Posts under ‘2015’

The Moth Snowstorm by Michael McCarthy

 Source: Personal Copy Shortlisted for 2016 Wainwright Prize Five words from the blurb: nature, world, destroyed, beauty, sustainable I have […]

The Shepherd’s Life by James Rebanks

 Source: Library Shortlisted for 2016 Wainwright’s Prize Five words from the blurb: Lake District, farming, generations, sheep, land James Rebanks […]

A Whole Life by Robert Seethaler

 Source: Library Translated from the German by Charlotte Collins Shortlisted for 2016 MAN Booker International Prize Five words from the […]

The Outrun by Amy Liptrot

Source: Free review copy received from Wellcome Book Prize Promoters Shortlisted for 2016 Wellcome Book Prize Five words from the blurb: Orkney, […]

It’s All In Your Head by Suzanne O’Sullivan

 Source: Library Shortlisted for 2016 Wellcome Book Prize Five words from the blurb: disease, psychosomatic, real, doctors, emotions Stress affects us […]

Counting Sheep by Philip Walling

 Source: Library Five words from the blurb: British, countryside, history, farmers, change Counting Sheep is one of those rare books […]