Month: August 2009

The Potato Factory – Bryce Courtenay

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Jo A fictionalised historical novel about career criminal Ikey Solomon and his transportation to Van Diemen’s Land. ❚ “A thrilling story with plenty of interesting twists and turns. Ikey Soloman is a despicable rogue who you can’t help but like….

Great Expectations – Charles Dickens

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Suzy This classic work of Victorian literature is a coming of age novel where a young man, Pip, receives an anonymous benefactor who sponsors him in to becoming a gentleman. ❚ “I thought” – Suzy ❚ “A wonderfully complex story which…