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Just What Kind of Mother Are You? – Paula Daly

Just What Kind of Mother Are You? – Paula Daly

    First published in April 2013 by Bantam Press Paperback published 13 March 2014 by Corgi From Goodreads A searing and sinister thriller for readers who liked Gone Girl.What if your best friend’s child disappears? And it was all your fault. This is exactly […]

Arms Wide Open – Tom Winter

Arms Wide Open – Tom Winter

To be published on 17 April 2014 by Corsair (an imprint of Constable & Robinson) Book description Arms Wide Open is a poignant and bitingly funny tale of a family suspended in a cyclone of turmoil. Jack and Meredith are non-identical twins; the only similarity […]

Paris Requiem – Lisa Appignanesi – Guest Review

Paris Requiem – Lisa Appignanesi – Guest Review

I’m delighted to welcome Penny Waugh as a guest reviewer. Penny is a prolific reader and book lover whom I’ve known from an online book forum for several years   Published on 1 August 2013 by Arcadia Books This novel, set in 1899, gives a […]

Ten things I’ve learnt above love – Sarah Butler

Ten things I’ve learnt above love – Sarah Butler

Paperback published January 2014 by Picador (first published January 1st 2013) From Amazon: Alice has just returned to London from months of travelling abroad. She is late to hear the news that her father is dying, and arrives at the family home only just in […]

Meet……Hannah Beckerman – author of The Dead Wife’s Handbook

Meet……Hannah Beckerman – author of The Dead Wife’s Handbook

I’m delighted to welcome Hannah to My Reading Corner.  Hannah’s debut novel The Dead Wife’s Handbook was published by Penguin on 13 February 2014. Hannah has very kindly agreed to answer some of my questions: What inspired you to write The Dead Wifes’s Handbook? The […]