Case Histories by Kate Atkinson, A Reader’s Advisory

  Kate Atkinson has ten bestselling books, but for this week’s Five Star Friday selection, I’ve returned to an old favorite, Case Histories, that introduced cop-turned-private investigator the adorably irritable Jackson Brodie. True to mystery form, Brodie’s tough exterior covers a hurt and haunted heart.  He’s eking out a living in Cambridge with cases that range … Continue reading Case Histories by Kate Atkinson, A Reader’s Advisory

A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson, a Book Review

Awhile ago, Ryan wrote a raving review about Kate Atkinson's bestselling novel Life After Life.   If you haven't read the book yet...well, look, just read it.  Yes, its 500 pages.  But I promise it's worth your time. So much so, in fact, that you'll pick up Atkinson's next book, A God in Ruins, as soon as you finish the first.  This … Continue reading A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson, a Book Review