An unexpected Norwegian isolation-horror that explores human and supernatural torment
A beautiful, moving and educational book about lives transformed by war
Enough levity to make a book about the darkest days of The Troubles enjoyable
A marsh isn't the same thing as a swamp, this book isn't the same thing as a normal murder mystery.
A literary masterpiece about the power of a literary masterpiece
A snapshot of a city on the road to fascism
An achingly realistic portrayal of a relationship
A guide to contemporary art that doesn’t treat you like a dummy
The mid-life crisis of a 400 year old man
Every year I set myself a reading target – this year I am aiming for 24. In this regularly-updated post I’ll add each book I read as I finish it with a small review for anyone looking for some reading recommendations (or who wants to know what to avoid!).