Sally Rooney’s Normal People follows the highs and lows of youthful romantic relationships while dispensing wisdom gathered from how we live now.
Eddo-Lodge dispels misguided myths on race in Britain, reminding us that it is a problem for the here and now.
Author David Almond explains how he finds the extraordinary in the ordinary and how his Catholic upbringing in the North East influenced his writing.
In ‘Senlin Ascends’, Josiah Bancroft has created a richly fantastical world that does much more than recount a straightforward adventure. But it is let down by its overblown language, reductive depictions of women and a confusing conclusion.