I haven’t reviewed any books for a while and then along come two at once — Afterlight by Alex Scarrow and The Payback by Simon Kernick — both of them thrillers that tidy up loose ends for the author and which don’t quite work for that very reason.
Alex Scarrow is the brother of historical fiction author, Simon Scarrow, but Alex has taken an entirely different route. He has written four novels so far and does a nice line in concurrent plots set in the past and present. October Skies and A Thousand Suns were both enjoyable four out of five star reads. Read more ›››