Hame by Annalena McAfee

Title: Hame  Author: Annalena McAfee  Review by Robert Selby Grigor McWatt, the hero of Annalena McAfee’s hefty novel Hame, is a...

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The 7th Function of Language

Title: The 7th Function of Language Author: Laurent Binet, Translated from the French by Sam Taylor (Harvill Secker, 2017)  Review by...

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Slaughterhouse Five

Title:  Slaughterhouse Five Author: Kurt Vonnegut Review by Jenny Toni Andrews  Originally published in 1969, Kurt Vonnegut’s...

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Fifty Ways to Fly

Title: Fifty Ways to Fly Editor: Alison Hill Review by Jade Craddock Following the brilliantly trailblazing poetry anthology Sisters...

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The End of Eddy

Title: The End of Eddy Author: Édouard Louis, translated by Michael Lucey  Review by Aneesa Abbas Higgins  How do you come to terms...

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A Man Called Ove

Title: A Man Called Ove Author: Fredrik Backman Review by Thivija Sabanathan A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman is a story about,...

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The Lake House

The Lake House Author: Kate Morton Review by Claire Chambers To readers familiar with Kate Morton, the name will likely conjure...

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The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who C...

Title: The Hundred-year-old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared Author: Jonas Jonasson Review by Marianna Meloni In the...

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Tidings – A Christmas Journey...

Title: Tidings – A Christmas Journey  Author: Ruth Padel  Review by Robert Selby    Ruth Padel’s book-length Christmas poem...

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Children of Time

Title: Children of Time Author: Adrian Tchaikovsky Review by Neil Murray Science fiction stories about malevolent insects – all...

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Missing, Presumed

Title: Missing, Presumed Author: Susie Steiner Review by Joe Phelan To say that detective novels are ten a penny is something of an...

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Reasons to Stay Alive

Title: Reasons to Stay Alive Author: Matt Haig  Review by Anita Laryea The physical and mental effects of depression are a challenge...

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