Reviews

Read staff and customer reviews of books and reserve to collect from your library, or download to your device.

The Girls by Lisa Jewell

Written by · Published Mar 21, 2017

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The Borrowers found The Girls provided a lot of points for discussion.

Room by Emma Donoghue

Written by · Published Mar 16, 2017

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Andrea found Room well-written and profoundly affecting.

The Illusion of Separateness by Simon van Booy

Written by · Published Feb 16, 2017

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The Borrowers book group found The Illusion of Separateness "a very unusual and intense book" that is "poignantly and beautifully written."

Exposure by Helen Dunmore

Written by · Published Feb 2, 2017

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Chantry Journeys book group found that Exposure sparked a discussion on changing attitudes to sexuality over the last 50 years.

The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng

Written by · Published Jan 17, 2017

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The Borrowers book group find The Garden of Evening Mists a beautifully written book to be savoured rather than rushed.

The Seamstress by Maria Duenas

Written by · Published Jan 12, 2017

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Off for some winter sun? The Borrowers recommend this long and absorbing novel for the beach.

Ross Poldark by Winston Graham

Written by · Published Jan 10, 2017

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The Borrowers book group found Ross Poldark well written and steeped in historical context.