Scott's Book Review



The Happiness Industry

William Davies

Egghead Choice - Crack open for a hard boiled think


Have you noticed recently in bookshops how the shelves are groaning with self-help guides on happiness? This is accompanied by endless newspaper and magazine...

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Cassandra

Christa Wolf

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


Christa Wolf (née Ihlenfeld; 18 March 1929, Landsberg an der Warthe – 1 December 2011, Berlin,...

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The Kitchen God’s Wife

Amy Tan

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


Amy Tan (born February 19, 1952, http://www.amytanauthor.com/) is an American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships and the...

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Make Me

Lee Child

Fantastic Fiction - Escapes to other places and other times


Fans of Lee Child (http://www.leechild.com/) and his detective Jack Reacher will be delighted that the author has delivered again in 2015. Here is a summary...

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Austerlitz

W.G. Sebald

Literary Bent - Writing at its best


Winfried Georg Sebald (18 May 1944 – 14 December 2001, http://www.theguardian.com/education/2001/dec/21/artsandhumanities.highereducation) — known as W.G....

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