Reviews

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

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.

Burial Rites by Hannah Kent

Written by · Published Jan 3, 2017

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The Borrowers book group found Burial Rites 'beautifully descriptive', and 'poignant'

Circle by Jeannie Baker

Written by · Published Dec 29, 2016

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Circle provides a 'stunning', 'meticulously collaged' and 'seamless' account of the godwit's annual migration.

The Outrun, by Amy Liptrot

Written by · Published Dec 21, 2016

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Stock and content manager Paul Howarth recommends The Outrun, by Amy Liptrot.