Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott reviewed

Title: Rotherweird Author: Andrew Caldecott Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Quercus Books Release Date: May 16, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 464 Source: NetGalley ‘Intricate and crisp, witty and solemn: a book with special and dangerous properties,’ Hilary Mantel ‘Baroque, Byzantine and beautiful – not to mention bold’ M.R. Carey Rotherweird is twisted, arcane murder-mystery with shades of …

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Title: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Author: Gail Honeyman Genre: Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: May 18, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive – but not how to live Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same …

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Frogkisser! by Garth Nix reviewed

Title: Frogkisser! Author: Garth Nix Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Bonnier Zaffe Release Date: 2017-02 Format: ebook Pages: 448 Source: NetGalley Garth Nix is on hilarious form as he spins his very own fairy tale, featuring Princess Anya, who, with her loyal dog, must embark on a terribly important (capital Q) Quest to acquire the ingredients for …

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The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch reviewed

Title: The Hanging Tree Series: Peter Grant / Rivers of London Author: Ben Aaronovitch Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Gollancz Release Date: November 1, 2015 Format: ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley Another gripping and hilarious adventure through the secret streets of London. A tour of what remains and an insight into what once was with a liberal …

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The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen – reviewed

Title: The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1⁄4 Years Old Author: Hendrik Groen Genre: Fiction Publisher: Penguin UK Release Date: August 25, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley ** THE INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON ** ‘There are many laughs in this book but it’s so much more than just a comedy. It’s a story about …

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Different Class by Joanne Harris reviewed

Title: Different Class Author: Joanne Harris Genre: Fiction Publisher: Doubleday UK Release Date: April 15, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 416 Source: NetGalley The impressively versatile Joanne Harris in her psychological thriller mode, at her darkest and most unsettling. After thirty years at St Oswald’s Grammar in North Yorkshire, Latin master Roy Straitley has seen all …

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