Forethoughts: The Dig by Cynan Jones

Although The Dig (Granta Books) from Welsh author Cynan Jones is newly published, I’m not unfamiliar with it, or at least part of it. You see, back in February 2013 I read a short story by Mr. Jones that was shortlisted for the Sunday Times EFG … [Read more...]

‘Book Bites’ for Thursday 16th April 2009

Canongate gun for worldwide Pi consumption - I’ve had a copy of Yann Martell’s Life of Pi on my bookshelves since last June. It’s one of those novels I’ve always wanted to read, but have never seemed to have got around to doing so. Well thanks to the … [Read more...]