Costa Book Awards, Non-fiction

Review: Dadland

Claire O’Sullivan, book club member and self-confessed bibliophile, read Dadland as part of her challenge to tackle this year’s Costa Book Awards shortlist. Let’s see what she thought of it. What’s it about?  Dadland won the 2016 Costa Biography Award and The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. That’s pretty impressive, eh? Here’s the blurb from the publisher:… Read More Review: Dadland

Book reviews, Comedy, Costa Book Awards, Drama, General book stuff, Literary fiction

Review: This Must be the Place

Maggie O’Farrell’s latest book, This Must be the Place, explores family relationships and an imploding marriage over decades and oceans, and was the first title on my Costa Book Awards shortlist. My relationship with this book goes back a few months. When it came out in May, I really wanted to buy it but was having a… Read More Review: This Must be the Place