The Fortunate Brother by Donna Morrissey reviewed

Title: The Fortunate Brother Author: Donna Morrissey Genre: Fiction Publisher: Canongate Books Release Date: April 20, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 272 Source: NetGalley A powerful tale of a family reeling from the tragic loss of a son, while facing a mysterious murder on their doorstep–told by one of Canada’s most beloved voices. After being uprooted …

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The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti reviewed

Title: The Twelve Bullets of Samuel Hawley Author: Hannah Tinti Genre: Fiction Publisher: Tinder Press Release Date: April 6, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley Bursting with imaginative exuberance, THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY by Hannah Tinti has been described as ‘One part Quentin Tarantino, one part Scheherazade’ (Ann Patchett) and will appeal …

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The Raqqa Diaries by Samer reviewed

Title: The Raqqa Diaries Author: Mohammed, Sameera, Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Hutchinson Release Date: March 9, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 108 Source: NetGalley The Raqqa Diaries began as a series of short broadcasts on Radio 4’s Today Programme. Now one of the most isolated and fear ridden cities on earth, no-one is allowed to speak …

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I Found You by Lisa Jewell reveiwed

Title: I Found You Author: Lisa Jewell Genre: Fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Cornerstone Release Date: April 20, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 512 Source: NetGalley ‘How long have you been sitting out here?’ ‘I got here yesterday.’ ‘Where did you come from?’ ‘I have no idea.’ East Yorkshire: Single mum Alice Lake finds a man …

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Shtum by Jem Lester reviewed

Title: Shtum Author: Jem Lester Genre: Fiction Publisher: Orion Release Date: January 26, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 320 Source: NetGalley Ben Jewell has hit breaking point. His ten-year-old son, Jonah, has never spoken, so when Ben and Jonah are forced to move in with Ben’s elderly father, three generations of men – one who can’t …

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The Language of Dying by Sarah Pinborough reviewed

Title: The Language of Dying Author: Sarah Pinborough Genre: Fiction Publisher: Quercus Books Release Date: 01 December, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 88 Source: NetGalley A woman sits beside her father’s bedside as the night ticks away the final hours of his life. As she watches over her father, she relives the past week and the …

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