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Book Blitz: The Strange Book of Jacob Boyce - Tom Gillespie

Updated: Jun 12, 2020

Hiya everyone,

Today I have the absolute pleasure of being able to participate in the book blitz for The Strange Book of Jacob Boyce by Tom Gillespie, organised by Love Books Tours.

Love Books Tours offer book tours, cover reveals, book blitzes and more! If you'd like to know more or join the host family then please check out their website, Twitter and Instagram!

Check out the blurb, more about the author and where the book is available down below! Also keep an eye out for the blog tour in July - it's going to be a good one! ☺️


A spiralling obsession. A missing wife. A terrifying secret. Will he find her before it’s too late?

When Dr Jacob Boyce’s wife goes missing, the police put it down to a simple marital dispute. Jacob, however, fears something darker. Following her trail to Spain, he becomes convinced that Ella’s disappearance is tied to a mysterious painting whose hidden geometric and numerical riddles he’s been obsessively trying to solve for months.

Obscure, hallucinogenic clues, and bizarre, larger-than-life characters, guide an increasingly unhinged Jacob through a nightmarish Spanish landscape to an art forger’s studio in Madrid, where he comes face-to-face with a centuries-old horror, and the terrifying, mind-bending, truth about his wife.

The Strange Book of Jacob Boyce is available on Amazon and GoodReads.

About the Author

Tom Gillespie grew up in a small town just outside Glasgow. After completing a Masters in English at Glasgow University, he spent the next ten years pursuing a musical career as a singer/songwriter, playing, recording and touring the UK and Europe with his band. He now lives in Bath with his wife, daughter and hyper-neurotic cat, where he works at the university as an English lecturer. Tom writes long and short stories. His stories have appeared in many magazines, journals and e-zines. He is co-author of Glass Work Humans-an anthology of stories and poems, published by Valley Press. Visit Tom at tom-gillespie.com and he can also be found on Twitter.

Thank you for reading this book blitz! You can also find me on my Twitter and Instagram!

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