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Fatelessness by

On the 31st March 2016 Imre Kertész died. I hadn’t heard of him before I saw the post on Metafilter marking his …

abide

Abide with me by

Tyler Caskey is a minister in a small New England town. His wife, Lauren, passed away just over a year ago. Since …

three body

The Three-Body Problem by

Remembrance of Earth’s Past : book 1 Translated by Ken Liu Set against the backdrop of China’s Cultural Revolution, a secret military …

euphoria

Euphoria by

On the verge of suicide anthropologist Andrew Bankson bumps into Nell and Fen. They too are anthropologists, and are just about to …

olive kitteridge

Olive Kitteridge by

Olive Kitteridge would not be regarded by most people as a nice woman. She is stern. Unforgiving. The scariest teacher in the …

tokillamockingbird

To kill a mockingbird by

I would guess that almost everyone reading this blog is familiar, to some degree, with Harper Lee’s To kill a mockingbird. The …

Anna Who be Bernadette Leach

Anna Who by

So last week on twitter I spotted this tweet : Anna Who for me – and I know @oneilllo is a fan …

The Blue Place by Nicola Griffith

The Blue Place by

When you read that a series of books are “brilliant and heartbreaking and made of awesome sauce and everybody should read them …

terminator

Terminator Genisys dir. by

In the future John Connor sends soldier Kyle Reese back in time to 1984 with the job of protecting Sarah Connor, the …