The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti reviewed

Title: The Eight Mountains Author: Paolo Cognetti Genre: Fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Vintage Publishing Release Date: March 22, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley Pietro, a lonely city boy, spends his childhood summers in a secluded valley in the Alps. Bruno, the cowherd son of a local stonemason, knows the mountains intimately. Together …

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No Good Brother by Tyler Keevil reviewed

Title: No Good Brother Author: Tyler Keevil Genre: Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins UK Release Date: February 22, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley A high-stakes adventure of love, loss, masculinity and morality, the glorious new novel from award-winning author Tyler Keevil introduces two unlikely outlaws. Tim Harding has spent the fishing season in Canada working …

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With the End in Mind by Kathryn Mannix reviewed

Title: With the End in Mind: Dying, Death and Wisdom in an Age of Denial Author: Kathryn Mannix Genre: Biography & Autobiography Publisher: HarperCollins UK Release Date: December 28, 2017 Format: Ebook Pages: 216 Source: NetGalley In this unprecedented book, palliative medicine pioneer Dr Kathryn Mannix explores the biggest taboo in our society and the …

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Little Sister by Isabel Ashdown reviewed

Title: Little Sister Author: Isabel Ashdown Genre: Fiction Publisher: Hachette UK Release Date: April 27, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 384 Source: NetGalley ‘A heart in your mouth read.’ RED MAGAZINE You trusted your sister… you shouldn’t have. After sixteen years apart sisters Jessica and Emily are reunited. With the past now behind them, the warmth …

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The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne

Title: The Marsh King's Daughter Author: Karen Dionne Genre: Fiction Publisher: Sphere Release Date: June 29, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley The suspense thriller of the year – The Marsh King’s Daughter will captivate you from the start and chill you to the bone. ‘I was born two years into my mother’s captivity. …

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Straight Expectations by Peggy Cryden reviewed

Title: Straight Expectations Author: Peggy Cryden LMFT, Peggy Cryden, Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers Release Date: May 18, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 184 Source: NetGalley A memoir of a mother’s experience of raising both a gay son and a gay, transgender son that acknowledges her own upbringing in an adopted family. Through the …

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