Tag Archive: Anthony Marra

Jan 03

My Top 10 Books (well 11, actually) for 2016

My blog might be 20 or so reviews behind my Facebook page but I thought I at least report on what were my favourite ten books for 2016 (with an eleventh just for luck and because it’s brilliant). But before I list my favourites for the year here are some stats. ¬†Overall I read 117 …

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Feb 05

Week 5: A New Podcast, Flying Saucers and Russian Mix Tapes

Books Read After the Saucers Landed¬†by Douglas Lain The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra Currently Reading The Sellout by Paul Beatty (1) Last weekend (31 January) Jonathan Strahan, James Bradley and I got together to discuss Adam Roberts’ superb novel The Thing Itself on the newly launched Coode Street Roundtable. The reason …

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