book reviews

Literary Lane: Festive Holiday Reads

December 29, 2015

  The first book to kick off your holiday reading list is Fear of Dying by Erica Jong. Some of you more astute readers may recognise her name, in 1973 Erica published ‘Fear of Flying’ [read more]

Literary Lane: October Books

October 27, 2015

  On Track for Murder by Stephen Childs starts with Abigail Sergeant and her brother Bertrand on a ship heading towards Australia. They are en route to live with their father and step-mother who [read more]

Literary Lane: Three September Reads

September 10, 2015

This month I review two of the books on the long-list for this year’s Man Booker Prize and look at one of the most important and impressive young adult (YA) novels to come out of recent years. Did [read more]

Literary Lane: Summer Reads

August 17, 2015

Whether you’re yet to embark to far off beaches for your Summer Holidays or you’re returning to colder climates after enjoying some Sun and cocktails, I have some great books lined up for your [read more]

Literary Lane: Books To Read This July

July 20, 2015

The great thing about a book is that regardless of whether it’s pouring with rain, or the sun is making your commute to work even more stifling, it has the perfect ability to help you escape. Have [read more]

Literary Lane: Books To Read This Month

June 8, 2015

It doesn’t feel like so long ago that I was letting you lovely readers know who had been shortlisted for the Baileys Prize for Women’s Fiction. Without a shadow of a doubt the competition this [read more]

Literary Lane: 3 Books for April

April 8, 2015

Tapestries of the Heart by Nooshie Motaref This follows the story of four generations of Persian women over the duration of 100 years. Based on some of Motaref’s experiences the aim of the novel [read more]
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