Posts from ‘March, 2014’

Cold Skin by Albert Sánchez Piñol

 Translated from the Catalan by Cheryl Leah Morgan Five words from the blurb: Antarctic, man, castaway, deranged, sea I hadn’t […]

Who will be shortlisted for the 2014 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction?

I’ve now tried all the books on the 2014 Baileys Women’s Prize for fiction longlist and overall I was very […]

Three books from the Baileys’ longlist

The Dogs of Littlefield by Suzanne Berne Five words from the blurb: dogs, poisoned, manicured, lawns, Massachussetts The Dogs of […]

Labor Day by Joyce Maynard

Five words from the blurb: mother, love, stranger, secret, betrayal Labor Day is set in a small American town and […]

Reasons She Goes to the Woods by Deborah Kay Davies

  Longlisted for 2014 Baileys Women’s Fiction Prize Five words from the blurb: girl, secret, dark, sinister, lyrical Reasons She Goes […]

My favourites have been released in paperback!

Just a quick post to let you know that three of my favourite books from 2013 have now been published […]