Monthly Archives: November 2018

Wise Children – Angela Carter

I’m not really sure what to say about this. It’s a book that sort of defies explanation, because every time I think back on it, I wonder if I thought the wrong thing all along, and actually, there’s a totally … Continue reading

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The Silence of the Girls – Pat Barker

This was a lot less about the girls than I was expecting. Which isn’t to say it was bad, just… not the book you anticipate when you read the blurb. In a large part, the book is still telling the … Continue reading

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The Things What I Did Not Blog (2018 Edition)

Ok, so I felt kinda bad about skipping the entirety of my backlog, so I’ll do a quick skip through them all just to appease my soul. Angelic Vol. 1: Heirs and Graces – Simon Spurrier – This was good! … Continue reading

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Circe – Madeline Miller

Ok, sod it. I’m not getting through my blogging backlog. Now you’re just getting the ones I’m interested in writing (so no rereads, no graphic novels, probably). I like┬áBright Air Black a lot. This is going to be quite relevant … Continue reading

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