Dirt by Bill Buford reviewed

Title: Dirt Author: Bill Buford Genre: Non-fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Vintage Publishing Release Date: October 1, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 448 Source: NetGalley In Dirt, Bill Buford–author of the best-selling, now-classic, Heat–moves his attention from Italian cuisine to the food of France. Baffled by the language, determined that he can master the art of …

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The Light Ages by Seb Falk reviewed

Title: The Light Ages Author: Seb Falk Genre: Non-fiction Publisher: Penguin Press UK – Allen Lane, Particular, Pelican, Penguin Classics Release Date: September 24, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 320 Source: NetGalley Soaring Gothic cathedrals, violent crusades, the Black Death: these are the dramatic forces that shaped the medieval era. But the so-called Dark Ages also …

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The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard reviewed

Title: The Nothing Man Author: Catherine Ryan Howard Genre: Thriller Publisher: Atlantic Books Release Date: August 06, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 304 Source: NetGalley I was the girl who survived the Nothing Man. Now I am the woman who is going to catch him… You’ve just read the opening pages of The Nothing Man, the …

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A Little London Scandal by Miranda Emmerson reviewed

Title: A Little London Scandal Author: Miranda Emmerson Genre: Fiction Publisher: 4th Estate Release Date: August 20, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 336 Source: NetGalley A compelling and ingeniously plotted story of class and corruption, sex and the Sixties, for fans of A Very English Scandal and The Trial of Christine Keeler Nik felt the mistake …

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Eight Detectives by Alex Pavesi reviewed

Title: Eight Detectives Author: Alex Pavesi Genre: Fiction Publisher: Penguin UK – Michael Joseph Release Date: August 20, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 352 Source: NetGalley All murder mysteries follow a simple set of rules. Grant McAllister, an author of crime fiction and professor of mathematics, once sat down and worked them all out. But that …

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