Aoife B. Burke

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Dear Mrs. Bird by A.J. Pearce

Pan Macmillan For anyone who likes their entertainment paired with a side of cosiness and topped with a slice of twee, Dear Mrs. Bird may be for you. It follows … Continue reading

June 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

Published in Ireland and The UK by Tinder Press If curiosity killed a mere cat, then it’s probably not too far a stretch to say it had a hand in … Continue reading

June 1, 2018 · 3 Comments

Tangerine by Christine Mangan

Published by Little, Brown It’s a familiar story. Two friends, inseparable at school or in college or even during a brief but intense summer friendship lose contact after they part, … Continue reading

May 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

Published by Raven Books The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle has been hailed as Gosford Park meets Quantum Leap by way of Agatha Christie. I’d throw Black Mirror in there … Continue reading

April 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Earlie King and the Kid in Yellow by Danny Denton

Published by Granta Books Living here in the north west of Ireland, where it seems to rain more than than anywhere else in the country, it’s really not such a … Continue reading

March 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Everything I Know About Love by Dolly Alderton

Published by Penguin Random House Everything I Know About Love is a memoir, first and foremost. The memoir of a 28 year old. If you think that 28 is far … Continue reading

March 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

If I Die Before I Wake by Emily Koch

Harvil Secker There probably isn’t a more terrifying prospect for a great many people than that of being trapped in your own body, unable to communicate in any way with … Continue reading

February 15, 2018 · Leave a comment