Read and loved by Jo and Sarah. Costa judges said 'Funny, heartbreaking and utterly real: the characters lodge in your imagination long after you finish the book'.
Kate reckons its perfect for a post-childbirth generation.
Ok so the title fits our theme, but Jo Nesbo is really popular.
The Second Coming
Before I Go To Sleep
S J Watson
Another cold and unsettling read, if that's fits your snowed in mood. Won last years' Crime Thriller of The Year.
And a warm one to finish...
The Family Fang
Warm AND funny.