Friday 30 August 2019

Salman Rushdie's new novel, Quichotte, is a Pynchonesque take on Cervantes, and a significant return to form. I reviewed it for the i-paper

Monday 26 August 2019

The Offing, Benjamin Myers' first novel after The Gallows Pole, is a lyrical lament for a vanished summer. Here's my review in The Guardian

Friday 9 August 2019

Good news. My second novel Jacob's Advice is now 100% funded with Unbound. Thanks to everyone here who generously supported the book. Publication pencilled for next September. See you at the launch!...Jx

Thursday 1 August 2019

The handsome Unthanks Unthology #11 contains a story of mine. Here's a piece on how I came to write The Night Nurse