December 12 Book Reviews
Tudors: A History of England Volume 2 Peter Ackroyd, Macmillan, £20 When Queen “Bloody” Mary was ruling England back in the 16th century, and Protestants were being burned a...
November 12 Book Reviews
Telegraph Avenue Michael Chabon, Fourth Estate, £18.99 Chabon manoeuvres his maximalist style onto Jonathan Franzen territory with this doorstopper of a novel, set in the mi...
October 12 Book Reviews
Raymond Chandler: A Mysterious Something in the Light Tom Williams, Aurum Press, £20 Raymond Chandler found fame as the author of the Philip Marlowe series of novels, the pri...
Riot Grrrl isn’t dead, far from it, as a new local fanzine, and band, C(i)A (a.k.a. Clits In Action), makes forcefully clear.
September 12 Book Releases
The House of Rumour Jake Arnott, Sceptre, £17 Golly! Where to start? Arnott’s latest novel takes in a bewildering series of decade spanning events, both real and imagined, a...
August 12 Book Reviews
The Deadman’s Pedal Alan Warner, Jonathan Cape, £12.99 Set in the early 1970s, Warner’s latest novel concerns Simon Crimmons, the son of a local trucking magnet who is 15 go...