The Racketeer by John Grisham


Addition: Paperback Genre: Thriller, law fiction Published: 2012 Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: Given the importance of what they do, and the controversies that often surround them, and the violent people they sometimes confront, it is remarkable that in the history of the USA only four active federal judges have been murdered. Judge Raymond […]

The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson


Addition: E-book Genre: Fiction Rating: 3 out of 5 Synopsis: It all starts on the one-hundredth birthday of Allan Karlsson. Sitting quietly in his room in an old people‚Äôs home, he is waiting for the party he-never-wanted-anyway to begin. The Mayor is going to be there. The press is going to be there. But, as […]

Q & A / Slumdog Millionaire by Vikas Swarup


This is the reading circle book on the Book Club Forum so this review will be a bit different. Waterstone’s Synopsis: Former tiffinboy Ram Mohammad Thomas has just got twelve questions correct on a TV quiz-show to win a cool one billion rupees. But he is brutally slung in prison on suspicion of cheating. Because […]