• Book Review – 55 ~ James Delargy

    *** There were 54 victims before this. Who is number 55? ***A thriller with a killer hook, and an ending that will make you gasp!Wilbrook in Western Australia is a sleepy, remote town that sits on the edge of miles and miles of unexplored wilderness. It is home to Police Sergeant Chandler Jenkins, who is proud to run the town’s small police station, a place used to dealing with domestic disputes and noise complaints.All that changes on a scorching day when an injured man stumbles into Chandler’s station. He’s covered in dried blood. His name is Gabriel. He tells Chandler what he remembers.He was drugged and driven to a cabin in…

  • Book Review – Him – Clare Empson

    Him – Clare Empson Genre: Contemporary Romance Published: 4th April 2019, Orion Fiction Swathi’s Rating: 4/5 Verdict: Authentic, multi-layered, character driven masterpiece Plot: ‘You’re stuck there, aren’t you? Right at the end. And I wonder if it might help to go back to the beginning, to put everything in some kind of order.’ Catherine has witnessed something so traumatic that she can’t speak. Or won’t speak.The doctors say the only way forward is to look into her past. Catherine needs to start with HIM . Fifteen years ago she met Lucian at university and fell into a passionate love affair. They were meant to be together forever. But something happened. Something…

  • Book Review – Dignity – Alys Conran

    DIGNITY is the story of three women – Evelyn, Magda and Susheela – each of a different generation searching for a place to call home, and struggling against a legacy of resentment, guilt and blood. But it is also a powerful novel about race, the dying days of the Raj, the legacy of the British Empire and the future of a small seaside town in contemporary Britain.