A-Z of Book Reviews

This page will be updated regularly with book reviews (both in-depth and where they’ve featured in monthly wrap-ups), in alphabetical order by book title (press ctrl+f to search this page): 

A

After the Crash by Michel Bussi (Orion Books)
And the Hippos were Boiled in their Tanks by Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs (Penguin)
Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge (Guardian Faber Publishing)
Ashes to Ashes by Paul Finch (Avon Books) 

B

The Butcher’s Hook by Janet Ellis (Two Roads)

C

The Cows by Dawn O’Porter (Harper Collins)

D

Days Without End by Sebastian Barry (Faber & Faber)
Diary of an Oxygen Thief
by Anonymous (NLVI Publishers)
Disclaimer
by Renee Knight (Black Swan)

E

Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh (Vintage)
Everyone Brave is Forgiven
by Chris Cleave (Sceptre)

F

Fate and Furies by Lauren Groff (Windmill Books)
The Fish Ladder: A journey upstream by Katharine Norbury (Bloomsbury Paperbacks)
Follow Me Down by Sherri Smith (Titan Books)

G

Girl boss by Sophia Amoruso (Portfolio) 
The Girl with all the Gifts
by M.R. Carey (Orbit)
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer (Gallery Books)
Gold from the Stone by Lemn Sissay (Canongate)
The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain (Vintage)

H

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Harper Perennial)
Hide and Seek by M.J. Arlidge (Penguin)
His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet (Contraband)
How Much the Heart Can Hold by Numerous Authors (Sceptre)

I

In Every Moment We Are Still Alive by Tom Malmquist / translated by Henning Koch (Sceptre)

J

K

L

Love Me Not (DI Helen Grace #7) by M.J. Arlidge (Michael Joseph – Penguin)

M

Mrs Hemingway by Naomi Wood (Picador)

N

Nomad by Alan Partridge (Orion)
The North Water by Ian McGuire (Scribner)

O

One Little Mistake by Emma Curtis (Black Swan)

P

Q

R

Ragdoll by Daniel Cole (Trapeze Books)
Rupture by Ragnar Jonasson (Orenda Books) 

S

Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick (Touchstone)
See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt (Tinder Press)
The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer (Harper Collins)
Six Stories by Matt Wesolowski (Orenda Books)
Spectacles by Sue Perkins (Penguin)

T

The Tidal Zone by Sarah Moss (Granta)
Turning Blue by Benjamin Myers (Moth Publishing) 

U

V

W

We All Begin As Strangers by Harriet Cummings (Orion Books)
What Alice Knew by T.A. Cotterell (Transworld)

X

Y

Z