Book Review: James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes

Book Review: James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes

James Acaster has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award five times and has appeared on prime-time TV shows like Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo and Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central. But behind the…

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Book Review: Christina Henry’s Alice

Book Review: Christina Henry’s Alice

In a warren of crumbling buildings and desperate people called the Old City, there stands a hospital with cinderblock walls which echo with the screams of the poor souls inside. In the hospital, there is…

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Book Review: The Lesser Bohemians

Book Review: The Lesser Bohemians

The vibrant energy of 1990s London. A year of passion and discovery. The anxiety and intensity of new love. Upon her arrival in London, an 18-year-old Irish girl begins anew as a drama student, with…

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Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Book Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Bernadette Fox has vanished. When her daughter Bee claims a family trip to Antarctica as a reward for perfect grades, Bernadette, a fiercely intelligent shut-in, throws herself into preparations for the trip. But worn down…

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Book Review: Convenience Store Woman

Book Review: Convenience Store Woman

She found sanctuary in a supermarket. Now, she’s about to lose it. Keiko isn’t normal. At school and university people find her odd, and her family worries she will never fit in. To make them…

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