A dark, immersive novel that will trap you, just like young, vulnerable student Vanessa who becomes a victim of her English teacher, Mr Strane... Fast forward to #metoo, how is Vanessa 'coping'? Be prepared to be taken to a dark, draining place.
#LizzieReads After the success of her first book/memoir Everything I Know About Love, Dolly Alderton’s first fictitious novel Ghosts is based on her past experience of dating, being ghosted and her popular newspaper column of other people’s dealings with romance. (Her first is still on my never-ending TBR pile!) Through the experiences of Nina, Alderton [...]
#LizzieReads Another GREAT novel from Ruth Jones, who also wrote Never Greener which I really enjoyed. Even though she has only written 2 novels so far (with a 3rd in the pipeline!), I have thoroughly enjoyed each of them as they are stories with real, relatable characters and storylines. Us Three focuses on the friendship [...]
#LizzieReads I’m really not sure where to start without trying to offend anyone – oh wait, do I feel like that because I am a woman? These are just some of the issues Florence Given raises in her novel. A self-proclaimed feminist, her novel is essential an amalgamated piece of things we are learning to [...]