‘There’s something about death that gets under your skin and destroys you from the inside. Nobody warns you about it before you go. Nobody explains what happens to you once you’ve seen death first hand, when you’ve stared it in the face. The way it kind of gets its claws into you. Becomes part of … Continue reading The search for a missing daughter in never ending light: The Silver Road
Beartown, also published as the Scandal, is one of the best books I've read this year and I was thrilled to get a proof copy early on for the sequel, Us Against You. (Click here for BearTown review. )Backman's writing and style is unique and faultless, our characters are where we left them and the … Continue reading Everyone against themselves, Us Against You.
Beartown by Fredrik Backman (also published as Scandal) What a book! I can't believe this book is written by a man. Yes. I know, Prejudice. Whatever. Sorry to sound like an arsehole. But the strength of emotions and the amount of painfully accurate truth in this book is dazzling. I cannot express my admiration on … Continue reading Bears from the Beartown