Monthly Archives: September 2013

Cycle of surprise

This book is a surprise. I had forgotten that Bateman could have a such a tragic thread as well as the biting satire. Miller is a journalist who is bumped from a Belfast daily paper to a provincial weekly production … Continue reading

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Burning it up

If a book could be described like a film this one would be a “popcorn book”. This is partly because the narrative thread of this book follows a classic and very formulaic three act profile. The story development is entirely … Continue reading

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