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Bloody Scotland – McIlvanney Prize shortlist – The Second Murderer

  • Submitted: 14th September 2023

Bloody Scotland – McIlvanney Prize shortlist – The Second Murderer

This week The BookTrail is shining its spotlight on the rather wonderful shortlist for the Bloody Scotland crime book of the year awards – also known as the Mcllvancy prize. Last but not least, the lovely Denise Mina is featured!


Tickets here: https://bloodyscotland.com/


Everyday this week, each book will have its turn in the BookTrail spotlight. 

The Second Murderer Denise Mina

BookTrail locations in A Second Murderer


Someone in danger. A body found in a Hollywood hotel. And three different people on the trail for the truth. some want it revealed but others want it hidden.

Journey –

The search takes readers to the roughest neighbourhoods of LA through dive bars and Skid Row. Oh and to a few Hollywood hotels…where you find something very interesting in one of the rooms.


BookTrail Boarding Pass: Denise Mina

Twitter:    web: https://www.denisemina.com/


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