A lot of people have been searching for a book to make sense of the world in the last week, and 1984 by George Orwell has soared up the charts. …
Some people find studying books at school can take the joy out of them but luckily both Rob and Kate found they enjoyed the things they read, even though they were “made” to read them. Rob has chosen a collection of Shakespeare’s works and Kate has picked The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood.
For day 2, our best bargain, Rob has chosen a number of McSweeney’s anthologies and Kate has chosen Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood. (more…)
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Kate and Rob choose some new (and old) books they are looking forward to reading. (more…)
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The longlist for the 2014 Bailey’s Prize for Women’s Fiction has been announced! Kate and Rob discuss all twenty books. (more…)