Stacking The Shelves [16] June 3rd


Stacking The Shelves is hosted at Tynga’s Reviews and is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

Perhaps you noticed I didn’t post STS last week; that’s because I actually did not any books to my shelves during that entire week. Work has kept me busy so I was not been able to browse for books which had the upside of slowly but steadily building my Netgalley feedback rate.

This week I managed to get only one new book so I’d say I am on a good path to get closer to the elusive 80% rate!

Netgalley ARC

The Child by Fiona Barton

The Child
by Fiona Barton

As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, but at a loss for answers, she can only pose a question: Who is the Building Site Baby?

As Kate investigates, she unearths connections to a crime that rocked the city decades earlier: A newborn baby was stolen from the maternity ward in a local hospital and was never found. Her heartbroken parents were left devastated by the loss.

But there is more to the story, and Kate is drawn house by house into the pasts of the people who once lived in this neighborhood that has given up its greatest mystery. And she soon finds herself the keeper of unexpected secrets that erupt in the lives of three women and torn between what she can and cannot tell.

And that’s it for this week!

Have you read this book or do you plan to?

Are you excited about reading any particular books you got this week?

Please comment below and if you have a STS post please post it in comments.


6 thoughts on “Stacking The Shelves [16] June 3rd

  1. That’s an amazing cover – I’ve just acquired The Last Dog on Earth and The Dog Walker… No – I’m not barking mad! They are actually very different – one is post-apocalytic and the other is a cold case murder mystery. Enjoy this one, Ana:)

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  2. Pingback: June 2017 Wrap-Up | Ana's Lair

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