01 Sep

READERS’ VERDICT: A Memory of Violets by Hazel Gaynor

BookDiva In nb84 we featured A Memory of Violets by Hazel Gaynor as an nb Recommended ...
01 Sep

The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips

BookDiva Josephine and Joseph are newlyweds and new to the city in 2013. Broke and almost ...
27 Aug

WIN: Endgame by Ahmet Altan

BookNoir AN EXISTENTIAL PAGE-TURNER FROM ONE OF TURKEY’S GREATEST NOVELISTS   ‘I don’t remember pulling the .....
27 Aug

WIN: The Incomplete Tim Key

BookLife A wildly original collection of poetry and prose from one of the UK’s most exciting ......
26 Aug

ONE TO WATCH OUT FOR: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

BookHugger Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff is a clever and somewhat chilling novel exploring the ......
26 Aug

The Liar by Nora Roberts

BookDiva Shelby Pomeroy is a resourceful and determined young woman, widowed and with a 3 year ......
26 Aug

Sanctuary by Robert Edric

BookHugger Admit it, did you even know the Bronte sisters had a brother who was a ...
26 Aug

Indiscretion by Hannah Fielding

BookDiva After her mother dies Alexandra is left in England to be brought up by her ...
26 Aug

Hippy Dinners by Abbie Ross

BookLife This is a heart-warming and humorous recollection of the author’s formative years in the heart ......
26 Aug

Common Ground by Rob Cowen

BookLife [Teaser: An unassuming patch of edge-land outside Harrogate is Cowen’s nature paradise, providing him with ......
26 Aug

The Tournament by Matthew Reilly

BookNoir This is something of a departure for Matthew Reilly. He usually writes modern crime/action thrillers ......
26 Aug

Wind/Pinball by Haruki Murakami

BookHugger Wind/Pinball collects together Haruki Murakami’s first two novels in a beautiful hardback, with an introduction ......
26 Aug

The Art of Dave Seeley by Dave Seeley

BookGeek A flawless, coruscating collection of images
26 Aug

Black Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin

BookNoir Julia Heaberlin belongs on every suspense fan's bookshelf
26 Aug

Kingdom of Fear by Hunter S Thompson

BookLife A greatest hits reel of Thompson's sound and fury
26 Aug

Thunderstruck & Other Stories

BookHugger An outstanding collection of insightful, superb short stories penned by a wonderful writer...
25 Aug

Patrick Ness Video Interview – Part One

BookGeek nb magazine contributor Jade Craddock was invited by Walker Books to interview author Patrick Ness ......
25 Aug

nb Recommended Reads, issue by issue

BookHugger As my editorial in nb86 says, ‘The list is now too long to include [on ...
25 Aug

ONE TO WATCH OUT FOR: These Shallow Graves by Jennifer Donnelly

BookDiva I know it’s a privilege to have the pick of the proofs as they come ...
20 Aug

The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna van Praag

BookDiva Since her parents’ mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days ......
18 Aug

NOT FORGETTING THE WHALE by John Ironmonger

BookHugger This is one of the best books I’ve ever read and was impossible to put ...