Friday, 2 October 2020

'An exploration of identity and inheritance'. Second print review of Jacob's Advice in the October issue of the Literary Review

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Novelist Isabel Costello invited me onto her Literary Sofa to talk about the childhood memories that inspired Jacob's Advice. Read the piece and her review of the novel here

Thursday, 3 September 2020

I reviewed Justin David's louche and poignant cult novella The Pharmacist; originally published by Salt in 2014, now reissued by new indie Inkandescent in 2020. Here's my piece for the TLS

Wednesday, 2 September 2020

'A thoughtful paean to Paris'. The first print review of Jacob's Advice in the August 30th edition of the Mail on Sunday

Monday, 24 August 2020

There's an extract from Jacob's Advice in the always excellent Minor Literatures (image depicts graffiti in the rue de la Fontaine-au-Roi memorialising the Charlie Hebdo cartoonists Cabu & Honoré). Read it here


The Jacob's Advice blog tour starts on 24th August. Here are the reviewers who will be covering the book.

Friday, 21 August 2020

Thanks to everyone who came along to the Jacob's Advice Zoom launch on Aug 20th. Here's the cover of the book, along with the last remaining Eiffel Tower sprinkles biscuit (courtesy Samantha Ellis).