BOOK CLUB SELECTIONS – MARCH 2018
Every month, we share our book recommendations with you through Eason Book Club. Chosen from our favourite reads, bestsellers and critically acclaimed books across all genres, we have something for all book lovers, no matter what you’re into.
How would you live your life if you knew the date on which you were going to die? Four siblings living in New York at the end of the 1960s each go to a fortune teller who tells them the date of their individual deaths. As the years progress, they discover that their prophecies are to change the course of each of their lives. ‘The Immortalists’ is a magical and captivating story about fate, loss and redemption which will stay with you long after you’ve read it.
Set against the backdrop of Tangier, ‘Tangerine’ is an atmospheric psychological thriller about two college friends who reunite in Morocco after an earlier tragedy destroyed their friendship. This intrigue laden debut is a tense and nail-biting read which keeps the reader enthralled right until the gripping final pages.
This timely new dystopian novel imagines an America where women are denied the right to make their own reproductive choices. Following five different women at various stages of infertility, pregnancy and motherhood as they are each forced to deal with the recriminations of a ban on IVF and abortion, ‘Red Clocks’ is a stunning and imaginative tour-de-force.
The author of the critically acclaimed ‘The Aftermath’ returns with a rich family saga about a Welshman who takes a road trip across 1980s America. When he meets an eccentric butterfly salesman along the way, he is taken on a series of hair-raising adventures where he encounters the darker side of the USA. A superb, original and imaginative portrayal of the Great American Dream.