This historical novel explores the seismic effects of one of a great literary scandal surrounding Truman Capote and his beloved Swans. Find out what I thought in my review!
An event of celebration for some debut authors published by Headline!
My final post of 2018 - a look at my favourite books of the year and some aims for the new year! Thanks to you all for supporting my blog this year!
Who's excited for the announcement of the Women's Prize for Fiction winner this evening? The build-up to this event has been so great - I've loved hearing everyone's thoughts on the shortlist, as well as the readings and interviews from the authors themselves. It's such a fantastic celebration of reading and writing. I've only read… Continue reading Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018
Expectations surrounding debut writing can be tricky to negotiate, whether you read them on publication or after the success of more recent work. Here, I share some of my own thoughts on my current reading a debut work.
A truly stunning debut in YA narratives - can Muzna Saleem find her voice amidst the pressures of family, school, and the growing cultural tensions that surround her?