BOOKMARK Books of the Month

We started providing Book of the Month recommendations in November 2019 - we hope you enjoy them.

December 2022


The Survivor

The Survivor by Simon Conway

A Heart Full of Headstones by Ian Rankin

SAS Rogue Heroes by Ben Macintyre

Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig

Lily by Rose Tremain

The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carokll

Shackleton by Ranulph Fiennes

The Ship Beneath the Ice by Mensun Bound

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November 2022


Maureen Fry and the Angel of the North

Maureen Fry and the Angel of the North by Rachel Joyce

Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig

The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida by Shehan Karunatilaka

The Banes O The Turas by Jim Mackintosh

Hamish Henderson: Collected Poems by Corey Gibson

Tales for Twilight: A Hundred Years of Scottish Ghost Stories by Alistair Kerr

Haunters at the Hearth: Eerie Tales for Christmas Nights by Tanya Kirk

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October 2022


The Killing Tide

The Killing Tide by Lin Anderson

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono

Goshawk Summer: The Diary of an Extraordinary Season in the Forest by James Aldred

Coldiz: Prisoners of the Castle by Ben MacIntyre

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Here is a list of all the Books we have reviewed:

Children

Classics

Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne

David Copperfield by Charles Dickens

Far From The Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy

Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift

The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie

The Adventures of Tom Sawyers by Mark Twain

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle

The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carokll

The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

The Village of Eight Graves by Seishi Yokomizo

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome

Crime Fiction

A Heart Full of Headstones by Ian Rankin

Bloody Scotland by Various

Marple-Twelve New Stories by Multiple

The Dark Remains by William McIlvanney and Ian Rankin

The Edinburgh Mystery: and other tales of Scottish Crime by Martin Edwards

The Killing Tide by Lin Anderson

The Survivor by Simon Conway

Fiction

A Hundred Years of Scottish Ghost Stories by Alistair Kerr

Confidence by Denise Mina

Friends Like These by Meg Rosoff

Haunters at the Hearth: Eerie Tales for Christmas Nights by Tanya Kirk

Lily by Rose Tremain

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Maureen Fry and the Angel of the North by Rachel Joyce

My Sand Life My Pebble Life by Ian McMillan

Paper Cup by Karen Campbell

Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler

Small Things Like These by Claire Keegan

Tales for Twilight: A Hundred Years of Scottish Ghost Stories by Alistair Kerr

The Fell by Sarah Moss

The Forevers by Chris Whitaker

The House of Fortune by Jessie Burto.

The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende

The Lost Daughter by Elena Ferrante

The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono

The Queen & I by Sue Townsend

Us by David Nicolls

We Begin At The End by Chris Whitaker

Historical Fiction

Haven by Emma Donoghue

My Name is Yip by Paddy Crew

Rizzio by Denise Mina

Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig

Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig

Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig

The Bookseller of Inverness by S G MacLean

The Marriage Portrait by Maggie O'Farrell

The Queen's Lender by Jean Findlay

The Second Sight of Zachary Cloudesley by Zachary Cloudsley

The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida by Shehan Karunatilaka

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Mystery

A Tidy Ending by Joanna Cannon

Key in the Lock by Beth Underdown

Miss Blaine's Prefect & the Weird Sisters by Olga Wojtas

The Darkest Sin by D V Bishop

Poetry

Hamish Henderson: Collected Poems by Corey Gibson

The Banes O The Turas by Jim Mackintosh

Teens