All Adults Here by Emma Straub

This is a wry, warm-hearted look at a multi-generational family now that the adults have grown up and moved out of the family home.  Despite the light-hearted tone of the book it asks serious questions of the reader, such as when do children finally become adults, and when does a parent finally have the right … Continue reading All Adults Here by Emma Straub

The Search Party by Simon Lelic

A teenage girl has gone missing during a hot humid summer.  She’s presumed dead, because the police have searched and found nothing except a hoodie with blood on it, but her body hasn’t been found. Her friends decide to mount a search party in the woods, which is where they imagine she will have gone.  … Continue reading The Search Party by Simon Lelic