Geordismo: Review of The Book of Newcastle

Although the cities of the North East might be quiet right now under lockdown, Alice Patchett escapes into the Book of Newcastle, a collection of short stories that roams the urban environment in search of everyday, lively moments of community and place. In Julia Darling’s ‘Calling from Newcastle’, which opens The Book of Newcastle, one... Continue Reading →

The Doll’s Alphabet (Author reading, 26th October)

Uncomfortable, memorable, fleeting. Some of the words used to describe the remarkable collection of short stories, The Doll's Alphabet. Come and hear from author Camilla Grudova at this free public event, in Elvet Riverside 157, on 26th October at 19.00. ‘That I cannot say what all these stories are about is a testament to their worth. They... Continue Reading →

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