Goodnight, Beautiful Women by Anna Noyes
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Reading Like a Writer series:
The Night Watch by Sarah Waters – On reverse chronology as narrative structure.
On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan – On books that gently confront.
The Driver’s Seat by Muriel Spark – On manipulating the reader.
H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald – On narrative flow
The Redemption of Galen Pike by Carys Davies – On books that undermine assumptions.
Reviews of My Distant Past: