Book Corner

Book Corner
Timekeepers
Timekeepers by Simon Garfield explores how the world became obsessed with time. Timekeepers is
Fear Of Dying
Fear Of Dying follows the life of Vanessa Wonderman as she watches her parents age, attends doctor
Instructions for a Heatwave
Family secrets and lies.  Patricia McLoughlin returns to familiarity of novelist Maggie O’Farrell’s
The Universe v Alex Woods
The Universe vs Alex Wood
Alex Woods is seventeen when he is pulled over at the Nothing to Declare lane at Dover. High on
Water For Elephants
Water For Elephants
It is always a worry when one of your favourite books is made into a film and so I have yet to see
A Widow For One Year
A Widow For One Year
The question, “Who is your favourite novelist?” is as impossible to answer as what’s your favourite
Sarah Winman Makes the First XI
Sarah Winman
Her novel ‘When God Was a Rabbit’, published by Headline, comes after a successful acting career,
When God Was a Rabbit
When God Was a Rabbit
It’s hard to believe that this is Sarah Winman’s debut novel, the writing is so effortless and the
Burnt Shadows by Kamila Shamsie
Burnt Shadows
Burnt Shadows is a story of outsiders, a story of loss.  We set out on what is a finely woven