The Carry Home by Gary Ferguson (2014)

A stunningly beautiful book, The Carry Home is the chronicling of Gary Ferguson's grief after his wife Jane dies in a canoeing accident, but it's also a story of life in nature, of environmentalism, the culture of the West, of wanderlust, and what it means to truly love. Spending much of their lives trekking around… Continue reading The Carry Home by Gary Ferguson (2014)

**Incendiary by Chris Cleave (2005)

I could not put this book down.  This is Cleave's first book which he wrote several years before Little Bee, but after Little Bee's success, Incendiary was republished in the US.  Cleave can create characters and get into their head in a way that few other modern authors can do.  The whole story is written in… Continue reading **Incendiary by Chris Cleave (2005)