Showing posts from May, 2008


Kureishi sits down to write yet ponders suicide as a way of escape

What the f**k is all this swearing about?

Choose life, choose radical...

Books on prescription

Man Lit Fest and The Portico Prize


Want to read

Helpful lying

The Strange Case of Dr. Simmonds and Dr. Glas - Dannie Abse

Should we keep on being told?



Lit crit needs science. Is that so?

Compendium of Manchester

Patrick Ness - The Knife of Never Letting Go

Quartermaine's Terms - Simon Gray

Jon Ronson meets 'Reverend Death'

Three Girls and Their Brother - Bookslut review

Books that shook the world

The Guardian - review of A Clockwork Apple

That difficult first novel... and second and third...

The Life & Times of Michael K

Sluggish and slogging....

You'll know you've got a book addiction if...

Finished...The Secret Scripture

A new blog


Top 40?

The Secret Scripture

Defiance - the best survival tactic