Book Club

Oct 31, 2014

If I Knew You Were Going To Be This Beautiful I Never Would Have Let You Go – Judy Chicurel No matter how beautiful some dreams are, there comes a time when we must let them go.  It is the summer of 1972, and Katie has just turned eighteen. Katie and her town, Elephant Beach, […]

Oct 31, 2014

Book Break – 31st October 2014 Watch here. Today’s book break includes a rather big rafter of guests – these include M.J. McGrath, Emily St. John Mandel and Nickolas Butler. (You may have seen my review earlier this week for Emily St. John Mandel’s novel Station Eleven) In episode seven of Book Break, presented by […]

Oct 28, 2014

Station Eleven – Emily St. John Mandel Moving backwards and forwards in time, from the glittering years just before the collapse to the strange and altered world that exists twenty years after, Station Eleven charts the unexpected twists of fate that connect six people: famous actor Arthur Leander; Jeevan – warned about the flu just in time; […]

Oct 21, 2014

Hold the Dark – William Giraldi At the start of another pitiless winter, wolves have taken three children from the remote Alaskan village of Keelut, including the six-year-old son of Medora and Vernon Slone. Wolf expert Russell Core is called in to investigate these killings and discovers an unholy truth harbored by Medora before she […]

Oct 03, 2014

  Hi Books on the Underground, For anyone not familiar with what you do, tell us a little about yourself and Books on the Underground  I’m Hollie, I’m 28. I moved to London 6 years ago after graduating from university and I’m originally from Lincolnshire. I left university adamant that I was going to get […]

Sep 26, 2014

Gifts for Book Lovers Gift shopping is both a fun and difficult task. We have put together a list of some fun gifts that the special book-worm in your life will love. Do comment below and let us know what you think! Book Handbag The perfect gift for bookish trend setters. Find their favourite book as […]

Sep 22, 2014

For anyone not familiar with what you do, tell us a little about yourself and The Book Trail. I travel using novels as guidebooks as I have always thought traditional guidebooks didn’t really always show the city or place I was visiting. When I’m reading I can see where the characters are and seeing a […]

Sep 15, 2014

An interview with Elle Field So Elle, tell us, what have you been up to this year so far? I’ve been working hard in the day job so I could take some time off to write. I’m one month in to my six months off and am hard at work writing book 3. You have […]

Sep 11, 2014

Trust in Me – Sophie McKenzie Julia has always been the friend that Livy turns to when life is difficult. United fifteen years ago by grief at the brutal murder of Livy’s sister, Kara, they’ve always told each other everything. Or so Livy thought. So when Julia is found dead in her home, Livy cannot […]

Sep 08, 2014

The Taxidermist’s Daughter – Kate Mosse Sussex, 1912. In a churchyard, villagers gather on the night when the ghosts of those who will die in the coming year are thought to be seen. Here, where the estuary leads out to the sea, superstitions still hold sway. Standing alone is the taxidermist’s daughter. At 17, Constantia […]