Month: November 2016

Book Review – Feminist Fight Club

by Jessica Bennett (Penguin) ISBN: 978-0062439789   I love a book written by a journalist. You will always get exactly what you are promised with a healthy dose of real-world. This book is exactly what Bennett means it to be; an office survival manual for a sexist workplace. FFC…

Book Review – Tall Oaks

by Chris Whitaker (Twenty7) ISBN: 978-1-78577-030-2 Tall Oaks is a small American town where three-year-old Harry mysteriously disappears. His mother, Jess, is mad with worry, desperately reaching out to Harry’s absent father for support.  In Tall Oaks, everyone knows everyone but not everyone’s business is…

Book Review – The Fireman

by Joe Hill (Gollancz) ISBN: 9780575130722  A new disease is destroying mankind - an incurable spore that kills by causing spontaneous combustion in the host. There is no cure for Dragonspore, and once you have the mark, it’s only a matter of time before the…

Book Review – Adam’s Navel

by Michael Sims (Penguin) ISBN: 9780141003610 Adam's Navel is a fascinating book that looks at the human body as it is portrayed in literature, mythology, commonly used phrases, biology, history and psychology. The author's interest in the human body is that there are both commonalities and…

Book Review – The Face On The Cutting-Room Floor

Who Is Cameron McCabe? by Cameron McCabe (Picador Classic) ISBN 9781509829811 1933. London. Cameron McCabe is editing a film involving a love triangle. The director has instructed him to edit out an aspiring actress, Estella Lamare. She becomes the face on the cutting room floor.…

Book Review – The Steel Kiss

by Jeffery Deaver (Hodder & Stoughton) ISBN: 9781473618480 Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs are old friends of mine. I have been reading their stories for a number of years. This one begins with a gory death, while Sachs is chasing down Unsub 40. But is it an accident?…

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