Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Very proud that The Moth magazine have published my story 'Famous Last' in their summer issue. Order here

Thursday, 12 July 2018

A new short story in the venerable Honest Ulsterman. Read 'Blood Blister' here

Friday, 22 June 2018

I reviewed Rachel Kushner's blistering new novel, The Mars Room, set in a Californian women's prison, for the i-Paper

Friday, 1 June 2018

Benjamin Markovits's new novel, A Weekend in New York, is a quiet wonder. Here's my piece for the Literary Review

Friday, 4 May 2018

Lionel Shriver's acerbic, provocative stories are brought together for the first time in her debut collection, Property. Here's my review for the i-paper

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Here's my review of Chris Power's compelling and memorable debut collection of short stories, Mothers, in the TLS

Thursday, 5 April 2018

Diana Evans' new novel Ordinary People is a forensic study of relationships, focussing on two couples in late noughties' London, with echoes of Zadie Smith, Richard Yates and John Updike. Here's my piece for the Literary Review

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

The essential and timely anthology Protest from Comma Press is published in paperback in April. Here's my review for Structo

Friday, 9 March 2018

My review of Philip Hensher's capacious, compelling new novel The Friendly Ones, for the i-Paper

Thursday, 4 January 2018

Six of the best short story collections last year were by Akhil Sharma, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, David Hayden, Joanna Walsh, Jeffrey Eugenides & William Boyd. Here's my round-up for the Spectator