I know someone gave it to you over the holidays. I know you know that everyone else loved it but you got stuck in the Las Vegas part. So many books, so little time. I sympathize totally, but keep going; it’s really really worth it.
The reviewers all invoke Dickens, and that is both completely right and quite misleading. If you love Dickens, at first you feel hard done by…
For years, I’ve kept a private log of books read for research or pleasure. In 2013, I decided to try keeping this log in public, on a certain website I won’t name, thinking it might be interesting and fun to share reading lists with friends. It wasn’t.
About a minute after I undertook this experiment, the site was bought by another entity I won’t name, one widely under…
“This is a book firmly anchored in its setting, a richly drawn background with an astonishing depth of detail, and a world with social rights and wrongs on which the twists and turns of the story depend. I found that quite fascinating…A clever and immensely readable book, and I do hope we’ll be seeing Beth Gutcheon’s books becoming more readily available here as word about this one spreads.” Rea…
Kind reviews are coming in from across the pond calling GOSSIP “An intense, glamorous novel.”
GOSSIP is out now in the UK, published by Atlantic Books UK, and in paperback in the States by William Morrow Paperbacks.
If you weren’t able to make it to the New York Society Library to see Beth talk with fellow author and friend Lauren Belfer, you can see a video of the talk on YouTube. Click here to see the video on the New York Society Library’s new website.
See Beth in a discussion with Lauren Belfer on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 6:30pm at The New York Society Library where they will discuss the characters’ relationships in each of their novels and the high emotions that follow when those relationships go wrong.
A blogger over at Lamoglie’s Blog called Gossip “an easy to read but cleverly written character-driven story with a lot of emotional impact” after seeing it in New Books Magazine. Gossip is being released in the UK by Atlantic Books next month.