RED COUNTRY by Joe Abercrombie

RED COUNTRY Joe Abercrombie (www.joeabercrombie.com) Gollancz (www.gollancz.co.uk) £16.99 When Shy South returns home from town to find her farm burned, her friend hanging from a tree and her young brother and sister missing, she sets out to find the man responsible, her cowardly old stepfather Lamb in tow. It doesn’t take long to find that […]

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THE SISTERS BROTHERS by Patrick deWitt

THE SISTERS BROTHERS Patrick deWitt (patrickdewitt.net) Granta (www.grantabooks.co.uk) £12.99 The Western genre has come a long way from its sunny heights back in the golden days of Hollywood, when John Wayne ruled supreme and you could differentiate the good guys from the bad guys purely based on the colour of their hats. These days, there […]

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