There are so many fabulous books out this April it was hard for us to select just twelve!
Enjoy the Easter break. We hope you find time to put your feet up and loose yourself in one of these terrific books.
The breathtaking new novel from the author of STILL ALICE.
What would you do if the body and brain you rely on suddenly let you down - and would it change the person you are inside? Joe O'Brien is a Boston cop; his physical stamina and methodical mind have seen him through decades policing the city streets, while raising a family with his wife Rosie. When he starts committing uncharacteristic errors - mislaying his police weapon, trouble writing up reports, slurred speech - he attributes them to stress. Finally, he agrees to see a doctor and is handed a terrifying, unexpected diagnosis: Huntington's disease.
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[caption id="attachment_10977" align="alignright" width="215"] Wife on the Run by Fiona HigginsOn December 1, 2014
When Jenn J McLeod quit Sydney’s corporate communications chaos, she bought a little café in a small town and ran a unique, dog-friendly B&B in country NSW. Home now is...On November 18, 2014
Betty Riegel spent her early childhood hiding in air-raid shelters as bombs dropped all around her in England. She came from humble working-class roots, but had always dreamed of bigger...On April 16, 2013