We’ve reviewed a few books for Secret Truro and we’ve rounded them up here. Perfect for reading on the beach or cosying up by the fire.
When Nina, who originally hails from Leicester wrote a series of letters home to her sister, Vic, about her new life in London as nanny to the editor of ‘The London Review of Books’, Mary Kay Wilmers, she can hardly have expected to be getting rave reviews and a TV adaptation by Nick Hornby 30 years later.Read More
John launched his book in Truro on 5th March, St Piran’s Day. Set in afictional Cornish coastal village ‘Not Forgetting the Whale’ is feel-good apocalyptic fable about a stranger who washes up on the beach.Read More
Laura Barnett’s latest book ‘Greatest Hits’ is not only a fictional retrospective of the life of British singer/songwriter Cass Wheeler, but also an exciting collaboration with (real) singer, songwriter Kathryn Williams.Read More
The true story, shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize, is beautifully written by Raynor. We enter their world just as a business deal with a friend backfires leading to the loss of their lovingly restored home and their livelihood. A moment in their lives, however, changes everything.Read More