Book reviews, Crime/mystery/noir, Literary fiction

Review: Miss Treadway and the Field of Stars

Miss Treadway and the Field of Stars is the debut novel from travel writer and playwright, Miranda Emmerson. It’s a wonderful mystery and striking introduction to Emmerson’s fictional work. What’s it all about?  Here’s the blurb from the publisher: In the dreary days of November 1965, American actress Iolanthe Green has become the toast of… Read More Review: Miss Treadway and the Field of Stars

Book reviews, Crime/mystery/noir, Historic, Literary fiction, Man Booker Prize

His Bloody Project: book club’s verdict

As you’ll know by now (cos we keep shouting about it!), the Book and Brew book club is an official shadow judging group for this year’s Man Booker Prize. Fancy, eh? We were given His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet to read. It’s had a lot of buzz since the shortlist was announced – it’s the… Read More His Bloody Project: book club’s verdict