February Round Up – The Books I Read In February 2016

In February I read six books, all of them fiction: The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon (Borough Press) – A wonderful debut novel and one of my favourites of the year so far. Ten-year-olds Grace and Tilly turn detective to find out the whereabouts of Mrs Creasy, a resident of The Avenue … Continue reading February Round Up – The Books I Read In February 2016

Wilful Disregard by Lena Andersson

Wilful Disregard is Lena Andersson’s fifth novel and winner of the prestigious August Prize in Sweden in 2013. On the 28th January this year it was published in the UK by Picador, translated by Sarah Death. Its tagline is ‘A Novel About Love’ and with it Andersson has produced a fascinating mediation on love and … Continue reading Wilful Disregard by Lena Andersson