Book reviews, Literary fiction

Three-Martini Lunch by Suzanne Rindell

Three-Martini Lunch is a story about identity, truth and finding yourself – set against the seemingly glamorous backdrop of the publishing world in 1950s New York. What’s it all about? Here’s the blurb from the publisher: New York, 1958. Cliff Nelson, the privileged son of a New York publisher, is slumming it around Greenwich Village, enjoying booze,… Read More Three-Martini Lunch by Suzanne Rindell

Book reviews, Ghost/gothic, Literary fiction

The Upstairs Room by Kate Murray-Browne

The Upstairs Room is a tense, gripping thriller that will have you hiding under a blanket by chapter two. What’s it about?  Here’s the blurb from the publisher: Eleanor, Richard and their two young daughters recently stretched themselves to the limit to buy their dream home, a four-bedroom Victorian townhouse in East London. But the cracks… Read More The Upstairs Room by Kate Murray-Browne

Book reviews, General book stuff, Literary fiction

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney is a wonderful book about ambition, fulfilment and accepting who you are. I adored it. What’s it all about? Here’s the blurb from the publisher: She took 1930s New York by storm, working her way up writing copy for R.H. Macy’s to become the highest paid advertising woman… Read More Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney