Afterthoughts: Kapitoil by Teddy Wayne

In a Nutshell: A very readable novel made all the more enjoyable by the presence of a wonderfully crafted main character. If you think this novel is all about corporations and oil then think again. It’s so much more than that. Highly recommended! … [Read more...]

Reading Journal: Friday 10th September 2010

You know, even though I’ve dived back into full-time lit blogging (and I’ve never been happier having done so) I thought about leaving out this online reading journal feature until I could come up with the ultimate format for it; a format which would … [Read more...]

Forethoughts: Kapitoil by Teddy Wayne

I come to the next novel on my reading list - Kapitoil by Teddy Wayne (Duckworth Publishers (US - Harper Perennial)) - knowing very little about it, or its author. Given that this is a debut novel, that's probably not surprising, but if you know … [Read more...]