general fiction


Do butlers burgle banks?


Rupture

by Simon Lelic
I wasn't ther [...]

The Lace Reader

Author: Brunonia Barry

When I first started reading this book I'll admit to being a little bit confused. It was group read, for Historic [...]


Her fearful symmetry

Author: Audrey Niffenegger
For a lot of this book I really really liked it. I never quite loved it; but for a while I did really en [...]

The other hand

published in the US as Little Bee ISBN: 0340963409 Most days I wish I was a British pound coin instead of an African girl. I picked this boo [...]
Books

Still life with Woodpecker

ISBN: 0553148923 really wanted to like this book. How could I not, the synopsis from the back cover makes you want to start reading it: Stil [...]

My life as a rhombus

I don't tut [...]

Fox, Swallow, Scarecrow

From the new glass bridge which spanned the inscrutable waters of the Grand Canal, the tram purred downhill and glided gently into the h [...]

A Partisan’s Daughter

ISBN: 9781846551420 I am not the sort of man who goes to prostitutes. Well, I suppose that every man would say that. People would disbelieve [...]