Alphabetical list of reviews

Stay-with-Me img

Adebayo, Ayobami – Stay With Me

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dear Ijeawele img

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi – Dear Ijeawele

 

 

 

 

 

 

we should all be feminists img

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi – We should all be feminists

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Power img2

Alderman, NaomiThe Power

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-11-14 16.26.50

Allende, Isabel – Portrait in Sepia

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-07-26 20.42.01

Anderson, Gillian and Nadel, Jennifer – WE: A Manifesto for Women Everywhere

 

 

 

 

 

 

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings img

Angelou, Maya – I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Woman Berlin img

Anonymous – A Woman in Berlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shattered img

Asher, Rebecca – Shattered: Modern motherhood and the illusion of equality

 

 

 

 

 

The Testaments img

Atwood, Margaret – The Testaments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Bottle Factory Outing img

Bainbridge, BerylThe Bottle Factory Outing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

if beale street could talk img

Baldwin, James – If Beale Street Could Talk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Elegance of the Hedgehog img

Barbery, Muriel – The Elegance of the Hedgehog

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Silence of the Girls img

Barker, Pat – The Silence of the Girls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the-one-memory-of-flora-banks-img

Barr, Emily – The One Memory of Flora Banks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Days Without End img

Barry, Sebastian – Days Without End

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the-sellout-img

Beatty, Paul – The Sellout

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Immortalists img

Benjamin, ChloeThe Immortalists

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Extraordinary Colours of Auden Dare img

Bethel, Zillah – The Extraordinary Colours of Auden Dare

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

a whisper of horses img

Bethell, Zillah – A Whisper of Horses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Confident Mother img

Bevan, Sherry – The Confident Mother

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the boy in the striped pyjamas img

Boyne, John – The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-07-13 13.59.41

Brody, Frances – Murder on a Summer’s Day

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Clockwork Orange

Burgess, Anthony – A Clockwork Orange

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Milkman img

Burns, Anna – Milkman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Cannon, Joanna – Three Things About Elsie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-10-19-13-10-09

Carson, Rick – Taming your Gremlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Lady & the Unicorn img

Chevalier, Tracy – The Lady and the Unicorn

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Last Runaway img

Chevalier, Tracy – The Last Runaway

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Death on the Nile img

Christie, Agatha – Death on the Nile

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murder on the Orient Express img

Christie, Agatha – Murder on the Orient Express

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Water Dancer img

Coates, Ta-NehisiThe Water Dancer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Nemesis img

Cole, Steve – Red Nemesis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-07-13 13.18.33

Costello, Jane – Summer Nights at the Moonlight Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

 

More in Common img

Cox, Brendan – Jo Cox: More in Common

 

 

 

 

 

 

Weight of Water img

Crossan, Sarah – The Weight of Water

 

 

 

 

 

 

Not My Fathers Son

Cumming, Alan – Not My Father’s Son

 

 

 

 

 

 

Help your child img

David, Alison – Help your child love reading – A Parent’s Guide

 

 

 

 

 

Post truth

Davis, Evan – Post-truth: Why we have reached peak bullshit and what we can do about it

 

 

 

 

 

Grave Matter img

Dawson, Juno – Grave Matter

 

 

 

 

 

 

all-the-light-we-cannot-see-img

Doerr, Anthony – All the Light We Cannot See

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Room img

Donoghue, Emma – Room

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019-05-01 15.19.27

Donoghue, Emma – The Wonder

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Storm Keeper's Island img

Doyle, Catherine – The Storm Keeper’s Island

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-07-13 14.20.33

Duenas, Maria – The Seamstress

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Birth of Venus img

Dunant, Sarah – The Birth of Venus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Birdcage Walk img

Dunmore, Helen – Birdcage Walk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zennor in Darkness  Dunmore, Helen – Zennor in Darkness

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

my family and other animals img

Durrell, Gerald – My Family and Other Animals

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Danish Girl img

Ebershoff, David – The Danish Girl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Washington Black img

Edugyan, Esi – Washington Black

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Green Road img

Enright, Anne – The Green Road

 

 

 

 

 

 

