“I always find it odd when people say that of the dead. They had their whole life ahead of them. Clearly, they didn't because they're dead. We may not like the method of disposal but when it's your time to go, then it's your time to go.”
Geraldine Verne's Red Suitcase: the perfect Summer read.
A historical fiction retelling of the British occupation of Kenya.
“Much of life is timing and circumstance, I see that now.”
A collection of short stories about love, guilt, shame and the very notion of human existence.
Two women go into hospital expecting to leave with a child, but only one does - and it’s not theirs.
Edna O’Brien’s fictional reimagining of the 276 Boko Haram girls who were abducted in Nigeria in 2014.
“I thought that if I let anyone in, they’d find out what was broken about me. And then not only would they know, I’d know too.”
"She wanted someone to test her strength against, she wanted to fight, and for that she sought out the biggest, strongest man she could find. Me."
“When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.”