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The 2012 Man Booker Prize longlist

It’s been too long since I last posted and, for various personal reasons, this probably isn’t the best time to start again. Who knows, maybe it is. My plan moving forward is to have more, shorter posts, which should be … Continue reading

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The Booker Plight shortlist

It’s that time of the year again: whispers, murmurs and tedious droning about the quality of the Booker Prize shortlist which was announced this Tuesday. There’s just no way to please the sceptics is there? If you put all the … Continue reading

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The end of an era – a new daun(t)?

The end of an era. A new dawn. No, I am not referring to the fact that I recently got married, but rather to the fact that Waterstone’s will imminently be bringing its iconic 3 for 2 book offer to … Continue reading

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New Year, New Publishing

With all my New Year’s Resolutions broken before I even had a chance to have a proper go at them (too wet to go running, sourdough starter didn’t take, drinking, it turns out, is a day-to-day necessity, et cetera) I … Continue reading

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Book review and interview: Sex, Bombs and Burgers

It’s cold and semi desolate. The roof arches above us like a giant steel skeleton; an empty and soulless warehouse-like place. Except it isn’t empty, it’s a hive of activity, alive with an alarming, intangible buzz… This is not some … Continue reading

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