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Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway

Angelmaker by

Joe Spork is  mild mannered clockmaker. He wns and runs a shop fixing clockwork devices, from clocks to Victorian dirty toys. He …

Glister by John Burnside

Glister by

Teenage boys are going missing in Innertown. Where they go and what happens to them, nobody knows. Some say that they have …

Gabriel's Gate by Tom Galvin

Gabriel’s gate by

With the demise of the Celtic Tiger and the onset of the “economic doom and gloom” so popular in the media at …

Stray by

Okay, first off the cover to this is awful. Really, it is. And second of all, I did have huge problems with …

Pegasus and the flame by

Mythology and Reality collide! So the blurb on the back of this book tell me. The mythical winged stallion Pegasus crash lands …

There is no dog by

Imagine that God was a teenage boy, and a spoiled, sulky, sex-crazed one at that. One who became god because his mother …

Warrior dir. by

The opening scenes of Warrior feature The National’s Start a war and a character listening to Moby Dick. Not what you may …

The pink cage by

Astrid is a bitch. She doesn’t see herself that way, but as I started this novel I really didn’t like her. She …

The Radleys by

17 Orchard Lane, in Bishopthorpe is a quiet, residential spot. Home to the respectable types; doctors and architects. You know that sort …