13 articles Articles posted in Fiction

Interview: David Peace, The National, 3rd October 2013

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Interview: Margaret Atwood, 5th September 2013, The National

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Interview: Jon Canter, Independent on Sunday, 17th August 2013

Jon Canter outside Faber and Faber Read the interview: here.

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Review: Neil Gaiman’s The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Literary Review, July 2013

Sadly, the review is not available online. The Omnivore kindly quoted a paragraph or two of my sadly unfavourable review: here. Otherwise I suggest a subscription to the wonderful organ that is the Literary Review┬áis in order.  

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Review: Dan Brown’s Inferno, Independent on Sunday, 2nd June 2013

Faced with the redoubtable prose of the elegiac Dan Brown, I resolved to boldly go where only the esteemed Mr Brown had gone, ingeniously, before me. And indeed before us all, boldly and redoubtably into the darkness, a darkness so deep, so proud, so darkly profound, that only an imitation of Mr Brown would suffice. So terrified was I by the consequences of criticising Mr Brown – not that I would, of course – that …

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Interview: Tessa Hadley, Independent on Sunday, 26th May 2013

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Review: Tessa Hadley, Clever Girl, Literary Review, May 2013

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Review: The Round House by Louise Erdich, Independent on Sunday, 12th May 2013

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Interview: Amity Gaige, Independent on Sunday, April 6th 2013

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Interview: Jeffrey Archer, New Review, Independent on Sunday, 17th March 2013

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