Author: Pete

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...

Vote for 2018’s greatest literature award

Move over the Booker, it’s time to cast your vote to decide on the Brixton Book Group Award Winning Golden medal best book we’ve read in 2018 Award. Normal rules apply – you can...

Strange new things

We had a lovely chat about the ethics of ordering calamari, the *spoiler alert* fact that octopi only live for two years, and how we’re all evolved from the cute little worm like creature...