Best books of 2015

So many books, so little time. Luckily, I did have time to read these 12 brilliant books, my favourites of the year… All Involved by Ryan Gattis This is one of the first 2015 releases I read, way back in September 2014, and it is still without doubt one of the best books of the…

Summer reads: Nine books you can’t miss in 2015

  You know how it is, you’re packing for your summer holiday (or yet another agonisingly uncomfortable commute) and you’re on the hunt for something brilliant to read. Never fear, here’s a list of nine books that you absolutely must read this summer, listed in order of release date. A God in Ruins by Kate…

Book review: A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson

What if the new Kate Atkinson were even better than the last? That’s the audacious question Atkinson’s publisher asks on the proof of her new novel, A God in Ruins. Audacious, yes, but there’s a reason it’s okay to ask that question – because the new Atkinson is even better than the last. A God…

Book review: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Ugh, what on earth is the matter with me that I waited so long before reading Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life? I’d like to go back and shake some sense into the me that said I wouldn’t read this until the hype had died down, because this book surpasses all the hype. Ursula Todd is…