Mahvesh Murad

INTERVIEW: Mirza Waheed

“Characters are my primary objects of love.” — Mirza Waheed Published Nov 16, 2014 06:20am

REVIEW: The Fever by Megan Abbott

IN a small town in the American Midwest, teenage girls are beginning to fall strangely ill. It all starts with one... Published Nov 09, 2014 07:17am

REVIEW: Meatspace by Nikesh Shukla

KITAB Balasubramanyam is more concerned about his cyber-life than his real one. He starts and ends each day by... Published Oct 09, 2014 03:27pm

OBITUARY: Graham Joyce 1954-2014

SOMETIMES you talk to someone for a very short time and find a great many things in common, and the fact that... Published Sep 15, 2014 01:58pm

REVIEW: Tigerman by Nick Harkaway

On an ordinary day, as Lester and the boy are at their usual haunt, Shola’s cafe is attacked by a group of armed men Published Jul 20, 2014 06:42am

REVIEW: The Three

AN unthinkable event occurs. Four commercial aircraft crash in four different cities within a few hours of each... Published Jun 29, 2014 06:34am

Review: Boy, Snow, Bird

HELEN Oyeyemi’s books are strange, otherworldly things filled with mysterious magical elements that are offered to... Published Jun 22, 2014 06:12am

REVIEW: Lagoon by Nnedi Okorafor

THREE strangers on a beach in Lagos, Nigeria. A scientist with a tumultuous marriage, a rap star trying to find ... Published Jun 02, 2014 12:26am

REVIEW: Autobiography by Morrissey

Steven Patrick Morrissey is the co-founder of the immensely popular post-punk UK rock group, The Smiths Published May 18, 2014 06:11am

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It’s barely possible to talk about Simon Ings’ latest novel Wolves without using the description Ballardian.... Published Apr 27, 2014 06:28am

OBITUARY: Sue Townsend, 1946 – 2014

I was 11 or so when I discovered The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, aged 13 and 3/4s, first published in 1982. It was... Published Apr 20, 2014 07:31am

REVIEW: Burn by Julianna Baggott

I admit to being a fan of bestselling writer Julianna Baggott’s YA Pure trilogy. I’ve enjoyed each book greatly... Published Feb 27, 2014 04:45pm