Tag Archive: Elena Ferrante

Apr 17

Week 15: Lots of Nominees, Exposition Sucks and Great World Building but Shame about the Story…

Books Read Barsk: The Elephant’s Graveyard by Lawrence M. Schoen Updraft by Fran Wilde Currently Reading  The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood (1) The nominees for two major awards were announced this week.  The first was the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction: Cynthia Bond: Ruby Anne Enright: The Green Road Lisa McInerney: The Glorious Heresies …

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Dec 04

The New York Times Book Review’s Best Books of 2015

This is the one list I read that isn’t attached to an award but instead is a selection of the best books of 2015 as chosen by the editors of the New York Times Book Review section.  The full list is here but I’ll be only focussing on the 5 fiction novels.  And here they …

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