Month: December 2018

Book Review – A Closed And Common Orbit

A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers (Hodder & Stoughton) ISBN: 9781473621473 A Closed and Common Orbit is the stand-alone sequel to Becky Chambers' debut novel The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet. Lovelace is a character from the first book. She is…

Book Review – Record Of A Spaceborn Few

Record Of A Spaceborn Few by Becky Chambers (Hodder & Stoughton) ISBN: 9781473647602 Record of a Spaceborn Few is the third book in the Wayfarers series by Becky Chambers. All of the books are stand-alone novels that share the same universe. In the Wayfarer universe,…

Book Review – Transcription

Transcription by Kate Atkinson (Doubleday) ISBN: 9780857525895 I must confess that I would read anything by Kate Atkinson because she writes beautifully. I would not have chosen this book if she had not written it. The subject matter is mildly interesting, but not something that…

Book Review – The Paper Lovers

The Paper Lovers by Gerard Woodward (Picador) ISBN: 9781509847983 This is the story of Arnold and Polly and the effect his adultery has on their life. The first half of the book is told from the viewpoint of Arnold, an unimposing man, who develops a…
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