Category Archives: Allen Eskens

Books of the month: April 2016

Pick of the month Part of me wants to award Hideo Yokoyama’s SIX FOUR book of the month status as it felt like such an achievement to finish it and the last 100 or so pages were very satisfying. But … Continue reading

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Review: THE LIFE WE BURY by Allen Eskens

For someone who is only 20 (or thereabouts) Joe Talbert has had a tough life. An absent, unknown father, a mother who has chosen alcohol and abusiveness as her means of dealing with undiagnosed mental health issues and having to … Continue reading

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