24 Apr

The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble

BookHugger Jess is an anthropology student in 1960s London and has an affair with her professor ......
24 Apr

The House at the End of Hope Street by Menna van Praag

BookDiva Number 11, Hope Street, Cambridge. The house has stood at the end of Hope Street ...
24 Apr

How To Be A Heroine by Samantha Ellis

BookDiva The author tells the story of her life through fictional heroines and does so in ...
24 Apr

Did She Kill Him?: A Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic by Kate Colquhoun

BookNoir Unfortunately I just couldn’t get into this book, I was hoping for something similar to ......
24 Apr

MOD by Richard Weight

BookLife An impeccably written, thoughtful, provocative, at time shocking, yet most compelling book describing the uprising of ....
23 Apr

Quirky Q&A – Tina Seskis

BookNoir Tina’s first novel, One Step Too Far, was an instant bestseller variously described as ‘clever, ......
23 Apr

THEY SAY, WE SAY: Flight by Isabel Ashdown 

BookDiva They Say, We Say is a meeting of minds between publishers who want to introduce their ......
23 Apr

OUR INTREPID REPORTER: Darren Laws on Deal Noir

BookNoir If you are a crime fiction aficionado, then you may already be aware of Caffeine ...
23 Apr

The Boy That Never Was by Karen Perry

BookNoir This is the story of Robin and Harry an artist couple who lose their three ...
23 Apr

Eagles at War by Ben Kane

BookChap By the time the legions start back towards the Rhine everything is ready and waiting for them in the depths of the Teuto...
22 Apr

WHERE I WRITE – Anne O’Brien

BookDiva I write my historical novels in a little sloping-ceilinged room, once a bedroom, that is ......
22 Apr

The Room by Jonas Karlsson

BookHugger When Bjorn goes to work at the Authority he has high hopes, but these are ...
22 Apr

Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera

BookHugger It looks pretty insubstantial but don’t judge a book by its cover (or in this ...
22 Apr

If I Should Die by Matthew Frank

BookNoir I expect this novel would be described as a ‘police procedural’ but it is much ......
22 Apr

Girl Runner by Carrie Snyder

BookDiva This is a really lovely story, I thoroughly enjoyed it. It tells of Aggie Smart, ...
22 Apr

The Whispering City by Sara Moliner

BookNoir Originally published in Spanish in 2013, this book is written by two women, both University ......
22 Apr

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami

BookHugger This is Murakami’s 14th novel but I confess I’ve only read one other Norwegian Wood, ......
22 Apr

Arthur C.Clarke Awards Shortlist ‘The Girl With All The Gifts’

BookGeek Now in its 29th year, the award is THE Science Fiction Prize in the UK. ...
22 Apr

Arthur C.Clarke Awards Shortlist ‘Europe In Autumn’

BookGeek Now in its 29th year, the award is THE Science Fiction Prize in the UK. ...
22 Apr

Arthur C.Clarke Awards Shortlist ‘The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August’

BookGeek Now in its 29th year, the award is THE Science Fiction Prize in the UK. ...
22 Apr

Arthur C.Clarke Awards Shortlist ‘Memory of Water’

BookGeek Now in its 29th year, the award is THE Science Fiction Prize in the UK. ...