Girl Woman Other img

Evaristo, Bernardine – Girl, Woman, Other

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Umbrella Mouse img

Fargher, AnnaThe Umbrella Mouse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-06-14 12.37.04

Feeney, Alice – Sometimes I Lie

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ferrante, Elena – My Brilliant Friend

 

 

 

 

 

the story of a new name

Ferrante, Elena – The Story of a New Name

 

 

 

 

 

 

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay img

Ferrante, Elena – Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018-02-22 14.12.54

Flaubert, Gustave – Madame Bovary

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gone Girl img

Flynn, Gillian – Gone Girl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020-02-06 12.42.07

Frankl, Viktor E – Man’s Search for Meaning

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spies img

Frayn, Sebastian Spies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History of Wolves img

Fridlund, Emily – History of Wolves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-03-30 11.25.47

Gaskell, Elizabeth – North and South

 

 

 

 

 

 

Big Magic

Gilbert, Elizabeth – Big Magic: Creative living beyond fear

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

lord of the flies img

Golding, William – Lord of the Flies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

36 questions that changed my mind about you img

Grant, Vicki – 36 Questions that changed my mind about you

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sight img

Greengrass, Jessie – Sight

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How To Stop Time img

Haig, MattHow To Stop Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Notes on a Nervous Planet img

Haig, Matt – Notes on a Nervous Planet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exit West img

Hamid, Mohsin – Exit West

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Carter's War img

Hancock, Sheila – Miss Carter’s War

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harvesting img 2

Harding, Lisa – Harvesting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eleanor Oliphant

Honeyman, Gail – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Etta & Otto img

Hooper, Emma – Otto and Etta and Russell and James

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-02-01-12-06-25

Jefferson, Margo – Negroland: a memoir

 

 

 

 

 

 

This Boy img

Johnson, Alan This Boy

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-07-06 15.13.18

Johnson, Alan Please, Mister Postman

 

 

 

 

 

Everything Under img

Johnson, Daisy – Everything Under

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kick img

Johnson, Mitch – Kick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019-06-14 10.49.53

Jones, Tayari – An American Marriage

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Music Shop img

Joyce, RachelThe Music Shop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Vegetarian img

Kang, Han – The Vegetarian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tin img

Kenny, Padraig – Tin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grown Ups img  Keyes, Marian – Grown Ups

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-01-11-13-23-50

Kirby, Emma Jane – The Optician of Lampedusa

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disclaimer img

Knight, Renee – Disclaimer

 

 

 

 

 

 

the-life-changing-magic-img

Kondo, Marie – The Life-changing Magic of Tidying

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Mars Room img

Kushner, RachelThe Mars Room

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the lathe of heaven img

Le Guin, Ursula KThe Lathe of Heaven

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you speak chocolate img 2

Lester, Cas – Do You Speak Chocolate?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

hot-milk-img

Levy, Deborah – Hot Milk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian img

Lewycka, Marina – A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian

 

 

 

 

 

 

Catching Breath img

Lougheed, Kathryn – Catching Breath: the making and unmaking of tuberculosis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

h-is-for-hawk-img

Macdonald, Helen – H is for Hawk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

his-bloody-project-img

Macrae Burnet, Gordon – His Bloody Project

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Life of Pi img

Martel, Yann – The Life of Pi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just Fly Away img

McCarthy, Andrew – Just Fly Away

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-08-05 07.34.39

McEwan, Ian – On Chesil Beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

the children act img

McEwan, Ian – The Children Act

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the-glorious-heresies-img

McInerney, Lisa – The Glorious Heresies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Blood Miracles img

McInerney, Lisa – The Blood Miracles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-03-08 12.29.54

Monk Kidd, Sue – The Secret Life of Bees

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-09-07-14-15-00

Moran, Caitlin – Moranifesto

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

eileen-img

Moshfegh, Ottessa – Eileen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elmet img

Mozley, Fiona – Elmet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018-01-10 14.18.01-1

Murakami, Haruki – Norwegian Wood

 

 

 

 

 

 

On a Shoestring to Coorg img

Murphy, Dervla – On a Shoestring to Coorg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Disappearances img

Murphy, Emily Bain – The Disappearances

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nimmo, Jenny – The Snow Spider

