The Aftershocks of a Stranger’s Tragedy: RESERVOIR 13 by Jon McGregor

Jon McGregor’s mesmerising new novel RESERVOIR 13 has been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017. Here, he discusses the inspiration and research behind writing the breathtaking novel. I can’t remember when I started writing Reservoir 13. It’s been a long time coming, and it’s not always been easy. Life has often got in the … Continued

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“I think there is value in seeing a world that is outside of ourselves.” Gabriel Tallent on writing My Absolute Darling

In this article, author Gabriel Tallent talks about the natural world, the environments that surround us and how these informed the writing of his debut novel. MY ABSOLUTE DARLING is a brilliant and immersive, all-consuming read about one fourteen-year-old girl’s heart-stopping fight for her own soul. In college, a professor introduced me to a long … Continued

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