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12 Dec

Linda Hepworth Previews the Words by the Water Festival 2018

Article on BookChap On the 8th December I went to the theatre at Keswick for the launch of ...
12 Dec

The Siege by Helen Dunmore

Review on BookHugger The legacy left by this marvellous writer is so clearly evident in this timely novel ......
11 Dec

Let Us Be True- Alex Christofi

Review on BookHugger It is extremely important to not judge a book by its cover, but I must ...
11 Dec

Reading Group Guide: Sugar Money by Jane Harris

Article on BookHugger In this new reading group guide, Paul Burke suggests some question about Sugar Money by ......
10 Dec

Treats by Lara Williams

Review on BookHugger Over the course of 21 short stories, Lara Williams introduces us to a number of ...
09 Dec

SECOND OPINION: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

Review on BookHugger I am a fan of Ishiguro and I really wasn’t sure I wanted to read ...
08 Dec

Paul Burke’s Ten Alternative Christmas Crackers

Article on BookChap What’s your favourite Christmas book? Possibly A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (that must top ......
07 Dec

SECOND OPINION: Snow Sisters by Carol Lovekin

Review on BookHugger The main story here is set in 1979 in Wales, where sisters Verity and Meredith ...
06 Dec

SECOND OPINION: The Last Hours by Minette Walters

Review on BookHugger I know Minette Walters as a writer of dark psychological crime novels so was expecting ......
05 Dec

SECOND OPINION: Cousins by Salley Vickers

Review on BookHugger This novel tells the story of three generations of the Tye family, from the perspective ......
05 Dec

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Books I’d Like to Reread

Article on BookChap Following on from selecting the books from my TBR shelves, I looked around at all ......
04 Dec

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

Review on BookHugger This story is told by a precociously articulate eight and a half month old foetus ......
01 Dec

The Alarming Palsy of James Orr by Tom Lee

Review on BookHugger James Orr is a pleasant young man, with a happy life, good job, perfect family ...
29 Nov

The Original “Oz” Series by L. Frank Baum

Review on BookHugger Several years ago, I purchased a few books from the ‘bargain bucket’ in Waterstones. One ......
28 Nov

Daniel Sevitt’s Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them

Article on BookChap In this latest instalment in our Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them series, Daniel ......
28 Nov

Author meets Reviewer: Luis de Miranda meets Jade Craddock

Article on BookHugger Inspired by the evening of translation discussion and debate that took place last night at ......
26 Nov

Book Week Scotland Launches New Virtual Festival!

Article on BookChap This year, Book Week Scotland will launch its first-ever Virtual Festival to run alongside the ......
25 Nov

Bush Meat by Mandy Sutter

Review on BookHugger Set in Nigeria, in the 1960s, Bush Meat is a set of stories about one ...
24 Nov

The House at Ladywell by Nicola Slade

Review on BookHugger Books where a house is a major part of the plot seem to have an ...
24 Nov

SECOND OPINION: The Last Hours by Minette Walters

Review on BookHugger 1346 – all hell breaks loose – setting the scene for this enthralling novel. Best ......
22 Nov

Books Are My Bag Readers Awards 2017

Article on BookChap The winners of the Books Are My Bag Readers Awards for 2017 were announced last ...