BOOK REVIEW: Good for a Grin by Brenda Burling

Matthew James Publishing, Paperback Here is the ideal book for any woman worried that her spouse or partner might have cancer.
four mums in a boat

Four mums in a boat naked across the ocean

Four naked women rowing a boat across the ocean... what a mental picture that conjures up, and what a dream for the headline writers. In...
A Family Christmas

A Family Christmas

By Katie Flynn Arrow, Paperback, £6.99 With their father away at sea and their mother having died, Jimmy and his little sister are looked after...
The Last Gasp

BOOK REVIEW: The Last Gasp

By Trevor Hoyle Jo Fletcher Books, paperback, £10.99 Environmental issues come with a vengeance in this lengthy, but dramatic novel by Lancashire author Trevor Hoyle. The one-time...
A Nightingale Christmas Wish

A Nightingale Christmas

By Donna Douglas Reaktion Books, Paperback, £5.99 The love lines are as complicated and numerous as railway lines at Clapham Junction in this great festive offering...
The Bounder

BOOK REVIEW: The Bounder by Mike Daunt

The Bounder by Mike Daunt John Blake Publishing, paperback, £7.99 BUY THIS BOOK If you like reading about someone who fully lives up to the...
The Compleat Thunks Book

BOOK REVIEW: The Compleat Thunks Book

Here is a book for thinking lovers of the English language who enjoy a challenge. Ian Gilbert has come up with a complex selection of...
A Wartime Family

A Wartime Family

by Lizzie Lane Ebury Press, paperback, £5.99 The devastation of the Blitz on city homes during the Second World War and the tumultuous effects on...
Andrea Dunbar

The life of Andrea Dunbar to be staged in Bradford pub

"I stumbled on writing by accident. It found me. But the truth is, if you come from an estate, you'll always...
Salts Mill

BOOK REVIEW: Salts Mill by Maggie Smith and Colin Coates

In the days when a handful of entrepreneurs not only established a company of repute but built villages alongside the factory so that workers...