August Round-Up – The Books I Read In August 2015

In August I read eight books – seven fiction and one non-fiction: The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney (John Murray) – perhaps my favourite of all the books I read this month, a brilliant, gritty debut. A murder with an unlikely culprit has consequences for a group of flawed characters making up an Irish ‘underworld’. … Continue reading August Round-Up – The Books I Read In August 2015

The Zoo by Jamie Mollart

‘In the dark I can sense The Zoo. I can’t see it, but I know it is there. In the black its blacker and I can imagine the outlines of The Figurines and The Animals: all spikes and claws and weapons and sharp edges. I can hear it too.’ I was gripped from the very … Continue reading The Zoo by Jamie Mollart