SynopsisHow much do you have to pay a man to kill himself? That was what the crew of the salvage tug 'Tactician' wanted to find out when they saw the motor vessel 'Sarikamis' plough into the Scab Rocks off the Algerian coast. Ships die in a lot of different ways, just like people. Sometimes they go quietly, sometimes they can kill you. But the 'Sarikamis' couldn't hurt the 'Tactitian's crew any more. Or could she?
Audiobook of the Month
The Last Kings of Sark - Rosa Rankin-Gee
The Last Kings of Sark is the stunning debut novel from promising young writer Rosa Rankin-Gee who was the 2011 Paris Literary prize-winner.
Jude is 21 when she flies to the island of Sark to tutor rich local boy Pip for the summer. Pip is awkward and his mother is unsettling, but at least there's Sofi, the family's holiday cook. When Pip's father goes away on holiday, science lessons are discarded and summer really begins. Soon something surprising brings the three together, but those strange, golden weeks cannot last forever.