The Red Children by Maggie Gee Review
love in five acts daniela krien bookblast diary review

Review Love in Five Acts, Daniela Krien

BookBlast reviews Love in Five Acts by Daniela Krien translated from the German by Jamie Bulloch (MacLehose Press). Love in Five Acts could either strike a strong chord of recognition, inspire relief at being in […]

Unspoken Legacy Claudia Black Central Recovery Press bookblast diary
Non Fiction

Review Unspoken Legacy, Claudia Black

BookBlast reviews Unspoken Legacy by Claudia Black, a pioneer in treating trauma, families, addiction and adult children of alcoholics & dysfunctional families. Human beings are violent creatures so exposure to traumatic events which leave an […]

bookblast diary review yan ge the chilli bean paste clan balestier books

Review The Chilli Bean Paste Clan, Yan Ge

BookBlast reviews The Chilli Bean Paste Clan by Yan Ge. Winner of a PEN Translates Award. “Chilli bean paste was big business, had been for Gran’s family for four or five generations. Sichuan peppers, on […]

protest stories of resistance comma press bookblast review

Review Protest! Stories of Resistance (ed.) Ra Page

Protest! Stories of Resistance is a superb anthology edited by Ra Page, CEO and Founder of Comma Press. He has edited over twenty anthologies.  “Our own, personal experience of the event – as it unfolded […]

howard cunnell fathers and sons bookblast review
Non Fiction
bookblast review the last summer ricarda huch bookblaster

Review Ricarda Huch, The Last Summer

The Last Summer by Ricarda Huch, superbly translated by Jamie Bulloch, is a welcome rediscovered classic thanks to Peirene Press. “We aged a hundred years, and this Happened in a single hour: The short summer […]