Scott's Book Review



The Wych Elm by Tana French


Sometimes a modern fiction title emerges which generates more than the standard publisher hype. Some alchemy is at work in the application of critical...

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The Lost Man by Jane Harper


Jane Harper (http://janeharper.com.au/Books) has followed up the success of her first two novels The Dry (2017), and Force of Nature (2018) with...

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How to stop time by Matt Haig


Matt Haig (http://www.matthaig.com/) has a broad range of literary output across adult fiction and non fiction, children’s literature, young adult...

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Past Tense

Lee Child

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Lee Child (http://www.leechild.com/) sells crime thriller novels on a shipping container scale. His legion of devoted readers mark their diaries with the...

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Exit West

Mohsin Hamid

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


It’s March 2018. Migration is a hot topic as we enter into the final 12 month period before the UK leaves the European Union. Whichever way the UK...

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The Heart’s Invisible Furies

John Boyne

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


John Boyne (http://johnboyne.com/) was born in Dublin, where he still lives. His first short story was published by the Sunday TribuneĀ and in 1993 was...

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