A Strong Belief in Wicker
Monday, 10 August 2020
Mirror, Shoulder, Signal
What a delight this quirky little Danish novel is! I came across Dorthe Nors in the first story I read from Found in Translation last ...
Friday, 31 July 2020
An Isolated Incident
I've been meaning to read An Isolated Incident for at least three years. I saw Emily Maguire speak at Newcastle Writers Festival b...
Thursday, 23 July 2020
Heartstopper Vol 1-3
I'm sick this week. Not super sick. In pre-COVID times I would have gone to work and struggled on, But in these times of modern plag...
Tuesday, 9 June 2020
The 100 Best Books of the 21st Century
This list from the Guardian caught my attention back in September, but I've been so slack about the place here, that it's only...
Friday, 17 April 2020
I listened to Ghost Wall in January (January 2019! Seems I forgot to post this). I was spellbound. When I finished I couldn't sett...
Tuesday, 14 April 2020
Convenience Store Woman
For some reason I've been very drawn to books by Japanese and Korean writers of late. Particularly to books by women writers. I'...
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Holiday reading is always fun to think about. So much expectation, of the holiday itself of course, and what you'll read while on h...
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