Scott's Book Review



Bad Girl

Roberta Kray

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Roberta Kray was born in Southport in 1959.  She worked in publishing and media research in London for fifteen years.  In early 1996 she met Reggie Kray and...

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Broke

Mandasue Heller

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Mandasue Heller was born in Warrington, and became heavily involved in am-dram as a child, and appeared in many plays and pantomimes. She carried her love of...

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The Irresponsible Self

James Wood


James Wood’s (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Wood_(critic)) call for a comedic moral seriousness in fiction is handsomely reviewed here...

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Literary Taste

Arnold Bennett

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


In an age when relativism of judgement is hardly ever questioned it’s a rare experience to go back to a confident assertion that there is such a thing...

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Touching a Nerve

Patricia Churchland

Egghead Choice - crack open for a hard boiled think


What happens when we accept that everything we feel, think, and experience stems not from an immaterial soul but from electrical and chemical activity in our...

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