Gorleston's Community Read | Norfolk's Great Big Read

Gorleston Library are reading Sycamore Row by John Grisham, The Last Runaway by Tracy Cheavlier and Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty for their community read. The books will be available at the library or can be reserved. Sycamore Row by John Grisham (reserve here 1 ) Summary: Sycamore Row is a suspensful novel written by John Grisham, the undisputed master of the legal thriller..

The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier (reserve here 2 ) Summary: When Quaker Honor Bright sails from Bristol with her sister, she is fleeing heartache for a new life in America, far from home. But tragedy leaves her alone and vulnerable, torn between two worlds and dependent on the kindness of strangers, and life in 1850s Ohio is precarious and unsentimental.. Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty (reserve here 3 ) Summary: Safety and security are commodities you can sell in return for excitement, but you can never buy them back.

Yvonne Carmichael is a geneticist, a scientist renowned in her field but one day, she makes the most irrational of decisions. While she is giving evidence to a Select Committee at the Houses of Parliament, she meets a man and has sex with him in the secluded Chapel in the Crypt beneath the Great Hall of Westminster. It s the beginning of a reckless liaison, but there is more to her lover than is at first apparent as Yvonne discovers when the affair spins out of control and leads inexorably to violence..

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