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Book Review: Fell by Jenn Ashworth

Book reviews By July 13, 2016 Tags: , , No Comments

If you liked the atmospheric writing of The Loney, you’ll enjoy this haunting novel set just up the coast around Morecambe Bay with its seeping, shifting sands, creeping decay and sinister Sycamores full of starlings. These last two are helping nature to reclaim the abandoned family home Annette Clifford inherits. She’s an unwilling beneficiary, reluctantly returning to deal with the…

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Book review: The Gallery of Vanished Husbands by Natasha Solomons

Book reviews By December 23, 2013 Tags: , , 2 Comments

One of the best things about reading novels is how they can take you into new worlds. The world of any book is, of course, always its author’s creation, whether it be rooted in truth, or based on a skewed version of the world we know, or one entirely of the author’s own imagining but what I mean here is…

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