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Ducks, Newburyport

We had a lively discussion about the usefulness of forgetting everything, the wisdom of royalty and why perhaps despite the fact that a lot of Kazuo Ishiguro’s books are similar, that’s why we enjoy...

voting doodle showing The Silence of the Girls

The New York Trilogy

We had a busy discussion about Achillies, lack of heels and Trojan Horses and pouring lots and lots of wine. Book for next time is The New York Trilogy by Paul Auster runners up...

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

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...