Brixton Book Group Blog

Headlong

Headlong

We met to discuss The Buddha of Suburbia, a book which *most* of us enjoyed, whilst having some questions about how realistic Karim’s sex life was. It was great to read something set relatively...

The Buddha of Suburbia

The Buddha of Suburbia

Maus went down well, with a lot of discussion about the family dynamics as well as how it describes the Holocaust, and the use of animals to represent different races. Apologies it was a...

Maus

Maus

It was another large group to talk about Pride and Prejudice. A lot of people had read it before, or at least seen Mr Darcy get out of a lake, and we had an...

Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice

We had a room packed with Capitalist Roaders, Class Enemies and the Bourgeiosie to kick-off 2022. Possibly some peasants too. Wild Swans is a pretty extraordinary book and really puts people not understanding the...