Book Club Summer: Stoner
Posted on August 31st, 2015
Ending the summer on a high… Possibly the best book I’ve read in years, and an undiscovered classic: Stoner by John Williams.
Book Club Summer: Possession
Posted on July 31st, 2015
Reading by a fountain near a hill… I’m in Palm Springs talking about Possession by A S Byatt – one of those books that has been on my list for years.
Book Club Summer: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Posted on June 23rd, 2015
Summer means reading! The next three book clubs will cover some excellent holiday choices. First up, a surprising novel which defines the meaning of narrative twist…
Book Club Style: The Miniaturist
Posted on April 23rd, 2015
That’s right, the Smart Quill Book Club continues… One of the most lauded debuts in recent years, this month I am discussing The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton.
Book Club Style: A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
Posted on March 11th, 2015
Running away with Book Club now, here is this month’s instalment. A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride. Described as: “Challenging. Shattering.”
Book Club Style: Gone Girl
Posted on February 26th, 2015
A smash hit this month for Book Club… Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn.
Book Club Style: The God of Small Things
Posted on April 29th, 2014
A book that never leaves you; this Book Club covers The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy.
Book Club Style: Heartburn
Posted on January 22nd, 2014
Next up for the Smart Quill Book Club is Heartburn by Nora Ephron.
Book Club Style: Game of Thrones
Posted on November 10th, 2013
Voila the new series of Smart Quill Editorial videos… It’s an online book club, but focussing on the unique style of bestselling authors. First up (and unsurprisingly given that I have become increasingly obsessed) it’s Game of Thrones by George R R Martin.
Smart Quill Tutorial Five
Posted on August 13th, 2013
Pacing to the End