Review Index 2016

FICTION

Epitaph for a Spy by Eric Ambler
Journey into Fear by Eric Ambler
A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson
The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood
The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
The Muse by Jessie Burton
The Girls by Emma Cline
My Name is Leon by Kit de Waal
House of Cards by Michael Dobbs
The Wonder by Emma Donoghue
The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
The Vegetarian by Han Kang
Human Acts by Han Kang
The Nakano Thrift Shop by Hiromi Kawakami
Serious Sweet by A. L. Kennedy
Blood Wedding by Pierre Lemaitre
The Four Books by Yan Lianke
His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet
Nutshell by Ian McEwan
Beside Myself by Ann Morgan
Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh
Bodies of Light by Sarah Moss
Signs for Lost Children by Sarah Moss
The Tidal Zone by Sarah Moss
Wind/Pinball by Haruki Murakami
The Appearance of Murder by John Nightingale
Death by Water by Kenzaburo Oe
This Must Be The Place by Maggie O’Farrell
All Over Creation by Ruth Ozeki
A Strangeness in My Mind by Orhan Pamuk
Life: A User’s Manual by Georges Perec
The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
Grief is the Thing With Feathers by Max Porter
The Bird Tribunal by Agnes Ravatn
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The Winterlings by Cristina Sánchez-Andrade
The Good Liar by Nicholas Searle
The Tokyo Zodiac Murders by Soji Shimada
The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047 by Lionel Shriver
Autumn by Ali Smith
Swing Time by Zadie Smith
Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien
A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler
Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
The Ecliptic by Benjamin Wood
The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara
 
NON FICTION
 
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
Empire Antarctica: Ice Silence and Emperor Penguins by Gavin Francis
A Very Expensive Poison: The Definitive Story of the Murder of Litvinenko and Russia’s War with the West by Luke Harding
Please, Mister Postman by Alan Johnson
The Establishment by Owen Jones
In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri
Reading the World: Confessions of a Literary Explorer by Ann Morgan
It’s All in Your Head: Stories from the Frontline of Psychosomatic Illness by Suzanne O’Sullivan
A Notable Woman: The Romantic Journals of Jean Lucey Pratt
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity by Andrew Solomon
Far and Away: Reporting from the Brink of Change, Seven Continents, Twenty-Five Years by Andrew Solomon
Dial M for Murdoch: News Corporation and the Corruption of Britain by Tom Watson and Martin Hickman
Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge
 

NEWS AND FEATURES

New Books Coming Soon in 2016
Sequels, Scriptwriting and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
The Special Relationship Between American and British English in Modern Fiction
How Blogging Has Changed My Reading Habits
Chiswick Book Festival 2016
On Anonymity, Identity and Ferrante
 
BOOK AWARDS
 
The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist 2016
The Man Booker International Prize Longlist 2016
The Man Booker International Prize Shortlist 2016
The Man Booker International Prize Winner 2016
The Wellcome Book Prize 2016
The Man Booker Prize 2016 Longlist: Predictions, Possibilities and Preferences
The Man Booker Prize Longlist 2016
The Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2016
 
FILM REVIEW
 
Room – Film Review
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