Bailey's Prize Longlist 2016

The Bailey’s Book Reviews: The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet

My favourite type of video games are those I can really get stuck into and build a story of my own. In 2014, I finally splurged on all three Mass Effect titles and thoroughly enjoyed following my own female ginger-haired Shepherd through the trials of being a certified badass, throwing jemble upon jemble at the… Continue reading The Bailey’s Book Reviews: The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet

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The Bailey’s Book Reviews: At Hawthorn Time

I firmly believe that we are currently living in a real boom for nature writing. At work I’ve made displays specifically to show off the plethora of recently published hardbacks celebrating nature, specifically that of Britain. For a small island, we have a lot to talk about, whether it be in form of memoir or… Continue reading The Bailey’s Book Reviews: At Hawthorn Time

Bailey's Prize Longlist 2016

The Bailey’s Book Reviews: A Little Life

This review is likely going to contain mild spoilers, but primarily contains a number of content notes for both the review AND the book. Content note: abuse, sexual abuse, domestic violence, self harm. The book also requires CN for suicidal ideation, suicide, child sexual abuse. When I decided to read the books longlisted for the Bailey’s prize,… Continue reading The Bailey’s Book Reviews: A Little Life