Entertaining, provocative, amusing and sometimes infuriating
Not quite as funny as its blurb claims, there are sparks of real wit
At the Edge of the Orchard; By Tracy Chevalier; Borough Press, €17.25
Sadly, unlike its heroine, Circling The Sun never really takes off
fiction: The Versions of Us. By Laura Barnett. Weidenfeld & Nicolson, €17.50.
We Are Pirates By Daniel Handler Bloomsbury, €15.10
Watch Me. By Anjelica Huston. Simon & Schuster, €19. Reviewed by Anna Carey.
If it's possible to feel sorry for someone who has made a vast fortune by doing something she loves and entertaining millions of people in the process, I do feel sorry for JK Rowling.
The Murder Bag. By Tony Parsons. Century, €11. Reviewed by Anna Carey.