Monthly round ups

November round up

It’s been a chilly November up in Newcastle – offering perfect conditions to cosy up with a good book or five. Let’s a take a look at what’s been going on this month. There were four eclectic but equally wonderful book reviews for you in November. I got the chance to bag an ARC from NetGalley… Read More November round up

Book reviews, Fantasy/sci fi

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet: book club’s verdict

November’s book club reviewed The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet. It was our first venture into science fiction so how did it go down with the gang? We were asked to review this book by the folks at Hodder who were looking for book clubs to read Becky Chambers’ first novel. Alison, our resident sci-fi… Read More The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet: book club’s verdict

Book reviews, Comedy, Drama

Review: French Rhapsody

French Rhapsody is the third novel by French author Antoine Laurain. It’s funny, heartwarming, unique and so contemporary it could have been written this morning. I loved it. What’s it about?  Here’s the blurb from the publisher, Belgravia Books: Middle-aged doctor Alain Massoulier has received a life-changing letter – thirty-three years too late. Lost in the… Read More Review: French Rhapsody