Posts from ‘October, 2012’

Arcadia by Lauren Groff

Five words from the blurb: commune, mansion, utopian, idealists, dream On the surface Arcadia is about life in an American […]

Swimming Home by Deborah Levy

 Shortlisted for 2012 Booker Prize Five words from the blurb: villa, family, darkness, France, depression Swimming Home is a simple […]

Abandoned: Umbrella by Will Self

 Shortlisted for 2012 Booker Prize Five words from the blurb: people, victims, patient, truth, dense Will Self is an author I’ve […]

August/September Summary and Plans for October

The last two months have been very busy for me so I’ve read about half as much as I normally […]