• Adult Book Reviews,  Modern Fiction

    After The End by Clare Mackintosh Review

    I’m a big fan of Clare Mackintosh‘s novels. They’re always gripping and intense but with a real human element to them too. I’d heard After The End was a different read to her previous works and I’m a little late to the party with this one. However as I’ve read all her other works, including her latest thriller Hostage, I didn’t want to miss this one. After The End by Clare Mackintosh Review: Plot Max and Pip have a strong marriage and are loving parents to their two-year-old son Dylan. However, after a failed attempt to completely remove a brain tumour, Dylan is left severely brain-damaged. Max and Pip must…

  • Adult Book Reviews,  Modern Fiction

    Hostage by Clare Mackintosh Book Review

    I have never read a Clare Mackintosh book I haven’t enjoyed. They’ve all been suspenseful with exciting unpredictable twists. I was therefore desperate to read her latest novel, Hostage and I was thrilled to be able to read an advanced copy. Hostage by Clare Mackintosh Book Review: Plot  Mina finds herself working aboard the world’s first nonstop flight from London to Sydney. As an experienced flight attendant, she leaves a strained marriage and her beloved daughter back at home as she faces a gruelling 20-hour flight. The atmosphere onboard is electric with celebrities and journalists listed amongst the passengers. With the world’s media watching, this landmark flight has grabbed everyone’s…