Book Review: Shell Shock: the Diary of Tommy Atkins by Neil Blower

Book Review: Shell Shock: the Diary of Tommy Atkins by Neil Blower

Shell Shock: the Diary of Tommy Atkins
By Neil Blower

Tommy Atkins, is a young man recently discharged from the British Army after 5 years of service including deployment toIraq. The story follows Tommy, his thoughts. experiences and his relationships starting from his discharge from the Army. It allows the reader to really get inside a returned serviceman’s head as he explores life in the civilian world post combat. Continue reading