Book Review: The Kingdom of Wo...

Friday 5 May 2017 by

The Kingdom of Women: Life, Love and Death in China’s Hidden Mountains by Choo WaiHong Publishing by I.B.Tauris In a mist-shrouded...

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Book Review: Alias Grace

Friday 14 April 2017 by

Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood Published by Virago ‘Sometimes I whisper it over to myself: Murderess. Murderess. It rustles, like a...

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Book Review: The Underground R...

Friday 7 April 2017 by

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Published by Doubleday Books Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is...

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Book Review: Bluebeard’s...

Friday 10 February 2017 by

Bluebeard’s Egg and Other Stories by Margaret Atwood Published by Vintage A man finds himself surrounded by women who are becoming...

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Book Review: When Breath Becom...

Friday 3 February 2017 by

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi Published by Vintage Publishing At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a...

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January #HoBBookclub: The Trou...

Tuesday 31 January 2017 by

The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon Published by HarperCollins THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER England, 1976. Mrs Creasy is...

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Book Review: A Farewell to Arm...

Friday 27 January 2017 by

A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway Published by Vintage Classics In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war. He volunteered for the...

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Book Review: A Closed and Comm...

Friday 20 January 2017 by

A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers Published by Hodder & Stoughton Lovelace was once merely a ship’s artificial...

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Book Review: My Name is Leon

Friday 13 January 2017 by

My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal Published by Viking A brother chosen. A brother left behind. And a family where you’d least expect to...

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