Nightingale Point – Luan Goldie

Nightingale Point follows the tales of five characters living in a tower block in London, with each chapter told from an alternate point of view. Mary has a secret life that no one knows about, not even Malachi and Tristan, the brothers she vowed to look after. Following the death of his mother, Malachi hadContinue reading “Nightingale Point – Luan Goldie”

The Plus One by Sophia Money-Coutts

I’m a bit of a snob when it comes to reading chick lit, squirming even as I say the phrase. But Sophia Money-Coutts’ debut novel The Plus One was getting great reviews from all over, so I thought I’d see what the fuss is about. The tale follows Polly, a 32 year old journalist workingContinue reading “The Plus One by Sophia Money-Coutts”

Strange Heart Beating by Eli Goldstone

Seb’s beautiful, beloved wife Leda has been killed by a swan. He discovers a package of letters written to and from a man he has never heard of, Olaf, and heads to Latvia to learn more about her past. Eli Goldstone’s debut novel, Strange Heart Beating, is a complex, sharp and potent exploration of Seb’sContinue reading “Strange Heart Beating by Eli Goldstone”

Clare Fisher – All The Good Things

‘What if you did a very bad thing… but that wasn’t the end of the story,’ reads the blurb. It’s never the end of the story. As you might expect from the title All The Good Things, Clare Fisher‘s novel doesn’t take such a straightforward view. This isn’t a book about good things, but theContinue reading “Clare Fisher – All The Good Things”