Book Reviews

book review

– Ordered by Authors Surname –


Alberman, Naomi – The Power

Albertalli, Becky – Upside of Unrequited

Albertalli, Becky – Leah on the Offbeat.

Avecedo, Elizabeth – The Poet X


Backman, Fredrik – A Man Called Ove

Bardugo, Leigh – Grisha Trilogy

Barnes, Julian – A Sense of an Ending.

Benjamin, Jonny – The Stranger on the Bridge.

Beard, Mary – Women and Power.

Braithwaite, Oyinkan – My Sister the Serial Killer

Brown, Savannah – The Truth About Keeping Secrets


Campbell, Jen – The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night

Cannon, Joanna – Three Things About Elsie

Cass, Kiera-  The Crown and The Heir

Cass, Kiera – The One 

Charika, Jeevani – Christmas At the Palace

Cullen, Helen – The Lost Letters of William Woolf


Durrell, Gerrall – My Family and Other Animals

Dinsdale, Robert – The Toymakers.


Evaristo, Bernadine – Girl, Women, Other


Ferrante, Elena – Neapolitan Novels 

Flynn, Gillian – Gone Girl

Fitzgerald, F. Scott – The Great Gatsby


Gaiman, Neil – Neverwhere

Galbraith, Robert – Lethal White (Strike #4)

Green, Sally – Half Bad

Gyasi, Yaa – Homegoing

Graudin, Ryan – Wolf By Wolf

Godbersen, Anna – The Luxe

Goldman, William – The Princess Bride

Gower, Imogen Hermes – The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock.


Hannah, Kristen – Winter

Haig, Matt – Reasons To Stay Alive 

Haig, Matt – How To Stop Time

Housseini, Khaled – The Kite Runner 

Honeyman, Gail – Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine.



James, Anna – Tilly and the Book Wanderers

Jackson, Shirley – The Haunting of Hill House

Johanson, Erika – Queen of the Tearling 


Kandasamy, Meena – When I Hit You

Kent, Hannah – Burial Rites

Kwan, Kevin – Crazy Rich Asians


Land, Ali – Good Me, Bad Me

Lanchester, John – The Wall

Li, Lillian – Number One Chinese Restaurant

Lu, Marie – Warcross

Luiselli, Valeria – The Lost Children Archive


MacGregor, Virginia – As Far As the Stars

Macneal, Elizabeth – The Doll Factory

Malerman, Josh – Bird Box 

Mass, Sarah J – Assassins Blade

Mcmanus, Karen – One of Us Is Lying

Meredith, David – Aaru

Mejia, Tehlor Kay – We Set the Dark on Fire

Mozley, Fiona – Elmet

Moore, Kate – The Radium Girls

Moriarty, Liane – Truly Madly Guilty

Miller, Madeline – The Song of Achilles 

Miller, Madeline – Circe

Muriel, Oscar De – The Strings of Murder 


Noah, Trevor – Born A Crime


O’Neill, Louise – The Surface Breaks

Orwell, George – 1984 


Jackson, Pierce – Sisters Red

Pearson, Mary E. – Kiss of Deception 

Plath, Sylvia – The Bell Jar 



Reid, Taylor Jenkins – The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Roe, Robin – A List of Cages

Rooney, Sally – Normal People

Rutter, Bethany – No Big Deal


Sugg, Zoe – Girl Online 

Sugg, Zoe – Cordially Invited

Shamsie, Kamila – Home Fire

Shaffer, Mary Ann & Barrows, Ann – The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society

Shmidt, Sarah – See What I Have Done.

Smale, Holly – Happy Girl Lucky

Smith, Ali – Spring

Stedman, M.L. – The Light Between Oceans

Stiefvater, Maggie – The Raven Boys


Thomas, Angie – On the Come Up

Turton, Stuart – Seven Deaths of Evelyn Harcastle




Waters, Sarah – The Night Watch

Ward, Jesmyn – Sing, Unburied, Sing.

Williamson, Lisa – The Art of Being Normal 

Winterson, Jeanette – Christmas Days

Winterson, Jeanette – Frankissstein




Zevin, Gabrielle – The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry


Multi- Authors & Anthologies

The Cursed Child (Spoiler Free) – J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany.

The Cursed Child (Discussion with Spoilers) – J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany.

Good Immigrant – Anthology of Essays

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

What If It’s Us – Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera