Category: Literature In Review

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There’s No Bones in Ice Cream by Sylvain Sylvain & Dave Thompson

Review by Cara Lennon Electric blues seared the '60s like the rising sun on an inner planet. For the generation ...
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The Mess We’re In by Bernard Keane

Review by Cara Lennon Y’all know the problem. The cool socialist clique finally asks you to come hang with them ...
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[Book Review] Chuck Palahniuk – Adjustment Day [Jonathan Cape; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon In 2011, the English Riots shocked the first world out of believing that violent civil disturbances ...
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[Book Review] Spare and Found Parts, by Sarah Maria Griffin [Titan Books; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Set in a swirl of cogs, tools and mechanically augmented limbs, Spare and Found Parts could ...
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[Book Review] Dyschronia by Jennifer Mills [Picador; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Since the day Oedipus accidentally banged his mum, tales of prophecy have questioned whether you can ...
Deadly Kerfuffle by Tony Martin

Deadly Kerfuffle by Tony Martin

[Affirm Press; 2017] Deadly Kerfuffle. The happy answer to the question no-one’s been asking – what’s Tony Martin up to ...
The Town by Shaun Prescott

The Town by Shaun Prescott

[Brow Books; 2017] If there’s such a thing in fiction as an ennui genre (‘gennui!’ I’m coining it!) The Town ...
Draw Your Weapons by Sarah Sentilles

Draw Your Weapons by Sarah Sentilles

[The Text Publishing Company; 2017] “Critics insist pacifism results from an internal contradiction … how can you claim that life ...
All These Wonders by Catherine Burns

All These Wonders by Catherine Burns

[Serpent’s Tail; 2017] “When I was fifteen years old, I lived for a while in a mausoleum ... I was ...
I’d Die For You & Other Lost Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald

I’d Die For You & Other Lost Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald

[Scribner; 2017] It can pay to be wary of offerings that appear in a puff of posthumous magic, bearing adjectives ...