Half way through the year already must mean it’s June. Our mid year Book Of The Month is Something In The Water by Catherine Steadman. we give you the lowdown on all you need to know.
Steadman is both a writer and actress (of Downton Abbey fame no less). Something In The Water is Steadman’s debut novel, first published in June 2018 by Simon and Schuster. It was chosen as a Reece Witherspoon book club pick and now is Book Social’s!
Something In The Water, The Blurb
“Erin is a documentary filmmaker on the brink of a professional breakthrough; Mark a handsome investment banker with a bright future. They seem to have it all, until Mark loses his job and cracks start to appear in their perfect life.
But they’re determined to make it work. They book their dream honeymoon and trust that things will work out – after all, they have each other.
On the tropical island of Bora Bora Mark takes Erin scuba diving. Mark is with her – she knows he’ll keep her safe. Everything will be fine. Until they find something in the water.
Erin and Mark decide to keep their discovery a secret — after all, if no one else knows, who would be hurt? Their decision will trigger a devastating chain of events… which will endanger everything they hold dear.”
We will be sharing our Big Review of Something In The Water on 22 June. A series of Book Club questions will also be around for you to answer on 20 June. Don’t wait until then though, we would love to know your marks out of ten as soon as you have read it. So grab your copy and read along with us! In the meantime you can check out our May’s Book of the Month, The Cactus, here.