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Here you’ll find our fiction reviews listed by genre, and then alphabetically by author. On this page are Contemporary book reviews.

Alternatively you can search for a book in our A – Z Authors we also have a Non Fiction section and a Children/Young Adult section.

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Book Reviews

Books are listed alphabetically by author. All the reviews on this page are Contemporary books, you can use the drop down menu below to filter through to find a more specific type of book you’re after.

Maria Semple – Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

October 15, 2019

Chia Chia Lin – The Unpassing

September 7, 2019

Preeti Gill – She Stoops to Kill: Stories of Crime and Passion

September 7, 2019

Garth Stein – The Art of Racing in the Rain

August 17, 2019

Etaf Rum – A Woman Is No Man

August 17, 2019

Regina Porter – The Travelers

August 14, 2019

Julia Phillips – Disappearing Earth

August 14, 2019

Sumana Roy – Animalia Indica

August 13, 2019

Amanda Prowse – The Things I Know

August 13, 2019

Sonia Bahl – Year of Wednesdays

July 16, 2019

Mohsin Hamid – Exit West

July 14, 2019

Monique Roffey – Sun Dog

July 14, 2019

Annabel Abbs – Frieda

May 6, 2019

Chinua Achebe – Things Fall Apart

September 17, 2018

Elliot Ackerman – Dark at the Crossing

November 19, 2017

Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah – Black Friday

April 3, 2019

Jaimie Admans – It’s a Wonderful Night

February 1, 2019

Cecelia Ahern – The Time of My Life

November 21, 2015

Cecelia Ahern – Where Rainbows End

November 20, 2015

Cecelia Ahern – P. S. I Love You

November 20, 2015

Cecelia Ahern – How to Fall in Love

November 6, 2016

Daniel Alacorn – The King is Always Above the People

November 29, 2017

Nick Alexander – The Photographer’s Wife

November 21, 2015

Monica Ali – Untold Story

November 20, 2015

Kim van Alkemade – Orphan #8

December 30, 2015

Isabel Allende – In the Midst of Winter

December 12, 2017

Nadeem Aslam – The Golden Legend

July 15, 2017

Margaret Atwood – Cat’s Eye

April 10, 2018

Paul Auster – The Music of Chance

June 28, 2016

Fredrik Backman – A Man Called Ove

October 3, 2015

Fredrik Backman – My grandmother sends her regards and apologises

September 4, 2017

Fredrik Backman – The Deal of A Lifetime

November 29, 2017

Sejal Badani – Trail of Broken Wings

November 21, 2015

Christina Baker Kline – Orphan Train

October 3, 2015

Sharon Bala – The Boat People

February 15, 2018

Julian Barnes – The Only Story

August 15, 2018

Ushasi Sen Basu – Kathputli

November 19, 2017

Carlene Bauer – Frances and Bernard

August 3, 2016

Chloe Benjamin – The Immortalists

March 1, 2018

Alan Bennett – The Uncommon Reader

May 29, 2016

Christine Bernard – Mute

May 31, 2018

Nina de Beurs – Broken

July 13, 2018

Paul Blaney – The Anchoress

October 3, 2015

Ruskin Bond – A Time for All Things

May 31, 2018

John Boyne – The Dare

August 10, 2017

John Boyne – The Hearts Invisible Furies

November 28, 2017

Ray Bradbury – Dandelion Wine

March 17, 2018

Ray Bradbury – We’ll Always Have Paris

September 20, 2018

Jamel Brinkley – A Lucky Man

December 25, 2018

Isabelle Broom – A Year and a Day

February 5, 2019

Tanya Bullock – Homecoming

March 28, 2016

William Burroughs – Naked Lunch

November 21, 2015

Nickolas Butler – Shotgun Lovesongs

October 3, 2015

Jane Cable – The Faerie Tree

November 20, 2015

Diane Chamberlain – The Midwife’s Confession

November 20, 2015

Bryn Chancellor – Sycamore

October 14, 2017

Emma Chapman – The Last Photograph

November 22, 2016

Chanel Cleeton – Next year in Havana

February 4, 2019

Jennifer Clement – Gun Love

July 27, 2018

Zinzi Clemmons – What We Lose

December 20, 2017

Debra Clopton – Betting on Hope

November 21, 2015

Paulo Coelho – Brida

October 3, 2015

Paulo Coelho – The Alchemist

April 5, 2016

Julie Cohen – Together

February 6, 2019

Julie Cohen – Louis and Louise

May 11, 2019

Leonard Cohen – Beautiful Loser

October 2, 2015

Isabelle Connors – The Introduction

October 3, 2015

Emma Cooper – The Songs of Us

June 21, 2018

Lori Copeland – A Case of Bad Taste

October 10, 2015

Amanda Coplin – The Orchardist

November 21, 2015

Patrick Dacey – The Outer Cape

November 8, 2017

Liza Dalby – The Tale of Murasaki

April 30, 2017

Koral Dasgupta – Rasia. The Dance of Desire

April 20, 2018

Melissa DeCarlo – The Art of Crash Landing

January 24, 2016

Ananda Devi – Eve Out of Her Ruins

August 5, 2017

Patrick DeWitt – French Exit

December 26, 2018

Mark DiIonno – Gods of Wood and Stone

October 6, 2018

Robert Dugoni – The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell

August 15, 2018

Jennifer Egan – Manhattan Beach

November 5, 2017

Bret Easton Ellis – American Psycho

December 14, 2015

Bret Easton Ellis – The Rules of Attraction

April 9, 2018

Dave Eggers – The Parade

June 17, 2019

Ben Elton – Blast from the Past

October 10, 2015

Ben Elton – High Society

January 9, 2016

Ben Elton – Meltdown

December 19, 2015

Ben Elton – Time and Time Again

April 24, 2016

Akwaeke Emezi – Freshwater

April 8, 2018

Leif Enger – Virgil Wander

June 9, 2019

Nathan Englander – Kaddish.Com

July 6, 2019

Louise Erdrich – The Round House

November 20, 2015

Louise Erdrich – Future Home of The Living God

December 22, 2017

Fatima Farheen Mirza – A Place For Us

November 6, 2018

Helene Fermont – We Never Said Goodbye

October 15, 2017

Helen Fielding – Bridget Jones’s Diary

November 20, 2015

Gillian Flynn – Gone Girl

November 20, 2015

Laurie Frankel – This Is How It Always Is

August 19, 2017

Leah Franqui – America for Beginners

September 22, 2018

Rea Frey – Not Her Daughter

September 13, 2018

Gabriel Gabriel – John Abraham and the Mountain of Gold

June 17, 2019

Neil Gaiman – American Gods

October 3, 2015