All The Broken Places – John Boyne

Published By: Random House/DoubledayPages: 384Released On: 15/09/2022 1946. Three years after a cataclysmic event which tore their lives apart, a mother and daughter flee Poland for Paris, shame, and fear at their heels, not knowing how hard it is to escape your past. Nearly eighty years later, Gretel Fernsby lives a life that is aContinue reading “All The Broken Places – John Boyne”

The Family Remains – Lisa Jewell

Published By: CenturyPages: 448Released On: 21/07/2022 London. June 2019, early morning: on the foreshore of the River Thames a bag of bones is discovered. Human bones. DI Samuel Owusu quickly sends the bag for forensic examination. the bones are those of a young woman, killed by a blow to the head many years ago. AlsoContinue reading “The Family Remains – Lisa Jewell”

The Retreat – Sarah Pearse

Published By: HQPages: 368Released On: 21/07/2022 Most are here to recharge and refresh. But someone’s here for revenge. An eco-wellness retreat has opened on an island off the English coast, promising rest and relaxation – but the island itself, known locally as Reaper’s Rock, has a dark past. Once the playground of a serial killer,Continue reading “The Retreat – Sarah Pearse”

The Twyford Code – Janice Hallett

Published By: ViperPages: 384Released On: 13/01/2022 Forty years ago, Steven Smith found a copy of a famous children’s book, its margins full of strange markings and annotations. He took it to his remedial English teacher, Miss Isles, who became convinced it was the key to solving a puzzle. That a message in secret code ranContinue reading “The Twyford Code – Janice Hallett”

The Man Who Died Twice – Richard Osman

Published By: VikingPages: 336Date Published: 16/09/2021 It’s the following Thursday. Elizabeth has received a letter from an old colleague, a man with whom she has a long history. He’s made a big mistake, and he needs her help. His story involves stolen diamonds, a violent mobster, and a very real threat to his life. AsContinue reading “The Man Who Died Twice – Richard Osman”

NICK – Michael Farris Smith

Published by: No Exit PressPages: 304Date released: 25/02/2021Date read: 28/02/2021 Before Nick Carraway moved to West Egg and into Gatsby’s periphery, he was at the centre of a very different story – one taking place along the trenches and deep within the tunnels of World War I. Floundering in the wake of the destruction heContinue reading “NICK – Michael Farris Smith”