Consequences

Richard Johnstone reviews Janet Lewis’s The Trial of Sören Qvist

02 Dec 13 | Comments (0)

More necessary than life

Richard Johnstone reviews Ella K. Maillart’s account of a remarkable prewar journey across Europe and into Asia

21 Oct 13 | Comments (0)

A premonition of bloodshed

Richard Johnstone reviews Muriel Spark’s The Mandelbaum Gate

25 Sep 13 | Comments (0)

The sublime symmetry of double-entry bookkeeping

Richard Johnstone reviews B.S. Johnson’s Christie Malry’s Own Double-Entry

18 Aug 13 | Comments (0)

A table, a fruit bowl and one shrivelled apple

Richard Johnstone reviews Mark McShane’s Séance on a Wet Afternoon

14 Jul 13 | Comments (0)

The best non-famous writer of his generation

Richard Johnstone reviews Norman Lewis’s memoir of life in a small Spanish village in the late 1940s and early 50s

07 Jun 13 | Comments (0)

The go-between

Richard Johnstone reviews Michael Jenkins’s A House in Flanders

09 May 13 | Comments (0)

Tears before bedtime

Richard Johnstone reviews Richard Hughes’s The Fox in the Attic

03 Apr 13 | Comments (0)