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Book reviews: 15 June
OUT NOW ALWAYS YOU, EDINA by VG Lee (Ward Wood Publishing, £9.99) The Lady contributor VG Lee is no slouch. Already the author of several well-regarded novels, when she turned 60, she decided to train as a stand-up comedian. While her previous books...
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Book Reviews: 13 July
OUT NOW PIECES OF LIGHT: THE NEW SCIENCE OF MEMORY by Charles Fernyhough (Profile Books, £14.99) Fernyhough is a novelist and academic psychologist who introduces current work about memory by means of exploring examples from real lives and fictional...
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Book reviews: 20 July
OUT NOW THE NEW REPUBLIC by Lionel Shriver (HarperCollins, £14.99) Edgar Kellogg is a fat, unconfident lawyer looking for a career change who decides to try his hand at journalism. He is posted to Barba, a fictional peninsula off the edge of Portugal,...
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Book reviews: 27 July
OUT NOW HERO ON A BICYCLE by Shirley Hughes (Walker Books, £9.99) Shirley Hughes, familiar to most parents or, indeed, grandparents, of small children, as the creator of Alfie and his chaotic family, has now written her first novel. Hero On A Bicycle,...
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Book Reviews: 3 August
OUT NOW MO SAID SHE WAS QUIRKY by James Kelman (Penguin, £14.99) Doctors used to say that sickly children 'failed to thrive'. In this downbeat novel on life in a hostile London, James Kelman gives us Helen, a lone parent with a sixyear- old daughter,...
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Book reviews: 10 August
OUT NOW THE UNINVITED by Liz Jensen (Bloomsbury, £12.99) An original, nightmarish, eighth crime novel from Liz Jensen, whose last, Rapture, was shortlisted for the Brit Writers' Award and selected as Channel 4's TV Book Club Best Read. Similarly...
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Book Reviews: 17 August
OUT NOW JUST LIKE PROPER GROWN-UPS by Christina Hopkinson (Hodder, £13.99) Marriage, children, and growing up – three large words that the characters in Christina Hopkinson's new book are all trying to find ways to deal with. There's the gorgeous...
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Book Reviews: 14 September
OUT NOW THE HEART BROKE IN by James Meek (Canongate, £17.99) The Heart Broke In, described on its cover as an old-fashioned story of modern times is, like James Meek's first novel, expertly written and researched. 'Be sure your sins will find you out'...
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Book reviews: 21 September
OUT NOW N-W by Zadie Smith (Hamish Hamilton, £18.99) N-W is a book about many things, not least (as its title might suggest) a socio-economically and ethnically diverse patch of northwest London. But it's also about time or 'time as a relative...
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Book reviews: 5 October
OUT NOW A POSSIBLE LIFE by Sebastian Faulks (Hutchinson, £18.99) According to the author, this is a book concerned with 'the limitations of human identity'. Neither a novel nor a collection of short stories, it's perhaps best described as five...
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Book reviews: 12 October
OUT NOW RENEGADE by Robyn Young (Hodder & Stoughton, £16.99) A gripping new historical novel from the author of Brethren – Renegade is the second novel in Robyn Young's Insurrection trilogy and tells the story of Robert Bruce. Carefully researched and...
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Book reviews: 19 October
OUT NOW NANCY: THE STORY OF LADY ASTOR by Adrian Fort (Jonathan Cape, £25) One might expect the first woman to be elected to parliament (in 1919) to be a ferociously feminist bluestocking, with little time for social life, sport and fashion; however,...
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Book reviews: 2 November
OUT NOW THE HOROLOGICON by Mark Forsyth (Icon Books, £12.99) Mark Forsyth wrote the bestselling Etymologicon, a collection of verbal curiosities. So, if you like the sound of that then you should rush out to buy this one – a day's jaunt through the...
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Book reviews: 9 November
OUT NOW A CAT, A HAT, AND A PIECE OF STRING by Joanne Harris (Doubleday, £15) More than half the stories in this collection from Joanne Harris, the bestselling author of Chocolat, have not been published before. For £15, you’d quite like the whole lot...
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Book reviews: 16 November
Kindles and eReaders will once again be topping wish lists to Santa this year. But while you wait for your grandchildren to set these digital dervishes in motion, there's still nothing quite like curling up with a pristine new hardback. Here's a...
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Book reviews: 23 November
Whether it’s a charming picture book, an anthology, a comic annual, or a classic revisited, there’s something for everyone here. Celebrate the season with humour and nostalgia just by dipping into these page-turners for hours of family entertainment...
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Book reviews: 30 November
OUT NOW THROUGH THE WINDOW: SEVENTEEN ESSAYS (AND ONE SHORT STORY) by Julian Barnes (Vintage, £10.99) Essays by writers about other writers often tell us about their influences and adversaries; here one can see which writers Barnes loves and admires....
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Book Reviews: 11 January
OUT NOW CLAY by Melissa Harrison (Bloomsbury, £14.99) The characters that people this deeply felt novel are familiar: the homesick Polish immigrant; the unloved schoolboy; the smug, middle-class couple with cottonwool- wrapped child; the fiercely...
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Book Reviews: 25 January
OUT NOW GOSSIP by Beth Gutcheon (Atlantic Books, £12.99) Gossip, as the couturier narrator of this novel observes, is a poisonous thing. Poisonous, but also delicious, especially when it concerns the kind of Manhattanite ladies-who-lunch that are...
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Book Reviews: 8 February
OUT NOW THE VOYAGE by Murray Bail (MacLehose Press, £12) Bail is an accomplished and inventive, prize-winning prose stylist with an impressive series of novels and short stories already to his credit. He attempts something quite new here, in this...
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