Decision Time on Jane Gardam, Elizabeth Gaskell and Amitav Ghosh

Lindsay Davis, E M Delafield and Achmat Dangor are among the unread books on my shelves. Should I keep them or let go to a better home?

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Crystal ball gazing for Booker prize 2015

Tomorrow sees the announcement of the Man Booker Prize longlist for 2015. I was hesitating from making some predictions of

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The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh

Three families. Three countries. More than 100 years. In The Glass Palace Amitav Ghosh takes us on a journey across cultures and

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Sunday Salon: literature from around the world project

Last year I created a personal challenge to read more literature from parts of the world outside the UK and

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