Posts Tagged ‘London’

Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher Five words from the blurb: WWII, London, teacher, love, triumphs I loved Chris Cleave’s […]

The Night Watch by Sarah Waters

Five words from the blurb: Londoners, 1940s, streets, secrets, liaisons The Fingersmith is one of my favourite books so I […]

London: A Life in Maps by Peter Whitfield

…. . . . . . London: A Life in Maps is a beautiful A4-sized paperback containing approximately 200 important […]

Hearts and Minds – Amanda Craig

 Long listed for the Orange Prize 2010 Hearts and Minds seems to be one of the most praised books on […]

Brixton Beach – Roma Tearne

Brixton Beach is a difficult book to rate. It has a fantastic opening chapter and a powerful, poignant ending, but […]

The Harlot’s Progress: Yorkshire Molly – Peter Mottley

Yorkshire Molly is the first in a trilogy of books that breathe life into Hogarth’s series of etchings, The Harlot’s Progress (Please note […]