Search results for tag: Lionel Shriver

The Good Father by Noah Hawley: review by Toni Whitmont

What follows is an exploration of fatherhood, of self, of loyalty, of obligation, of identity and perhaps, of the limits of unconditional love. There are wonderful insights into family, into connection and disconnection, and what it is like to watch someone decide to simply slip away from their moorings. Read more

by | March 6, 2012

Bernie McGill, author of The Butterfly Cabinet, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Bernie McGill author of The Butterfly Cabinet Ten Terrifying Questions ————————–  1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in the parish of Lavey in County Derry, Northern Ireland, the youngest of ten children. I went to Primary S... Read more

by | April 27, 2011

Rebecca James author of Beautiful Malice answers Ten Terrifying Questions

Haven't heard of Rebecca James? Well, you are about to, as her tense and edgy young adult psychological thriller was the subject of a bidding war at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Some $1 million later (with rights sold now in 20 countries and translations into 13 languages), Beautiful Malice is soon to hit the shelves in Australia, with other countries to follow. Read more

by | April 14, 2010