Category: Book Reviews

The Wife by Meg Wolitzer

I watched the excellent film adaptation of ‘The Wife’ by Meg Wolitzer recently (currently available to stream on Netflix in the UK) and still had Glenn Close’s performance in mind …

The Library Book from Susan Orlean

‘The Library Book’ by Susan Orlean documents the devastating fire that raged for seven hours at Los Angeles Public Library in April 1986 and destroyed or damaged over one million books. …

The Wellcome Book Prize Longlist 2019

The 12 books longlisted for this year’s Wellcome Book Prize are: Amateur by Thomas Page McBeeAstroturf by Matthew SperlingEducated by Tara WestoverFreshwater by Akwaeke EmeziHeart: A History by Sandeep JauharMind …