On the Beach was part of my Nevil Shute period, which was almost certainly down to Bryan Brown, the actor. It’s my pick for the letter O, anyway. Featured: On The Beach by Nevil Shute It’s a very long time
Of Salt and Shore is a new release from the Dutch author Annet Schaap. I received an advance copy via Netgalley. It was due to be published next week, 15th September, but the launch has been put back to October.