Beyond English Suburbs, Beyond Wastelands: Beyond Black by Hilary Mantel

There is a reason Hilary Mantel won the Booker Prize twice. She is an amazing writer. In Beyond Black she doesn't only picks a really original subject, she also makes it even more original  by the way she implements it. Beyond Black (Picador, 2006) is mainly about the dead haunting the living, but it's not … Continue reading Beyond English Suburbs, Beyond Wastelands: Beyond Black by Hilary Mantel

The Plight of the available woman and the unavailable man : The Pisces by Melissa Broder

The Pisces is a funny, dark and clever novel from Melissa Broder. If you're not shy of reading sexual descriptions or disliking the characters in a novel -or more like not finding one single character to like in it- then you should read The Pisces as it is a glorious satire of the modern concept … Continue reading The Plight of the available woman and the unavailable man : The Pisces by Melissa Broder