Book Reviews at The View From Here

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A

Amis , Martin : The Second Plane

Ashworth, Jenn : Cold Light


B

Banks , Iain : The Steep Approach to Garbadale

Banks, Iain M. : Surface Detail

Barnes , Julian : Nothing to be Frightened Of

Barry, Brunonia : The Map of True Places

Benson, Peter : Two Cows and a Vanful of Smoke

Benson, Peter : Isabel's Skin

Blackman, Andrew : On The Holloway Road

Bourazopoulou , Ioanna : What Lot's Wife Saw

Birch, Carol : Jamrach’s Menagerie

Brown, Paul : Global Warning: The Last Chance for Change

Burman , Paul : The Snowing and Greening of Thomas Passmore

Byrne , Trevor : Ghosts & Lightning

C

Colon, David : The Lost Men

D

Darley , Judy : Remember Me To The Bees

Davison , Gary : Fat Tuesday

De la Mer, Nina : 4A.M.

De Souza Leao , Rodrigo : All Dogs Are Blue

Dickinson, John : WE

Dowd , Siobhan : solace of the road

Downham , Jenny : Before I Die

Downham , Jenny : You Against Me

Duffy, Sophie : The Generation Game

Duncan, Glen : The Last Werewolf

E


F

Farndale , Nigel : Blasphemer

Faulks , Sebastian : A Week in December

Fforde , Jasper : One of Our Thursdays is Missing

Fforde , Katie : Love Letters

Finch , Dawn: Brotherhood of Shades

Fischer , Tibor : Good to be God

Forbes , Elizabeth : Who Are You?


G

Gaiman, Neil : Coraline

Giordano, Paolo : The Solitude of Prime Numbers

Grahame-Smith, Seth : Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

H

Haddon, M : A Spot of Bother

Hamid, Mohsin : The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Haylett , Jon : Cry of the Justice Bird

Hislop , Victoria : The Island

Holder , Nancy & Viguie, Debbie :
Unleashed: Wolf Spring Chronicles


Hosseini , Khaled : A Thousand Splendid Suns


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J

Joseph, Anjali : Saraswati Park

Josipovici, Gabriel : Only Joking

K

Kate, Lauren : The Betrayal Of Natalie Hargrove

Killen , Chris : the bird room

Kimball , Michael : Dear Everybody

L

Lalami,Laila : Secret Son

Lanyon,Anna : Fire & Song, The Story of Luis de Carvajal

Lewycka, Marina : We Are All Made of Glue

Liu , Peter Tieryas : Watering Heaven


M

Mankowski , Guy : The Intimates

McCarthy , Tom : Men in Space

McCarthy , Tom : C

Meek , James : We Are Now Beginning Our Descent

Menasse , Robert: Don Juan de la Mancha

Meyer , Stephenie : Twilight

Mitchel , David: Cloud Atlas & The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet

Moore , Antony : The Swap

Morais , Richard C. : The Hundred Foot Journey

Morais , Richard C. : Buddhaland Brooklyn

Morris , Keith Lee: Call it What You Want

Morris , R.N : A Vengeful Longing


N

Niffenegger, Audrey : Her Fearful Symmetry

Niven , John : The Second Coming

O

Oppell , Kenneth : Half Brother

Otsuka, Julie : The Buddha in the Attic

Ozumba, Kachi A. : The Shadow of a Smile

P

Perring , Nik : Beautiful Words

Piggott , Mark : Fire Horses

Prete , David : August And Then Some

Q


R

Rash , Ron: Serena

Rhodes , Dan: Little Hands Clapping

Robertson, James : Republics of the Mind

Rodriguez, Tony : When I Followed the Elephant

S

Sanchez , Clara : The Scent of Lemon Leaves

Schryer , J.H : Goodnight Vienna

Seabold , Alice : The Lovely Bones

Selbourne , Raphael: Beauty

Smith , Willie : Nothing Doing

Sobel , Eliezer : Minyan

Stevens , Tyler : Street

Stokes , Mike : White Man Falling

Strachan , Mari : The Earth Hums in B Flat

Strachan , Mari : Blow on a Dead Man’s Embers

Sweeney , Nick : The Laikonik Express

T


Taylor , Jonathan : Entertaining Strangers

Thomas , Scarlett : Our Tragic Universe

Thomas , Scarlett : Monkeys with Typewriters

Thornton , Rosy : Hearts & Minds

Toltz , Steve : A Fraction of the Whole

Torday , Paul : Salmon Fishing in The Yemen

Torday , Paul : The Irresistible Inheritance of Wilberforce

Torday , Paul : The Girl on the Landing

Tsutsui , Yasutaka : Paprika


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V

Vernon, Roland : The Maestro’s Voice

Villalobos , Juan Pablo : Down the Rabbit Hole

Villalobos , Juan Pablo : Quesadillas

Vonnegut , Kurt : Slaughter House 5

W


Wagner , James : All Her Father’s Guns

Walker, Jonathan : Five Wounds

Willams , Alan : The Blackheath Séance Parlour

Wood, Patricia : Lottery

Worman , Jeremy : Fragmented

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Y

Young , William : The Shack

Z

Zaionchkovsky , Oleg : Happiness is Possible

Zusak , Markus : The Book Thief

Zusak , Markus : Fighting Ruben Wolfe