May Round-Up – The Books I Read In May 2016

In May I read seven books, all of them fiction: A Country Road, A Tree by Jo Baker (Doubleday) – My first read of May was a fictionalised retelling of the life of Irish writer Samuel Baker. With events focusing around the Second World War it is the story of how Samuel adapted to life … Continue reading May Round-Up – The Books I Read In May 2016

Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel

I don’t read a lot of science fiction novels but I was certainly intrigued by Sleeping Giants, the debut novel by Sylvain Neuvel. The first book in the ‘Themis Files’ series it was the Goldsboro Books ‘Book of the Month’ choice for April, so my expectations were high... ‘I got to the bottom of the … Continue reading Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel