Have you ever read reviews and praise for a book and wondered if they read the same book as you did? I am not an elitist, and some of my favourite pieces of art and literature aren't that well known, but there are books which I have read, and cannot find a single good thing … Continue reading The Harpy
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Agent-Running-Field-John-Carr%C3%A9/dp/0241401232 LeCarre is a recent discovery, relatively speaking. He is widely considered the father of modern espionage fiction, which seeing as he worked for the intelligence services, is not that obvious a distinction to make. He was always someone I admired and respected but never read his work before an impulsive loan of The Spy … Continue reading Agent Running In The Field by John LeCarre
If you've read, or are reading The Lightning Thesaurus or The Dead Friend, please leave a review. It helps the casual browser decide if it is a book for them or not. https://www.amazon.co.uk/LIGHTNING-THESAURUS-RON-BRANDYWOOD-CAPER/dp/1838332227/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1613502979&sr=1-1 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Dead-Friend-M-B-Blissett-ebook/dp/B09C3VC95D/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=the+dead+friend+mb+blissett&qid=1632390543&s=books&sr=1-1 Thank you. The third has gone to the publisher for the editing process, meeting with an amazing artist next week to … Continue reading Reviews
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https://www.waterstones.com/books/reviews/isbn/9781838332228#review-193747 Thank you to Shaun, whose review was moving and gratifying. I'll share the bad ones too, when they arrive, in the interests of equanimity.