Book Reviews

What Goes Around

By Julie Corbin A good psychological thriller. Ellen and Leila come together in a narrative that happens so often to couples these days. Not many women would go to the lengths that Ellen goes to though. We follow her on her chosen path, and meet Leila. Close-up Leila's not a very likeable person, but there's a history which draws on the reader's sympathy (well it did mine). Suddenly I was worried that Ellen may have bitten off more than she could chew. The end result is … [Read More...]

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A Mystery To Me …

I often wonder what it is about a book's blurb that pulls me in. What is it that elicits that first, tentative look? The cover and title grab me first, but what must those words on the back, conjure in my mind? A sense of adventure, maybe? The words definitely have to engage my imagination, or I wouldn't bother reading on. One of my favourite pastimes is to browse the books in charity shops. At the beginning of 2012 I found this book: The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying and it changed my … [Read More...]

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Snow Patrol

Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold over 11 million albums and have been responsible for several era-defining singles, including Run, Chocolate, and Chasing Cars … [Read More...]

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Lord Huron – Fool For Love