Scott's Book Review



The Past

Tessa Hadley

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Tessa Hadley (http://www.bathspa.ac.uk/our-people/T.Hadley) is the author of five highly praised novels, Accidents in the Home, which was shortlisted for the...

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Our Souls at Night

Kent Haruf

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Kent Haruf (http://www.whiting.org/awards/winners/kent-haruf#/,  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kent_Haruf) was an award winning writer from Colorado. This...

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Fates and Furies

Lauren Groff

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Lauren Groff (http://laurengroff.com/) is a young American novelist and short story writer. She has had stories published in  the New Yorker, the Atlantic...

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Evil, Suffering and Religion

Brian Hebblethwaite

Spirit Matters - Reaching for the Divine


There is a phrase which has entered English usage recently. This is ‘the elephant in the room’. It is used to indicate a large inconvenient truth...

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Stars of Fortune

Nora Roberts

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


The prolific author Nora Roberts (http://www.noraroberts.com/) has been prolific again for the 4th time this year alone. (The total number of her novels...

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