This psychological thriller is a compelling read, a remarkable debut to the genre by Claire Allan. When a young woman is hit by a speeding car, a community is left in stunned grief. But one onlooker takes more of an interest in the young woman’s death - and life - than anyone, and soon finds herself overwhelmed by what she discovers.
People often profess to love reading because books open their eyes to new ways of seeing and living in our world. This compelling debut novel by Joe Heap does exactly that, exploring what it means to see the world anew.
Who knew that combining My Fair Lady with Instagram could produce such a fun, poignant story? Read my full review here!
This summer, join Pival, Satya, and Rebecca for a trip of a lifetime in Leah Franqui’s incredible debut novel, America For Beginners.
I really loved this debut thriller - it's got some cracking twists, endless tension, and some dark (but effective) humour. Read my full review here!
In Social Creature, Tara Isabella Burton invites us on a whirlwind ride through the decadent glamour of New York City’s young, elite circles. It’s a world so full of extravagance and artifice, all sense of reality slips; an experience taken further by the constant need to photograph and caption it all, to manufacture poses, scenarios… Continue reading Review: Social Creature, by Tara Isabella Burton (2018)
While there was some beautiful prose, and many warm, witty characters, some aspects of this short story collection didn't connect with me.