Jonathan Franzen:Ebooks are damaging society

I’ve been thinking about this for a little while now. No, not that ebooks are damaging society (Oh the horror, I must throw my Kindle away right now and transcribe my novels onto parchment using [...]


Books that made me cry

I know, I know. This is a post about books that made me cry. It could get embarrassing. I apologise now. I don’t know about you but there are times when I think that I cry more easily over my [...]


The Black Country by Kerry Hadley-Pryce

Birmingham: grim place. Full of immigrants and idiots. Looks toxic at the best of times, let alone in the winter. The Black Country is a region of the West Midlands, loosely encompassing the [...]