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The Hysterical Hamster

Serious Sweet by A.L. Kennedy

Jon is a public servant in Westminster who hates his job. He’s just left his wife – who was having an affair – and struggles to be a decent father to his daughter. In his spare time he writes love letters (for...

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The Many by Wyl Menmuir

Wyl Menmuir’s The Many is a frustrating read in as much as you can see what the author was striving for – grief explored through dream and symbolism – but fails to reach the mark. The bulk of the action takes...

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Hystopia by David Means

“Hystopia” is the name Eugene Allen gives to his war novel, an attempt to work through the trauma he experienced during the Vietnam War. But before we even begin “Hystopia”, the reader is provided with a...

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Hot Milk by Deborah Levy

Sofia is a twenty-something who works as a Barista in the UK and spends most of her free time looking after her ailing mother Rose. They’ve headed to Spain, the setting for 90% of the novel, so Rose can visit the clinic of...

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  • This is a very good review by Paul Kincaid of an important book that, while, not on my best of list for 2017 makes… https://t.co/pm8TqKXuaL
    about 3 days ago
  • Nina Allan’s look at experimental fiction with a review of the brilliant The Fountain In The Forest by Tony White.… https://t.co/PuSlFVQAnd
    about 3 days ago
  • My review of Attrib. and other stories by Eley Williams (Influx Press) https://t.co/Z2QKMmIzof
    about 3 days ago

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