Acquisitions

Booklover Mailbox – Beauty in Thorns, The Student & The High Places

Booklover Mailbox – Beauty in Thorns, The Student & The High Places

Three distinctly different titles this fortnight – a fairytale reimagining, gritty neo-noir and an award winning short story collection. Beauty in Thorns by Kate Forsyth I am long time fan of Forsyth’s writing (Bitter Greens, The Wild Girl, The Beast’s Garden).  Beauty…

Booklover Mailbox – Fatal Crossing and Mister Monkey

Booklover Mailbox – Fatal Crossing and Mister Monkey

Two very different titles – a crime thriller in translation and an audiobook which sounds like lots of fun. Fatal Crossing by Lone Theils A Danish crime debut which has already sold more than 10,000 copies and featured prominently in the Danish bestseller charts.

Booklover Mailbox – Scatterwood and Momo Freaks Out

Booklover Mailbox – Scatterwood and Momo Freaks Out

Only two titles this fortnight, one a much anticipated sequel and the other a lovely surprise. Scatterwood by Piers Alexander It was hard not to be swept up by Piers Alexander’s debut novel, The Bitter Trade, a rollicking good yarn fueled by mystery and deception at…