Tag Archives: Linda Grant

Past and present: ‘The Dark Circle’ by Linda Grant

With the exception of prize shortlist reading, the only books that seem to be grabbing my attention at the moment are those promising cosy escapism.  I want to spend my leisure time in a different time, where the problems seem less … Continue reading

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2017 Bailey’s Shortlist!

Hooray!  Prize season is upon us yet again, and I’ve been steadily working my way through the Bailey’s Shortlist.  I will say upfront that I personally think the winner should be Yewande Omotoso’s superb novel ‘The Woman Next Door‘, which … Continue reading

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