Tag Archive: Hanya Yanagihara

Jul 07

Book Review: The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara

What’s It About It’s the memoir of fictional Nobel Laureate, Norton Perina, who, in the 1950s, discovers a link between a rare turtle found in a remote Micronesian island and the possibility of eternal life.  Norton’s legacy is tainted by later accusations of child abuse and pedophilia. Representative Paragraph A neat comparison… But science, specifically …

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Feb 14

Shortlists — SHORTlists — SHORTLISTS!!!!!

So here you are eagerly awaiting the BSFA and Kitschies shortlists and the buggers go and announce them on the same day!  You can find them here for the BSFA and here for the KItschies. The BSFA shortlist for best novel is as follows: Nina Allan, for The Race, published by Newcon Press Frances Hardinge, for …

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