Posts from ‘May, 2011’

May Summary and Plans for June

May was a slow month reading-wise. This was mainly caused by reading several average books in a row. I didn’t want […]

Pigeon English – Stephen Kelman

Pigeon English was selected as one of the Waterstone’s 11 and I loved the sample section that I tried. The […]

The Illumination – Kevin Brockmeier

Five words from the blurb: pain, manifesting, light, human, phenomenon The Illumination has a fantastically original premise: What would happen […]

Triple Choice Tuesday

Today I’m featured on Triple Choice Tuesday over at Reading Matters. Each week Kim asks bloggers, writers and readers to pick […]

Anatomy of a Disappearance – Hisham Matar

Five words from the blurb: boy, mother, dies, father, disappears I have had a run of disappointing books recently and […]

Gormenghast Read-along Schedule

Wednesday is Gormenghast Day! For the next few months this blog will celebrate Gormenghast every Wednesday. The schedule for the read-along […]