Dear Reader made my heart sing with recognition and inspiration.
The Ghost Tree is a gripping novel with some satisfyingly creepy elements - just try not to think about it too hard.
Road to Mercy is a fast-paced, addictive crime thriller that takes the reader across the US with down-to-earth, self-aware detective Shannon Ames.
Broadwater is a kaleidoscopic collection of short stories that portrays a variety of characters and situations with sympathy, sparkle and warmth.
Using up my annual leave = lots of time for reading and blogging!
V for Victory is a funny and bittersweet read about everyday life towards the end of the Second World War.
Not the Life Imagined is a gritty, fascinating insight into the highs and lows experienced by a cohort of young doctors.
The Quality of Mercy successfully combines mystery, gritty historical realism and escapism.
At the Feet of Mothers is an unusual and moving story about family dynamics, identity and the kindness of strangers.
Dead Woman Scorned adds an interesting backstory and exciting new elements to The Patience of a Dead Man.