Brixton Book Group Blog

Do something wonderful

It’s now the time of year, where we decide on what Brixton Book Group’s (impossibly long) best book of 2019 was with a poll, and the results are announced at our Christmas dinner at...

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...

The Buried Giant

We had a packed meeting to talk about the Paul Auster’s New York Trilogy, which included some useful life tips about how to live in a bin, which may or may not be useful...

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...