Posts under ‘2013’

The Rabbit Back Literature Society by Pasi Ilmari Jääskeläinen

 Translated from the Finnish by Lola M. Rogers The Rabbit Back Literature Society is a book that I’d seen lots […]

The Mouseproof Kitchen by Saira Shah

Five words from the blurb: baby, disabled, motherhood, France, cookery The Mouseproof Kitchen is a searingly honest book about the […]

A Sting in the Tale by Dave Goulson

Shortlisted for 2013 Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction Five words from the blurb: bumblebee, expert, protect, research, dangers I picked […]

From the Fatherland, With Love by Ryu Murakami

  Translated from the Japanese by Ralph McCarthy, Charles De Wolf, and Ginny Tapley Takemori Five words from the blurb: […]

Eleven Days by Lea Carpenter

Five words from the blurb: mother, soldier, Afghanistan, courage, love I received a review copy of this book last summer, […]

The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert

Five words from the blurb: botanical, explorer, woman, independent, evolution The Signature of All Things was the best novel I […]