Two bantering Irish criminals contemplate life while waiting at a Spanish ferry port
A dystopian Dutch romance set in the world of content moderation
A introspective novel about a woman cloistered in her apartment in Lebanon for 50 years, accompanied only by great works of literature.
Three mini reviews of the latest in my 20 books of summer
Love, trauma and memory in Sierra Leone
Long out of print, rediscovered dystopian fiction
Contemporary short stories from Ukraine
Speculative Russian dystopia from the 1920s
Women’s Prize shortlister set in and around a haunted bookshop
Page-turning novel about the often false promises of the American Dream for an immigrant family from Cameroon and a US family with a senior Lehman Bros executive as breadwinner.