcap tales’,
‘mad, bad and dangerous to gnaw’
‘cult following for his whacky books’
‘inventive as they are entertaining’

Cotswold Life (http://www.cotswoldlife.co.uk/home) November 2014 – Katie Jarvis

Cotswold Life November 2014

Cotswold Life November 2014


Inspector Hobbes and the Blood (unhuman I) by Wilkie Martin


‘Odd, inventive, and genuinely very funny indeed’ Katie Jarvis, Cotswold Life

Review: Cotswold Life Inspector Hobbes and the Book by Wilkie Martin Cotswold Life Inspector Hobbes and the Book by Wilkie Martin

Cotswold Life review by Katie Jarvis – Christmas 2013 Edition, page 116 – Inspector Hobbes and the Blood: unhuman I by Wilkie Martin
http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk//launch.aspx?eid=ee72e084-4c19-4a75-ab98-bb3183b68410

 


And some great reviews from book bloggers


Inspector Hobbes and the Bones (unhuman IV) by Wilkie Martin


I feel it in my Bones | Inspector Hobbes and the Bones | A Review | Our First Year Here

‘an intriguing cozy mystery with comedic overtones.’, ‘I gave it five stars because it made me laugh out loud on several occasions.’
Injoyful Book Reviews, Carolyn Injoy-Hertz

‘I highly recommend this book and the series.’
INSPECTOR HOBBS AND THE BONES By Wilkie Martin, idahobluebird50 MYSTERIES GALORE AND PHOTOS, bettielouise31

‘this book is pure, unadulterated fun.’, ‘I love the Sherlockian style trio of detective, sidekick and housekeeper’, ‘looking forward to reading more’
Inspector Hobbes and the Bones by Wilkie Martin, The bookasaurus

‘it’s just good fun.’, ‘Andy makes an excellent human sidekick to Inspector Hobbes and their relationship reminded me of the Holmes-Watson dynamic at first.’
ARC Book Review: Inspector Hobbes and the Bones by Wilkie Martin, Amy

‘I loved this. It’s charming and bonkers.’, ‘It’s just nuts. And I loved it. I will have to go back now and read the other three. Big thumbs up.’
For the love of Books!! Inspector Hobbes and the Bones (undead 4) – Wilkie Martin, Kirsty White

‘I really enjoy this series and Inspector Hobbes and the Bones was no exception.’, ‘Too fun to miss.’
The Qwillery – Melanie’s Week in Review – December 11, 2016, Melanie Sanderson

‘Wow, Wilkie Martin delivers another finely crafted tapestry of un-human mystery with a dash of incisive wit and provocative humor.’, ‘A fun ride that is hard to put down.’
Koeur’s Book Reviews – REVIEW: INSPECTOR HOBBES AND THE BONES BY WILKIE MARTIN, Anders Mikkelsen


Inspector Hobbes and the Gold Diggers (unhuman III) by Wilkie Martin


‘Once again I was transported into another world’, ‘This author has become one of my favorites’, ‘dry wit ”Have fun with this one and hope that the author writes another’

Koeur’s Book Reviews Blog: Review Inspector Hobbes and the Gold Diggers by Wilkie Martin
http://koeur.wordpress.com/2014/09/29/review-inspector-hobbes-and-the-gold-diggers-by-wilkie-martin/


‘had me giggling’, ‘Hobbes and Andy follow the Hobbes-Watson dynamic’

thebookgator blog – book reviews forevermore
http://clsiewert.wordpress.com/2014/10/02/inspector-hobbes-and-the-gold-diggers/


‘serves well as a stand alone novel’, ‘characters are interesting’, ‘dastardly villians’

carolyninjoy’s Blod Review of Inspector Hobbes and the Gold Diggers by Wilkie Martin
http://carolyninjoy.wordpress.com/2014/11/05/inspector-hobbes-the-gold-diggers-by-wilkie-martin/


Inspector Hobbes and the Curse (unhuman II) by Wilkie Martin


‘Inspector Hobbes and the Curse is very much the funny man’s Sherlock Holmes’ , ‘light hearted tale full of mystery, quirks and puns’, ‘unusual supernatural whodunit mystery’, ‘just enjoy the humor and the tale’ Scarlet Aingeal

This was a fun read and is full of chuckle worthy puns and word play from Scarlet’s Web
http://scarletaingeal.booklikes.com/post/916536/this-was-a-fun-read-and-is-full-of-chuckle-worthy-puns-and-word-play


‘far out fantasy full of odd characters and action’ Jo Ann Hakola

Inspector Hobbes and the Curse by Wilkie Martin – from the Book Faerie at Journey of a Bookseller http://bkfaerie.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/inspector-hobbes-and-curse-by-wilkie.html


Inspector Hobbes and the Curse unhuman II – The Writing Room
https://www.thereadingroom.com/book/inspector-hobbes-and-the-curse/8048787


‘an amusing fantasy take-off on Sherlock Holmes and Watson’ Nancy Famolari

An amusing unhuman mystery – Nancy Famolari’s Author Spotlight
http://nancyfamolari.blogspot.co.uk/2014/05/an-amusing-unhuman-mystery.html


‘Oh, the puns! The puns!’, ‘the puns are part of the fun’, ‘It’s a Holmesian spoof’ Carol Siewert

Inspector Hobbes and the Curse – Book reviews forevermore
http://clsiewert.wordpress.com/2014/05/12/inspector-hobbes-and-the-curse/

Supernatural Holmes – from carols.booklist
http://carols.booklikes.com/post/881775/supernatural-holmes


‘light hearted fantasy novel with funny instances and observational humor of the dry kind’, ‘classic whodunit with a fantasy twist’, ‘I had fun relaxing with this novel, cigar in hand’ Anders Mikkelsen

Review: Inspector Hobbes and the Curse by Wilkie Martin – Koeur’s Book Reviews
http://koeur.wordpress.com/2014/04/24


Inspector Hobbes and the Blood (unhuman I) by Wilkie Martin


‘Plotting moves quickly from event to event, establishing interesting characters along the way’, ‘It was fun and entertaining’

Review: Inspector Hobbes and the Blood by Wilkie Martin  – books reviews forevermore
http://clsiewert.wordpress.com/2014/08/06/inspector-hobbes-and-the-blood-by-wilkie-martin/

‘How to describe the books? Well, if you like Terry Pratchett, Tom Sharpe or Tom Holt then this is the book for you. If you like absurdity, good writing, mouth-watering descriptions of food and humour then you will love this book. I did.’

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21 April 2017

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