June book of the month: Started Early, Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson

Started Early, Took My DogJune's Book of the Month is the latest number one bestseller from a much-requested Mumsnet favourite, Kate Atkinson.

Started Early, Took My Dog is the fourth novel to feature former private detective Jackson Brodie. The story also introduces security chief Tracy Waterhouse, whose one moment of madness turns her steady world into a nightmare of fear and panic. As the plot dovetails, twists and weaves together, Jackson (who has spent a lifetime looking for missing people) begins to learn that sometimes, people don't always want to be found. Find out more about the book here. 

Date for your diary

Kate will be here on Wed 22 June at 8pm for our book club discussion. Grab your paperback or ebook copy and join the discussion.

About Kate Atkinson

Kate Atkinson

Kate was born in York and now lives in Edinburgh. Her first novel, Behind the Scenes at the Museum, won the Whitbread Book of the Year Award. She went on to write a collection of short stories, Not the End of the World, and the critically acclaimed novels Human Croquet, Emotionally Weird, Case Histories (her first Jackson Brodie novel and winner of the Saltire Book of the Year Award and the Prix Westminster), One Good Turn, and When Will There Be Good News? (voted Richard & Judy Book Best Read of the Year).

A six-part BBC series based on the Jackson Brodie novels is due on TV later this year.

Last updated: 26-Apr-2013 at 10:20 AM