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Author Spotlight July 2020

Celebrating Cormac McCarthy | Author Spotlight

Cormac McCarthy, one of the greatest American novelists, and one of my favourite writers, celebrates his 87th birthday today. Here’s a quick snapshot of his life. 

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Author Spotlight July 2020

Celebrating Amitav Ghosh | Author Spotlight

Amitav Ghosh turns 64 today! We are sharing our love for the master storyteller through a short snapshot of his life.

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Author Spotlight July 2020

Celebrating Hilary Mantel | Author Spotlight

Hilary Mantel, one of our favourite writers, turns 68 today. So we decided to share our appreciation of her and provide a short snapshot of her life.

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Author Spotlight Book Reviews

Suttree by Cormac McCarthy

Humans are so full of silences and screams and suspense that we look forward to the next day with equal parts enthusiasm and equal parts anxiety. Thoughts of doom and death are never far from one’s mind. Suttree, difficult though its prose is, makes all this vocal, almost visual.