Scott's Book Review

Midnight’s Children

Salman Rushdie

Classic Fiction

A worthy winner of the ‘Booker of Bookers’, Midnight’s Children (1981) is a fantastic achievement in fiction by British Indian Salman Rushdie...

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George Eliot

Choice Classics

On first reading this at school in 1978, it took me a while to get fully involved in the narrative. By half way through I wondered if there could ever be a...

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Brian Dillon

Literary bent - literary criticism

Debates about whether the digital world is shortening attention spans rumble on. School teachers now report that pupils can’t concentrate for long, and...

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