The Lip by Charlie Carroll reviewed

Title: The Lip Author: Charlie Carroll Genre: Fiction Publisher: John Murray Press Release Date: March 18, 2021 Format: Ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley Away from the hotels and holiday lets, there is an unseen side of Cornwall, where the shifting uncertainties of the future breed resentment and mistrust. Melody Janie is hidden. She lives alone …

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A Town Called Solace by Mary Lawson reviewed

Title: A Town Called Solace Author: Mary Lawson Genre: Fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Vintage Publishing Release Date: February 18, 2021 Format: Ebook Pages: 302 Source: NetGalley It’s North Ontario in 1972, and seven-year-old Clara’s teenage sister Rose has just run away from home. At the same time, a strange man – Liam – drives …

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Nightshift by Kiare Ladner reviewed

Title: Nightshift Author: Kiare Ladner Genre: Fiction Publisher: Pan Macmillan Release Date: February 18, 2021 Format: Ebook Pages: 256 Source: NetGalley Nightshift is a story of obsession set in London’s liminal world of nightshift workers. When twenty-three-year-old Meggie meets distant and enigmatic Sabine, she recognises in her the person she would like to be. Giving …

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Love by Roddy Doyle reviewed

Title: Love Author: Roddy Doyle Genre: Fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Vintage Publishing Release Date: October 15, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 336 Source: NetGalley Two old friends reconnect in Dublin for a dramatic, revealing evening of drinking and storytelling in this winning new novel from the author of the Booker Prize winning Paddy Clarke Ha …

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The Golden Rule by Amanda Craig reviewed

Title: The Golden Rule Author: Amanda Craig Genre: Fiction Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group UK Release Date: July 02, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley When Hannah is invited into the First-Class carriage of the London to Penzance train by Jinni, she walks into a spider’s web. Now a poor young single mother, Hannah …

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The Quarry by Ben Halls reviewed

Title: The Quarry Author: Ben Halls Genre: Fiction Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group UK Release Date: February 13, 2020 Format: Ebook Pages: 256 Source: NetGalley You can see it in them; all that anger inside, it’s toxic. Throw some drink into it and everything bubbles over. People say that they never see it coming, the …

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