Brixton Book Group Blog

Underland

Underland

I missed the beginning of the meeting but the Stepford Wives was a lot of fun to talk about, and it somehow ended up being a discussion about sex robots. I absolutely do not...

The Stepford Wives

The Stepford Wives

We had a good crowd along to discuss Headlong (and pre-emptively celebrate Rachel’s birthday). The reception (to the book not the birthday) was a bit mixed, driven mainly by how much different people were...

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...