I'm currently behind on reviews, so don't be surprised if the recent reviews are a bit sparse.

The Casual Vacancy

Cover of The Casual Vacancy.

I cannot call this book enjoyable, because it was horribly depressing, but it was spot on writing that really drew me in. It felt like meeting real life people (and I had the same feeling in the Cormoran books), though that may only be in contrast to Harry Potter.


The mistake ninety-nine percent of humanity made, as far as Fats could see, was being ashamed of what they were; lying about it, trying to be somebody else.