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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.

Ali Smith – Autumn

December 1, 2017

Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

December 1, 2017

Fredrik Backman – The Deal of A Lifetime

November 29, 2017

Daniel Alacorn – The King is Always Above the People

November 29, 2017

John Boyne – The Hearts Invisible Furies

November 28, 2017

Gabriel Tallent – My Absolute Darling

November 19, 2017

Mark Helprin – Paris in the Present Tense

November 19, 2017

Celeste Ng – Little Fires Everywhere

November 19, 2017

Ushasi Sen Basu – Kathputli

November 19, 2017

Elliot Ackerman – Dark at the Crossing

November 19, 2017

Stephen King – Misery

November 8, 2017

Patrick Dacey – The Outer Cape

November 8, 2017

Jennifer Egan – Manhattan Beach

November 5, 2017

Lisa Ko – The Leavers

October 30, 2017

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

Nick Alexander – The Photographer’s Wife

November 21, 2015

Monica Ali – Untold Story

November 20, 2015

Kim van Alkemade – Orphan #8

December 30, 2015

Nadeem Aslam – The Golden Legend

July 15, 2017

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

Sejal Badani – Trail of Broken Wings

November 21, 2015

Christina Baker Kline – Orphan Train

October 3, 2015

Carlene Bauer – Frances and Bernard

August 3, 2016

Alan Bennett – The Uncommon Reader

May 29, 2016

Paul Blaney – The Anchoress

October 3, 2015

John Boyne – The Dare

August 10, 2017

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

Debra Clopton – Betting on Hope

November 21, 2015

Paulo Coelho – Brida

October 3, 2015

Paulo Coelho – The Alchemist

April 5, 2016

Leonard Cohen – Beautiful Loser

October 2, 2015

Isabelle Connors – The Introduction

October 3, 2015

Lori Copeland – A Case of Bad Taste

October 10, 2015

Amanda Coplin – The Orchardist

November 21, 2015

Liza Dalby – The Tale of Murasaki

April 30, 2017

Melissa DeCarlo – The Art of Crash Landing

January 24, 2016

Ananda Devi – Eve Out of Her Ruins

August 5, 2017

Bret Easton Ellis – American Psycho

December 14, 2015

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

Louise Erdrich – The Round House

November 20, 2015

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

Neil Gaiman – American Gods

October 3, 2015

Neil Gaiman – The Ocean at the end of the Lane

October 17, 2016

Robert Galbraith – The Cuckoo’s Calling

October 28, 2015

Robert Galbraith – The Silkworm

October 28, 2015

Robert Galbraith – Career of Evil

November 21, 2015

Lisa Genova – Still Alice

October 3, 2015

Nina George – The Little Paris Bookshop

November 21, 2015

Tess Gerritsen – Bloodstream

September 21, 2017

Mark Gimenez – The Governor’s Wife

September 26, 2016

Matthew Green – Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend

October 3, 2015

Grace Greene – The Memory of Butterflies

September 6, 2017

Lev Grossman – The Magicians (series)

October 17, 2016

Henriette Gyland – Up Close

November 20, 2015

Mark Haddon – A Spot of Bother

October 3, 2015

Matt Haig – The Last Family in England

October 3, 2015

Arthur Hailey – Detective

September 5, 2017

Regina Hale Sutherland – The Red Hat Society’s Acting Their Age

November 20, 2015

Jane Harper – The Dry

July 5, 2016

Mette Ivie Harrison – The Bishop’s Wife

October 28, 2015

Ben Hatch – The P45 Diaries

January 6, 2016

Paula Hawkins – The Girl on the Train

November 20, 2015

Joe Hill – The Fireman

June 7, 2016

Khaled Hosseini – A Thousand Splendid Suns

October 3, 2015

Khaled Hosseini – The Kite Runner

October 3, 2015

Sheila Hunter – The Heather to The Hawkesbury

March 8, 2016

Kazuo Ishiguro – Never Let Me Go

September 26, 2016

Eowyn Ivey – The Snow Child

August 5, 2016

Balli Kaur Jaswal – Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows

June 27, 2017

Liz Jensen – The Ninth Life of Louis Drax

August 10, 2017

Lisa Jewell – The Girls

October 3, 2015

Milly Johnson – The Tea Shop on the Corner

November 20, 2015

Jonas Jonasson – The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden

October 3, 2015

Jonas Jonasson – 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared

October 10, 2015

Hardy Jones – Every Bitter Thing

October 3, 2015

Rachel Joyce – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

August 19, 2017

Meena Kandasamy – When I Hit You

August 10, 2017

Mary Beth Keane – Fever

June 9, 2016

Sophie Kinsella – Remember Me?

November 20, 2015

Sophie Kinsella – The Undomestic Goddess

November 20, 2015

Herman Koch – The Dinner

May 29, 2016

William Kotzwinkle – The Bear Went Over the Mountain

July 14, 2016

Jayne Ann Krentz – Secret Sisters

January 24, 2016