The Wayward Girls by Amanda Mason. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Then. It's 1976. Loo and her sister Bee live on a run-down farm in the middle of nowhere with their artistic parents and wild siblings. They are isolated and shunned by the small town. At the height of summer, unexplained noises and occurrences… Continue reading The Wayward Girls by Amanda Mason. (2019).
The Corset by Laura Purcell. (2018). **4 out of 5 stars** Dorothea is a young, wealthy and beautiful woman who visits prisoners as charitable work. She also practises phrenology on them (the theory that a person's skull shape can indicate their character). Ruth is a teenage seamstress accused of murder and believes she has a… Continue reading The Corset by Laura Purcell. (2018).
The Bus on Thursday by Shirley Barrett. (2018). **3 out of 5 stars** Eleanor suffered a bad break-up just before she got cancer and the demons that came with it. Eleanor gets a new job as a teenager in a remote mountain hamlet where it all seems peaceful. But where had the previous teacher disappeared… Continue reading The Bus on Thursday by Shirley Barrett. (2018).
The Secret History of Twin Peaks by Mark Frost. (2016). *3.5 out of 5 stars* This novel is different (just like the TV show haha). It is written in the form of a dossier and includes typewritten sections as well as 'handwritten cursive' sections; both with annotations by the character 'analysing the dossier'. While this… Continue reading The Secret History of Twin Peaks by Mark Frost. (2016).
Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage. (2018). *4 out of 5 stars* People think Suzette has it all - a glamorous home designed by her handsome Swedish husband Alex, and a beautiful intelligent 7 year old daughter Hanna. But what people don't know, including Alex, is that Hanna is also dangerous. Hanna is an angel for… Continue reading Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage. (2018).
The Outsider by Stephen King. (2018). *4.5 out of 5 stars* An 11 year old boy has been murdered and there is forensic evidence and reliable eyewitnesses that proves that a popular man in town committed this horrific crime. But said man also has an alibi which looks to be true. So how can he… Continue reading The Outsider by Stephen King. (2018).