Posts from ‘August, 2011’

A Cupboard Full of Coats by Yvvette Edwards

 Long listed for 2011 Booker Prize Five words from the blurb: mother, murdered, guilt, memories, violence I’m pleased to announce […]

Book Blogger Appreciation Week and the Best of Farm Lane Books

Book Blogger Appreciation Week is an annual event celebrating the work of book bloggers and I’m pleased to announce that my […]

The Proof of Love by Catherine Hall

Five words from the blurb: Lake District, atmospheric, farm, labourer, secrets I lived in the Lake District for several years […]

The Sense of an Ending – Julian Barnes

 Winner of 2011 Booker Prize Five words from the blurb: retired, memory, imperfect, insight, past The Sense of an Ending is […]

The Last Brother by Nathacha Appanah

  Translated from the French by Geoffrey Strachan Five words from the blurb: boy, friends, island, prison, Jewish The Last Brother […]

Titus Alone – Mervyn Peake

Five words from the blurb: escapes, city, zoo, traitor, home Titus Alone is the third book in the Gormenghast trilogy, […]