This book is set with flashbacks to the 70's and 80's and in that regard was very interesting as this is a period I remember very well. The Great Storm being just one such incident.
But it was a book that I found very hard to get into. I got interested about half way through and even then it didn't fully grab me.
The writing style goes between bland and irritating. It tries to emulate Jodi Picoult style with the story being told from two perspectives and two time periods but the changes from one to the other are not clearly demarked and you can go from one period to the other from one paragraph to the next with no indication. So I was often half way through a… Read more
Really neat, works well but could do with a magnetic rather than tuck-in fastner. The leather could also be a bit more stylish and I would be prepared to pay more for both those features. But for value for money it is excellent.