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Dead End Street by Trevor Wood @TrevorWoodWrite @Ellakroftpatel @QuercusBooks #JimmyMullen #DeadEndStreet #BookReview #BookBlog #CrimeFiction

Quercus Books 20th January 2022 Book Description A group of vigilantes are carrying out a campaign of harassment against the homeless, hounding them both verbally and physically to get them off the streets. Jimmy Mullen is approached by his friend Gadge, who wants to confront the people behind it but Jimmy has finally got his… Continue reading Dead End Street by Trevor Wood @TrevorWoodWrite @Ellakroftpatel @QuercusBooks #JimmyMullen #DeadEndStreet #BookReview #BookBlog #CrimeFiction

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To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara @PicadorBooks #ToParadise #BookReview #BookBlog #TheClqrt #BigBooks

Picador Books Jan 2022 Book Description In an alternate version of 1893 America, New York is part of the Free States, where people may live and love whomever they please (or so it seems). The fragile young scion of a distinguished family resists betrothal to a worthy suitor, drawn to a charming music teacher of… Continue reading To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara @PicadorBooks #ToParadise #BookReview #BookBlog #TheClqrt #BigBooks

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Wahala by Nikki May @NikkiOMay @DoubledayUK @alisonbarrow #Wahala #NikkiMay #The Clqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

Doubleday Books Jan 2022 Book Description Ronke, Simi and Boo are inseparable mixed-race friends living in London. They have the gift of two cultures, Nigerian and English, though they don't all see it that way. Everyday racism has never held them back, but now in their thirties, they question their future. Ronke wants a husband… Continue reading Wahala by Nikki May @NikkiOMay @DoubledayUK @alisonbarrow #Wahala #NikkiMay #The Clqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

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My Body by Emily Ratajkowski @emrata @QuercusBooks #MyBody #EmilyRatajkowski #BookBlogger #BookReview #NonFictionReads #TheClqrt #RecommendedReading

Quercus Books November 2021 Book Description Emily Ratajkowski is an acclaimed model and actor, an engaged political progressive, a formidable entrepreneur, a global social media phenomenon, and now a writer. Rocketing to world fame at age twenty - one, Ratajkowski sparked both praise and furore with the provocative display of her body as an unapologetic… Continue reading My Body by Emily Ratajkowski @emrata @QuercusBooks #MyBody #EmilyRatajkowski #BookBlogger #BookReview #NonFictionReads #TheClqrt #RecommendedReading

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Magpie by Elizabeth Day @elizabday @4thEstateBooks #Magpie #ElizabethDay #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

September 2021 4th Estate Books Book Description Sometimes Marisa gets the fanciful notion that Kate has visited the house before. She makes herself at home without any self consciousness. She puts her toothbrush right there in the master bedroom, on the shelf next to theirs. In Jake, Marisa has found everything she's ever wanted. Then… Continue reading Magpie by Elizabeth Day @elizabday @4thEstateBooks #Magpie #ElizabethDay #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

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Top Girl by Danielle Marin @MardleBooks #nonfiction #memoir #theclqrt #TopGirl #DanielleMarin #bookreview #bookblogger

Mardle Books March 2022 Book Description Meet Danielle Marin, grammar school girl turned county lines drug dealer. Betrayed by the police after a brutal assault, Danielle's happy childhood turns sour when she finds the protection she needs in gang life. Can Danielle find a way out before it's too late? My Thoughts This was a… Continue reading Top Girl by Danielle Marin @MardleBooks #nonfiction #memoir #theclqrt #TopGirl #DanielleMarin #bookreview #bookblogger

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Women by Chloe Caldwell @4thEstateBooks #Women #TheClqrt #ChloeCaldwell #BookReview #BookBlogger

4th Estate Books 2019 Book Description A young woman moves from the countryside to the city and falls in love with another woman for the first time in in her life. Finn is nineteen years older than her, wears men's clothes, has a cocky smirk of a smile - and a long-term girlfriend... My Thoughts… Continue reading Women by Chloe Caldwell @4thEstateBooks #Women #TheClqrt #ChloeCaldwell #BookReview #BookBlogger

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Lily A Tale of Revenge by Rose Tremain @chattoBooks @vintagebooks #RoseTremain #Lily #LilyATaleofRevenge #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlogger

Chatto & Windus November 2021 Book Description Nobody knows yet that she is a murderer... Abandoned at the gates of a London park one winter's night in 1850, baby Lily Mortimer is saved by a young police constable and taken to the London Foundling Hospital. Lily is fostered by an affectionate family in rural Suffolk,… Continue reading Lily A Tale of Revenge by Rose Tremain @chattoBooks @vintagebooks #RoseTremain #Lily #LilyATaleofRevenge #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlogger

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Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi #TranscendentKingdom #YaaGyasi #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

Penguin Viking March 2021 Book Description As a child Gifty would ask her parents to tell the story of their journey from Ghana to Alabama, seeking escape in myths of heroism and romance. When her father and brother succumb to the hard reality of immigrant life in the American South, their family of four becomes… Continue reading Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi #TranscendentKingdom #YaaGyasi #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

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Wish You Were Here by Jodie Picoult @HodderBooks #WishYouWereHere #WishYouWereHereJodiePicoult #JodiPicoult #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog

Hodder & Stoughton Nov 2021 Book Description Diana O'Toole's life is going perfectly to plan. At twenty - nine, she's up for promotion to her dream job as an art specialist at Sotheby's and she's about to fly to the Galapagos where she's convinced her surgeon boyfriend Finn, is going to propose. But then the… Continue reading Wish You Were Here by Jodie Picoult @HodderBooks #WishYouWereHere #WishYouWereHereJodiePicoult #JodiPicoult #TheClqrt #BookReview #BookBlog