Posts from ‘June, 2012’

Little Princes by Conor Grennan

Five words from the blurb: Nepal. children, volunteer, reunite, families Earlier in the year I asked people to name their […]

The Carhullan Army by Sarah Hall

 Note: This book is also known as Daughters of the North Five words from the blurb: escape, repressive, world, women, remote I […]

The Book of Answers by C. Y. Gopinath

 Shortlisted for 2012 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize Five words from the blurb: India, satire, world, problems, society The Book of Answers […]

Do Martin Amis and Katie Price write in a similar way?

Last week the Huffington Post produced a quiz highlighting similarities in the writing of Martin Amis and Katie Price. I […]

HHhH by Laurent Binet

 Translated from the French by Sam Taylor Five words from the blurb: mission, assassinate, Nazi, novelist, truth There has been […]

Quiet by Susan Cain

Five words from the blurb: introvert, extrovert, divide, theory, society Quiet is a book that analyses the way introverts are […]