Posts Tagged ‘WWI’

Wake by Anna Hope

Five words from the blurb: unknown, soldier, buried, women, change Wake is set over the five-day period in 1920 in […]

Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Five words from the blurb: WWI, affair, mud, doomed, love I’ve wanted to read this book for a long time, but […]

Young Hitler – Claus Hant

I have recently developed an interest in the psychology behind people who commit acts of evil and so I jumped at the […]

C – Tom McCarthy

Short listed for 2010 Booker Prize C begins in 1898 with the birth of Serge Carrefax on an estate in […]

The Blasphemer – Nigel Farndale

I’d describe The Blasphemer as a solidly good read. It begins by following a couple, Daniel and Nancy, as they travel […]

The Children’s Book – A. S. Byatt

I had a love-hate relationship with this book and have to admit that there were several points, especially in the […]