Some of George Orwell's greatest writing?

The very best of Orwell’s writing is to be found not in his novels but in his essays and journalism - this collection could be the best.

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Breaking up is hard to do

Karen Argent reviews Letting Go by Cat Clarke and finds a "successful blend of tense suspense and varied perspectives"

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Another view on Albert Camus’ The Plague

To supplement an earlier review published on this site, guest reviewer, Alun Severn brings out some important additional ways of reading Camus' masterpiece.

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A new picture book with echoes of past children's classics

Karen Argent takes a look at Hide and Seek by Polly Noakes and enjoys an artist revelling in conjuring up echoes of other classic children's picture books.

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Night Boat To Tangier

Kevin Barry's novel becomes an oddly exhilerating hybrid of Beckett's Waiting for Godot and Martin McDonagh's cult movie, In Bruges. It's a winning combination...

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