Monthly Archives: June 2014

Review: The Elected Member – Bernice Rubens (1970 ‘Lost’ Booker prize winner)

Before I get started on reviewing the book, I started out on this book expecting something different… I work in local government, so to me an elected member is a councillor – which isn’t what this book is about! But … Continue reading

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Review: Troubles – J.G Farrell (1970 winner)

I’m not sure why but I wasn’t looking forward to starting this book, possibly because I had really enjoyed the last prize winner I read (Atwood) and the pessimist in me thought it could only go downhill from here! But … Continue reading

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