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Black Moss img

Nolan, David – Black Moss

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-04-26 13.45.25

Nooteboom, Cees – In the Dutch Mountains

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holding img

Norton, Graham – Holding

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Life and Loves of a He Devil img

Norton, Graham – The Life and Loves of a He Devil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

becoming img

Obama, Michelle – Becoming

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the-little-red-chairs-img

O’Brien, Edna – The Little Red Chairs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1984 img

Orwell, George1984

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Lido img

Page, Libby – The Lido

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pax img

Pennypacker, Sara – Pax

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Essex Serpent img

Perry, SarahThe Essex Serpent

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Days of Archie Maxwell img

Pitcher, Annabel – The Last Days of Archie Maxwell

 

 

 

 

 

 

the overstory img

Powers, RichardThe Overstory

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016-08-06 07.07.14

Punke, Michael – The Revenant

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Nowhere Girls img

Reed, Amy – The Nowhere Girls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Long Take img

Robertson, RobinThe Long Take

 

 

 

 

 

 

Normal People img

Rooney, Sally – Normal People

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Pastoral img

Roth, Philip – American Pastoral

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cat Person img

Roupenian, Kristen – Cat Person

 

 

 

2017-01-04-14-16-54

Rubin, Gretchen – The Happiness Project

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Explorer img

Rundell, Katherine – The Explorer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

station-eleven-img

St John Mandel, Emily – Station Eleven

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-04-19 13.02.42

Sands, Philippe – East West Street

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lincoln in the Bardo

Saunders, George – Lincoln in the Bardo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019-06-26 20.31.04

Schlink, Bernhard – The Reader

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018-07-11 15.29.05

Sepetys, Ruta – Salt to the Sea

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017-11-14 14.33.12

Shafak, Elif – The Bastard of Istanbul

 

 

 

 

 

 

10 minutes, 38 seconds img

Shafak, Elif10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018-04-19 11.30.32

Shelley, Mary – Frankenstein

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please Look After Mother

Shin, Kyung-Sook – Please Look After Mother

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Henrietta Lacks

Skloot, RebeccaThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Autumn img

Smith, AliAutumn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winter img

Smith, Ali – Winter

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Spark, Muriel – The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUst kids img

Smith, Patti – Just Kids

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The girl in the green dress img

Staincliffe, Cath – The Girl in the Green Dress

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fear of Falling img

Staincliffe, Cath – Fear of Falling

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Love Nina img

Stibbe, Nina – Love, Nina: Despatches from Family Life

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo 11-03-2019, 13 52 18

Süskind, Patrick – Perfume

 

 

 

 

 

 

house-of-hidden-mothers-img

Syal, Meera – The House of Hidden Mothers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

all-that-man-is-img

Szalay, David – All That Man Is

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memoirs of a Polar Bear img

Tawada, Yoko – Memoirs of a Polar Bear

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ashes of London img

Taylor, Andrew – The Ashes of London

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Kings Evil img  Taylor, Andrew – The King’s Evil

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roll of Thunder img

Taylor, Mildred D – Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do Not Say We Have Nothing img

Thien, Madeleine – Do Not Say We Have Nothing

 

 

 

 

 

The Hate U Give img

Thomas, Angie – The Hate U Give

 

 

 

 

 

 

To A Mountian in Tibet img

Thubron, Colin  – To A Mountain in Tibet

 

 

 

 

 

 

A life of my own img

Tomalin, Claire – A Life of My Own

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Hurting img

Van Smit, Lucy – The Hurting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Welford, Ross – Time Travellling with a Hamster

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 1000 year old boy img

Welford, RossThe 1,000 Year Old Boy

 

 

 

 

 

 

What not to do if you turn invisible img

Welford, Ross  – What not to do if you turn invisible

 

 

 

 

 

 

Educated img

Westover, Tara – Educated

 

 

 

 

 

 

In this grave hour img

Winspear, Jacqueline – In This Grave Hour

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oranges are not the only fruit

Winterson, Jeanette – Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To The Lighthouse img

Woolf, Virginia – To the Lighthouse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALittle Life img 2

Yanagihara, Hanya – A Little Life

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Everything Everything img

Yoon, Nicola – Everything Everything

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