Edge of Dark Water by Joe R. Lansdale

  • By  Ian
  • 5 December, 2016
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This is a fantastic book. A great 20th Century¬†Western. Set in the Depression, it’s about a group of teenage friends who decide to take their dead friend’s ashes to Hollywood. […]

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The Martian by Andy Weir

  • By  Ian
  • 15 October, 2016
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It’s a while since I’ve read science-fiction but this is a good one. Quite technical but gripping. This background to the book is interesting too. It was first self-published then […]

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The Son by Philipp Meyer

  • By  Ian
  • 26 May, 2016
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This is a book I spotted on Amazon. As a highly acclaimed, recently-written Western, I couldn’t resist. The story spans the best part of two centuries, from the mid 1800s […]

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Doomed by Chuck Palahnuik

  • By  Ian
  • 29 December, 2015
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This is another quirky novel by Chuck Palahnuik. The protagonist is Madison Spencer, a teenage ghost sent to hell for her sins but communicating with the living-world via Twitter. She […]

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