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20 Sep

The Man Booker Prize 2018 shortlist announced!

Article on BookHugger The shortlist for the Man Booker Prize 2018 has been announced today! The Man Booker ......
20 Sep

Best British Short Stories 2018 edited by Nicholas Royle

Review on BookHugger To date, my experience of the short story is of collections of stories that have ...
19 Sep

2018 Fitzcarraldo Editions Novel Prize shortlist announced!

Article on BookHugger The shortlist for the first Fitzcarraldo Editions Novel Prize has been announced today. The prize ......
19 Sep

Summer of Secrets by Nikola Scott

Review on BookHugger I loved Nikola Scott’s first book, My Mother’s Shadow, so was really keen to read ......
17 Sep

Daisy Belle by Caitlin Davies

Review on BookHugger Historical fiction isn’t always my bag but certain books in the genre do tend to ......
13 Sep

Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris

Review on BookHugger Philadelphia, 1931, the city is still reeling from the financial fallout after the 1929 Great ......
12 Sep

LEFT FIELD: Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk

Review on BookHugger I’ve never had a problem reconciling a love for crime fiction with a love of ...
11 Sep

Voss by Patrick White

Review on BookHugger I’m always highly sceptical of books that appear on one of the myriad “100 books ......
07 Sep

The Life of Almost by Anna Vaught

Review on BookHugger This is quite an extraordinary book the like of which I’ve not read in a ...
06 Sep

Orchid and the Wasp by Caoilinn Hughes

Review on BookHugger Caoilinn Hughes, the Irish writer of this book, has won many prizes for her poetry, ......
04 Sep

BLOG TOUR: Missing Christina by Meredith Whitford

Article on BookHugger Welcome to the Nudge stop on the blog tour for Missing Christina by Meredith Whitford! ......
03 Sep

Lady Hayatt’s Husbands and Other Erotic Stories by Ahmed Fagih

Review on BookHugger This collection of erotic tales draws its inspiration from One Thousand and One Nights, the ......
02 Sep

Vernon Subutex II by Virginie Despentes

Review on BookHugger Being the second part of the epic trilogy that is the life and times of ...
01 Sep

AUDIO: Emma by Jane Austen

Review on BookHugger Great production values in this dramatised version of Austen, a pleasure to listen to. I’ve ......
31 Aug

Bitter Orange by Claire Fuller

Review on BookHugger It’s fair to say that Bitter Orange was one of those books. You know the ...
30 Aug

AUDIO: Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

Review on BookHugger A classic story of love and sisterly affection read with grace. I’ve read Sense and ......
30 Aug

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Review on BookHugger The book begins with the return of the unnamed narrator to London after being sacked ......
28 Aug

CLASSICS CORNER: Saturday Night and Sunday Morning by Alan Sillitoe

Review on BookHugger This classic ‘working class novel’ was published on 14 October 1958 (after many rejections). It ......
27 Aug

Red Clocks by Leni Zumas

Review on BookHugger Red Clocks, Leni Zumas’s second novel, is feminist speculative fiction in the same vein as ......
25 Aug

Milkman by Anna Burns

Review on BookHugger “In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy ......
23 Aug

So Many Islands by Nicholas Laughlin

Review on BookHugger So Many Islands is a collection of 17 stories, poems and essays from the Caribbean, ......