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Miss Smith Commits the Perfect Crime? is going on a blog tour with Rachel's Random Resources. If you wish to participate please contact me on rachel@rachelsrandomresources.com with your name, blog name, preferred post type and availability. 

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Miss Smith Commits the Perfect Crime? by Guy Rolands

Genre: Action adventure with a touch of humour.

Blog Tour Dates: 8th - 17th September 2020

Publication Date: January 2020

Standalone first book of the series.

Estimated Page Count - 258

Formats Available - Mobi or Epub

Type of Post Available - Reviews (preferred) and guest posts, extracts and Q&As

Purchase linkhttps://www.amazon.co.uk/Miss-Smith-Commits-Perfect-Crime-ebook/dp/B083M79QWB/

Recovering from a brutal attack where she was savagely raped, university student Sam Smith attempts to rebuild her life and overcome the ongoing effects of her ordeal. Her ultimate goal is to bring her assailant to justice, but before she can do so her life and loves take a series of intriguing turns as she continues her sometimes unconventional education.

Eventually she is able to identify her attacker and decides to exact retribution in her own particular style, but during her preparations Sam becomes aware that her every move is being tracked by a mysterious organisation. To avoid detection by the police and also her hidden watchers, Sam Smith attempts to commit the perfect crime. However in the aftermath of her vigilante action events change rapidly to bring about a most unexpected outcome.


Miss Smith Commits the Perfect Crime? is the first book in the Sam Smith Adventure Series and can be read as a standalone.

About Guy Rolands

Guy Rolands is the pen-name of former TV producer and director Guy Caplin.

Guy Caplin worked in television broadcasting for over 40 years and is one of the few people to have achieved success in both the technical and artistic branches of the medium.  He has worked with many celebrities including, the Beatles, Ella Fitzgerald, Bob Hope and Maria Callas.


He moved to ITV’s Yorkshire Television in 1969 as a Producer and Director of Sport, Outside Broadcasts and special events.  Among the many programmes he devised was the quiz programme “Winner Takes All” fronted by Jimmy Tarbuck and Geoffrey Wheeler, which under his tenure was regularly amongst the Top Ten TV programmes and twice reached the coveted Number One Spot.


When the final series of the hit American programme Dallas ran into technical problems in Hollywood in 1989, Guy left YTV and joined a UK broadcast engineering company to try to come up with a solution.  The solution proposed resulted in the creation of the DEFT process, which although too late to be used on Dallas, was used initially on the Simpsons and subsequently on Friends, Frasier, Superman and many others America series.  DEFT was awarded an Emmy for outstanding technical achievement.


Back in the UK Guy owned and ran a company creating video productions for both broadcast and industry, was a freelance trainer at the BBC and a visiting tutor at the National School of Film and Television


For the past thirteen years Guy has also been regular lecturer for P&O cruises and Cunard and has effectively travelled twice around the world.


Now, having closed his video company, he spends his time writing under the name of Guy Rolands and has now completed four novels in the Sam Smith Adventure series. Having worked all over the world and encountered hundreds of remarkable characters, his experiences provide colour and intrigue to his work.

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Blog Tour Schedule

Capacity per day as shown. Confirmed blogs will appear here. 

8th September

  1. Futures

  2. the_book_reviewing_mum

  3. Mai's Musings

9th September

  1. Grace J Reviewerlady

  2. Rosie Writes...

  3. Ellesea Loves Reading

10th September

  1. Jessica Belmont

  2. Jazzy Book Reviews

  3. Splashes Into Books

11th September

  1. Book Reviews by Satabdi

  2. donnasbookblog

  3. Nesie's Place

12th September

  1. The Eclectic Review

  2. The Magic Of Wor(l)ds