Book Reviews – ‘Becoming Kirrali Lewis’ and ‘talk under water’

  I love it when a book truly takes you out of yourself and gives you a glimpse of life from someone else's perspective. ¬†This month I've read two such books - 'Becoming Kirrali Lewis' by Jane Harrison and 'talk under water' by Kathryn Lomer. I closed both books with a sense of slight disorientation; … Continue reading Book Reviews – ‘Becoming Kirrali Lewis’ and ‘talk under water’

Review – Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

What to write about Cloud Atlas? I almost put it down, to begin with. Mitchell jumps from one story to the next, not ending any of them, and the further we spiralled from past to¬†future the more annoyed I became. I began to enjoy the novel in the section entitled 'An Orison of Somni-451', a … Continue reading Review – Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell