Posts from ‘March, 2013’

March Summary and Plans for April

March has been a frustrating month reading-wise. A lot of books failed to live up to expectations and only Calamity […]

Ignorance by Michèle Roberts

 Longlisted for the 2013 Women’s Prize for Fiction Five words from the blurb: village, Jew, war, society, truth I have […]

The Death of Bees by Lisa O’Donnell

Five words from the blurb: different, sisters, secret, parents, suspicious The Death of Bees is a strange book. Strange in […]

Three Mini Reviews

Big Ray by Michael Kimball Five words from the blurb: father, died, guilt, unusual, understanding Big Ray was a morbidly […]

Mateship with Birds by Carrie Tiffany

 Longlisted for 2013 Women’s Fiction Prize Five words from the blurb: farmer, observes, birds, teach, sex Mateship with Birds was […]

Mr Mee by Andrew Crumey

Five words from the blurb: Octogenarian, Rousseau, Internet, philosophical, history I added Mr Mee to my wishlist when Scott Pack compared […]