Summer is over and winter is drawing in. Now is the time to think about something new to read, or something different, or both.
Here are links to my nine, most recent book reviews. They may give you some inspiration for your next read.
What does it mean to be a man in a female dominated profession?
Hercule Poirot is ill, he is dying, and he invites his old friend, Arthur Hastings, for one, last investigation
This is a story of modern family life, told through the diaries of three different members of one family
This is a slim volume but Bennett still manages to pack a punch with his sparse prose, with many touches of his sharp and on-the-nail humour.
This is another slim volume, just one short story and an essay, but it’s a perfect quick read as an eBook.
It is 1976 and Mary Ann Singleton changes her visit to San Francisco into a permanent move.
It’s the suburbs in the 1970s, and two teenage lads, Enn and Vic, go to a teenage party to meet girls.
Tim Fountain set out here to explore Britain’s sexual highways and byways, to explore the fetish clubs, swingers’ clubs, dogging sites and much, much more.
Ruth Rendell was known for her dark psychological thrillers, but she also wrote many short stories. This was her first collection of them.