Monday, July 1, 2013

June reviews

I read and reviewed nine books in June.  The two standout stories were Crocodile Tears by Mark O'Sullivan and Once in Another World by Brendan John Sweeney, both set in Ireland, but seventy years apart.  The latter, set in 1937, edges it as my read of the month.

Exposed by Liza Marklund ****
Countdown City by Ben Winters ***.5
Season of the Witch by Arni Thorarinsson **.5
Where the Shadows Lie by Michael Ridpath ***
Penance by Dan O'Shea ****
Roll With It by Nick Place ***.5
Screwed by Eoin Colfer ***.5
Crocodile Tears by Mark O'Sullivan ****.5
Once in Another World Brendan John Sweeney *****

1 comment:

col2910 said...

Nice list, Rob. There's a few that catch my eye, Screwed and Nick Place in particular