Tag Archive: Margaret Atwood

Apr 22

Week 16: Pulitzers, Brilliant Kelly Link and not being in on the joke

Books Read The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood Currently Reading  Into Everywhere by Paul McAuley (1) This year’s Pulitzer prize for fiction was awarded to Viet Thanh Nguyen’s début novel The Sympathizer which I look forward to reading at some point in the coming months. For genre fans Nguyen’s win was of less significance when compared to …

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Mar 08

The Kitschie Award Winners Have Been Announced

Fourteen minutes after the nominees went live (small, though apt exaggeration, but seriously it was two weeks ago!), the Kitschie award winners have been announced.  The full list of winners can be found here. The Red Tentacle went to The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood while the Golden Tentacle was won by Tade Thompson for his novel Making …

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Feb 23

And now The Kitschie nominees have been announced…

I love the Kitschie awards and I’ve waited with bated breath for this year’s Red and Golden Tentacle shortlists to be announced. (This year’s announcement was two weeks later than last year’s sending me into a tizz). Anywho, after pressing the refresh button on the website for about the five hundredth time, finally – FINALLY! …

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