Category Archives: Sally Vickers

Holiday Reading!

Hurrah, it’s that time of year again, when I skip these shores for a couple of weeks of rest, relaxation and reading. First up are a couple of books I wrote about a couple of weeks ago:  ‘Offshore’ by Penelope … Continue reading

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This month’s book haul

In the past few weeks I’ve some great new books: Eduoard Louis’ ‘History of Violence’; Sayaka Murata’s ‘Convenience Store Woman’ , Imogen Hermes Gowar’s ‘The Mermaid and Mrs Hanock’ and Ottessa Moshfegh’s glorious ‘My Year of Rest and Relaxation’. I’ll … Continue reading

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