Search results for tag: Lovesong

Autumn Laing by Alex Miller (out in October – available to pre-order now)

A new Alex Miller novel is something to celebrate. Autumn Laing will be available in October Autumn Laing has long outlived the legendary circle of artists she cultivated in the 1930s. Now ‘old and skeleton gaunt’, she reflects on her tumultuous relationship with the abundantly talented Pat Donlon and the effect it had on her husband, on Pat’s wife and the body of work which l... Read more

by | August 3, 2011

13 rue Therese by Elena Mauli Shapiro

Like Flaubert's Madame Bovary more than a century earlier, and Alex Miller's very fine LoveSong of last year, Shapiro writes with enormous insight about the confusion between a woman's desire for a child and her desire for a man. Read more

by | December 31, 2010

Fast movers from November’s Booktopia Buzz

The November Booktopia Buzz is up on the site and I always like to have a look at it about 6 hours after we've sent it to our customers, just to see what is really moving...So, any guesses for the top five for November from the latest Buzz? Read more

by | October 27, 2009