Reviews

Featured reviews

Her
Harriet Lane
Review by Anna James

Harriet Lane has created a taut, unnerving thriller in Her that will keep you in its hold until the devastating conclusion.

Bittersweet
Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
Review by Jade Craddock

"If you want to be a Winslow you will have to change what being a Winslow means. You will have to take them all down."

Lobsters
Lucy Ivison and Tom Ellen
Review by Caroline Carpenter

Sam and Hannah are finishing their A-levels and preparing for university by making plans to get drunk, party with friends and lose their virginity.

Latest reviews

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe
Romain Puertolas
Review by Lucy Rock
The quirky title of Romain Puértolas' debut novel leaves little room for the imagination.
Breakfast with the Borgias
D.B.C. Pierre
Review by Rebecca Watts

When embarking on a trip to Amsterdam to talk at a Computer Science convention, and then enjoy a clandestine romantic weekend with one of his students, Ariel Panek does not expect to be

The Hundred Year House
Rebecca Makkai
Review by Clair Stanton
This is an excellent book; intricately plotted, intelligent and absorbing. The hundred year house is Laurelfield; built in 1900 by Augustus Devohr for his wife, Violet.
Love Love Me Do
Mark Haysom
Review by Morag Adlington
Love, Love Me Do points to the innocent naiveté of the 1960s, to an age when the expectation for girls was marriage, family and happy ever after.
Shots Fired
C.J. Box
Review by Janie Philips
In this anthology of short thriller stories, Shots Fired is American writer C.J. Box's mix of tales written over the last decade.
Remember Me This Way
Sabine Durrant
Review by Anahita Mody
Remember Me This Way is the new psychological thriller by Sabine Durrant.
Plague
C.C. Humphreys
Review by Sally Hughes
This is a vivid novel which transports the reader directly into the heart of 17th century London. C.C.

Most viewed

We Were Liars
E. Lockhart
Review by Anna James
No Harm Can Come to a Good Man
James Smythe
Review by Sally Hughes
The Killing Club
Paul Finch
Review by Anahita Mody
  • x
  • x