Brixton Book Group Blog

An American Marriage

Great discussion about His Bloody Project (and an author q and a on twitter – see below!) Book for next time is An American Marriage by Tayari Jones – meeting on 20th June in...

Kraken

His Bloody Project

We had a smaller group tucked away in the back room of the Effra to discuss Kraken. Although it was a fun read with lots of inventive ideas the consensus was that it was...

Kraken

We had a great chat about the Bees, although I’m still adamant that Wasps are unfairly treated in insect related fiction. Book for next time is Kraken by China MiĆ©ville* with the Secret History...

The Bees

We had a lovely low key chat about Norse Mythology, magical transformation and horseys. Norse Mytology The book for next time is The Bees by Laline Paull (in celebration of the rediscovery of the...