Monthly Archives: January 2014

Review: The Gathering – Anne Enright (2007 winner)

Some thoughts on the book:  I’m struggling to write this post. I finished the book this morning and have been thinking about what to write on and off all day (it’s now 9.15pm). I think this is because I don’t … Continue reading

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That book is terrible…

So my next choice has got off to a bad start before I’ve even opened the book. By way of an explanation, my book club at work choosing it as their next book (kindly to help me with my challenge!). … Continue reading

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Review: The Sea – John Banville (2005 winner)

Some thoughts on the book: The Sea is a story about Max Morden, a man coming to terms with his wife’s death, and life and death in general. “Perhaps all of life is no more than a long preparation for leaving … Continue reading

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