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2017 Man Booker Prize shortlist

Well, it’s not October yet, so we’ll count this post as ‘right on time’: here is this year’s Man Booker Shortlist! 4 …

Bookbits for 23 March 2016

Awards!  The Kitchies (‘for speculative and fantastic fiction’) have been announced, and Margaret Atwood won the coveted red tentacle award this year, …

Bookbits for 8 March 2016

Happy International Women’s Day!  Celebrate by having a look at how many of these (modern) classics by female authors you’ve already read (27 so far …

Bookbits for 18 February 2016

Well, Bookbit #1 is of course that an 8th Harry Potter book is forthcoming, and soon, too!  It’s not a “book”book, really, …

Bookbits for 9 February 2016

Awards! Congratulations to Frances Hardinge, whose The Lie Tree nabbed the Costa Book of the Year award!  (Category winners can be found …