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Wrote for Luck
D J Taylor
Review by Adam Ley-Lange
So much of the craft of a short story has to do with what you decide to put the frame around; which scenes do you choose to offer an insight into the lives of the characters who you are writing a
Mind of Winter
Laura Kasischke
Review by Sally Hughes

Eric and Holly are just a normal American family.

The Hourglass Factory
Lucy Ribchester
Review by Kristy Rabbitt
A fascinating historical mystery from a talented new author.
The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins
Review by Megan Brown
This debut psychological thriller is deliciously dark - Before I go to Sleep meets Gone Girl.
The Widow's Confession
Sophia Tobin
Review by Rebecca Foster
Sophia Tobin’s second novel, The Widow’s Confession, is a twisting mystery set in Broadstairs in 1851.
 
Delphine Beck, the titular widow, has left behind a sham
The Girl in the Photograph
Kate Riordan
Review by Lucy Rock
Writer and journalist Kate Riordan launches us into what will hopefully be a great year for historical fiction in her tender new novel; The Girl in the Photograph.
 
Summertime
Vanessa Lafaye
Review by Sally Hughes
Sweltering heat, roasting pork barbecue, mint juleps and key lime pie expertly evoke the hothouse atmosphere of 1930s Florida.

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