Category: Literature In Review

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[Book Review] ‘Fire and Fury’ by Michael Wolff [Little, Brown; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Well. It’s hard to put a finger on why this book feels trashy, but it does ...
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[Book Review] Lily Allen – My Thoughts Exactly [Penguin Books Australia]

Review by Jessica Conway “Wow, I guess life happened to you didn’t it?” I thought telepathically to Lily Allen upon ...
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[Book Review] Michael Diamond & Adam Horovitz – ‘Beastie Boys Book’ [Faber and Faber; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon ‘Tis the season to approach anything resembling a coffee table book with extreme prejudice. It’s a ...
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[Book Review] Cedar Valley by Holly Throsby [Allen and Unwin; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Holly Throsby writes crime fiction. Did you guys know that? Am I the last one to ...
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[Book Review] Severance by Ling Ma [Text Publishing; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Severance gives us the start and the end of the apocalypse simultaneously. A small band of ...
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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 ...