For Two Thousand Years

You can find my review of Mihail Sebastian’s beautiful novel For Two Thousand Years in Issue 9 of Shiny New Books! out today. Please do go and have a look!


The second issue of Shiny New Books! is now online where you will find my review of Lauren Owen’s sensational debut, The Quick. Do go and have a gander to see what’s on offer, what other bloggers have been reading and what they recommend. Hope you are all enjoying your summer and trying out new books!

The Quick


Shiny New Books!, a quarterly online literary magazine edited by four wonderful bloggers, Annabel, Harriet, Simon T and Victoria, is launching its inaugural issue today! It’s packed full of bookish information and reviews including fiction, non-fiction, re-prints and book buzz, so do make sure you take a gander.

And in the first issue, you will find my review of Mahesh Rao’s beautiful The Smoke is Rising which has just been published by Daunt Books so do check it out!

Smoke is Rising