Frances Weetman wins the inaugural Virago/New Statesman Women’s Prize for Politics and Economics
The Virago/New Statesman Award for a new woman economic and political writer has been won by Frances Weetman. A graduate of Durham University, from Newcastle, Frances Weetman was the unanimous choice of the four judges. […]Read More
This week I have mostly been reading….
Well, over the last few weeks, its been Christopher Brookmyre, a Glasgow crime/suspense/humour novelist who has written some astonishingly Glasgowicious stories! Quite Ugly One Morning has one of the most memorable beginnings I have ever […]Read More
Gwyneth Jones reviews ‘Matter’ for Strange Horizons
Award-winning author Gwyneth Jones has penned a long, thoughtful and insightful review of Matter, which has been posted online at Strange Horizons. Gwyneth draws intriguing parallels between certain plot elements the new Culture novel and […]Read More
Box of Rocks
Now….I`m not one to cast aspersions upon an entire nation, but ya gotta wonder sometimes. Recent report in the Guardian Online says that John McCain (the well-known 100-Year War advocate) has taken the lead in […]Read More