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Book Reviews: 22 February
OUT NOW THE MISINTERPRETATION OF TARA JUPP by Eva Rice (Heron Books, £16.99) Tara Jupp, an eccentric vicar’s daughter from Cornwall, is a horse-mad teenager soaking up life with a capital ‘L’, rather like motherless Cassandra Mortmain, heroine of the...
Book Reviews: 1 March
OUT NOW GIVE ME EVERYTHING YOU HAVE: ON BEING STALKED by James Lasdun (Jonathan Cape, £14.99) Most authors nowadays have their own websites, and the novelist and critic James Lasdun is no exception. If, however, you visit his homepage –...
Book Reviews: 19 April
OUT NOW IN DIAMOND SQUARE by Merce Rodoreda (Virago, £14.99; offer price, £13.49) Translated from Catalan by Peter Bush, this traces the vicissitudes of a young woman’s life in the 1930s during the Spanish Civil War. Although the ravages of warfare...
Book Reviews: 28 June
OUT NOW THE WOMAN UPSTAIRS by Claire Messud (Virago, £14.99; offer price, £12.99) When it was recently suggested to Claire Messud that Nora, the protagonist of her new novel, wasn’t all that nice, the author’s response made her the toast of the...
Book Reviews: 12 July
OUT NOW KISS ME FIRST by Lottie Moggach (Picador, £14.99; offer price, £13.49) Twenty-something Leila isn’t like most girls her age: she’s more interested in philosophy than Facebook, she’s never had a boyfriend and she’s never even been kissed. Then...
Book Reviews: 27 September
OUT NOW BONZO’S WAR by Clare Campbell (Corsair, £14.99; offer price, £12.99) Campbell’s chronological account of dogs during the Second World War reveals what happened to the nation’s pets between 1939 and 1945. Not for the fainthearted, with its...
Book Reviews: 10 January
OUT NOW THE FIRST BOHEMIANS: Life And Art In London’s Golden Age by Vic Gatrell (Penguin, £25; offer price, £20) London’s Covent Garden takes centre stage in Gatrell’s sometimes hilarious, consistently shocking tale of what we have come to understand...
Book Reviews: 14 November
OUT NOW ALL THE DAYS AND NIGHTS by Niven Govinden (The Friday Project, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) Anna Brown, obsessive and successful artist, absorbs herself in her final portrait, while John, her husband and muse, is away on a quest to find Anna’s...
Book Reviews: 5 December
OUT NOW THE WHITE NILE DIARIES by John Hopkins (IB Tauris, £15.99; offer price, £14.39) Publishers IB Tauris make it their business to unearth gems of travel literature, and The White Nile Diaries is a rare treasure indeed – an account not only of an...
Book Reviews: 9 January
OUT NOW A LONG HOT UNHOLY SUMMER by Teresa Waugh (Quartet Books, £15; offer price, £13.50) During a family holiday in France, the teenage Isabelle is reported missing. The situation rapidly reveals itself in its full terrifying light as a search gets...
Book Reviews: 16 January
OUT NOW SOME HERE AMONG US by Peter Walker (Bloomsbury Circus, £16.99; offer price, £15.29) Spanning decades and continents, Peter Walker’s novel begins with a reunion and a mystery. The reunion is taking place in Auckland in 2010, among a group of...
Book Reviews: 23 January
OUT NOW THORNFIELD HALL by Jane Stubbs (Corvus, £7.99; offer price, £7.59) A retelling of Jane Eyre through the eyes of elderly housekeeper Alice Fairfax would seem, at first sight, to be hardly original, following in the footsteps of Longbourn (Pride...
Book Reviews: 30 January
OUT NOW THANK YOU FOR THIS MOMENT by Valérie Trierweiler (Biteback Publishing, £18.99; offer price, £15.99) As most of the world now knows, journalist Valérie Trierweiler was the partner of socialist French president François Hollande for nine years...
Book Reviews: 6 February
OUT NOW ON THE WILDER SHORES OF LOVE: Sketches From A Bohemian Life by Lesley Blanch, edited by Georgia de Chamberet (Virago, £20; offer price, £17) Writer, historian and traveller Lesley Blanch was writing her memoirs when she died, aged 103, in 2007....
Book Reviews: 13 February
OUT NOW TENNYSON: To Strive, To Seek, To Find by John Batchelor (Vintage Books, £14.99; offer price, £12.99) When Alfred, Lord Tennyson died in 1892, Queen Victoria and the nation mourned. The Queen’s favourite poet wore his unruly black hair long,...
Book Reviews: 20 February
OUT NOW THE BOOK OF LOST & FOUND by Lucy Foley (HarperCollins, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) This tale of doomed love transports readers from the Home Counties to Corsica and Paris, from 1928 to the present day. It is an ambitious feat, but one that is...
Book Reviews: 27 February
OUT NOW SPILL SIMMER FALTER WITHER by Sara Baume (Tramp Press, £10; no offer price available) Lancashire-born Sara Baume’s debut novel is narrated by a 50-something recluse with a rich interior life. With his love of books and a one-eyed rescue dog for...
MOTHER’S DAY PICKS THE DAUGHTER–HOOD: The Good, The Bad And The Guilty Of Mother-Daughter Relationships by Natasha Fennell and Róisín Ingle (Simon & Schuster, £12.99; offer price, £10.99) When her mother was diagnosed with a progressive illness,...
Book Reviews: 13 March
OUT NOW ONE NIGHT, MARKOVITCH by Ayelet Gundar- Goshen, translated by Sondra Silverston (Pushkin Press, £10; offer price, £9.50) This funny, poetic, yet heartbreaking novel is based on the true story of 20 marriages of convenience that were arranged to...
Book Reviews: 20 March
OUT NOW THE SHUT EYE by Belinda Bauer (Bantam, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) A ‘shut eye’ is a medium, and Anna Buck, whose little son Daniel has disappeared, is drawn to a meeting in the hope that Richard Latham can help her. Anna has been driven...

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