a personal choice by Helen Hollick
From our January Reviews
Now that we are receiving a substantial amount of novels to review I am finding my reading list also extending (which is a good thing!) I've had some delightful books to select my Book of the Month from - some sad, (the one about Charles Dickens' wife Catherine Dickens : Outside the Magic Circle by Heera Deeta as example. I confess I have never liked Dickens, the man or his works, maybe this is the reason why?)
Others were exciting or intriguing - all were page-turners but I am obliged to select a 'winner' - except from this month I am also going to have a 'runner-up'.
So my runner-up
because it made me laugh out loud :
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and the Winner of Book of the Month
... because I enjoy novels about the 17th Century - and Mr Pepys, and this one was very good...
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< For a list of shortlisted titles for January see the sidebar (you might have to scroll down)