Posted on 16th May 2013

Posted by Sophie

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Fiction Uncovered 2013 Titles Announced!

Fiction Uncovered, the annual promotion that celebrates our best British fiction writers, announces its 2013 selection today Thursday 16 May 2013. Now in its third year, Fiction Uncovered celebrates and promotes eight living British writers of any age who have already published at least one novel or short story collection. Fiction Uncovered is funded by…

Posted on 15th May 2013

Posted by Sophie

Tags: , , , ,

The Heart Broke In

James Meek is one of those perennially praised, never quite garlanded writers who must get thoroughly bored of reading how awful it is that he’s not better known and more successful. The Heart Broke In, his fifth novel, like those that came before, is built on the solid foundations of deeply satisfying plotting and precision-tooled prose….

Posted on 14th May 2013

Posted by

Tags: , , ,

The Heart Broke In

‘James Meek is surely the nearest thing the UK has to a John Irving. A supreme contemporary satirist as well as storyteller.’ Louise Doughty Novelist, Playwright & Critic Bec Shepherd is a scientist struggling to lead a good life Ritchie, her brother, is a TV star with skeletons in his closet Alex wants a family…