“Citizens of Earth, rejoice. Your Lord and Master stands on high.”
Oh, hi there. Doctor Who fans may understand the reference above. To avoid spoilers, the last two episodes have felt like a glorious reward for a season of ‘meh’, an investment paid off.
Anyway, welcome to a brief review of what I’ve been up to / reading since last I wrote. I’ve not been invested in the blog (or other people’s) for the last year, but I’ve made changes and my desire to act has returned.
The Lessons by Naomi Alderman
10+, a.k.a. too many to list.
- How To Be Human – Paula Cocozza
- The Trouble with Goats and Sheep – Joanna Cannon
- I’m Travelling Alone – Samuel Bjørk
- A New Treasury Of Poetry – Neil Philip
- The Sport of Kings – C.E. Morgan
- The Dark Circle – Linda Grant
- First Love – Gwendoline Riley
- The Power – Naomi Alderman
- Do Not Say We Have Nothing – Madeleine Thien
- Assassin’s Apprentice – Robin Hobb
- Pat of Silver Bush – L.M. Montgomery
- Kafka – Davind Zane Mairowitz
- No Country for Old Men – Cormac McCarthy
- Before I Go to Sleep – S.J. Watson
- The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F**k – Sarah Knight
- How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style, and Bad Habits – Anne Berest
- The Owl Always Hunts At Night – Samuel Bjørk
- An Act of Silence – Colette McBeth
- Only We Know – Karen Perry
First Love, Do Not Say We Have Nothing, and Assassin’s Apprentice were the highlights of the last few months.