Category: Literary fiction

The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Rachel A novel within a novel within a novel. Set in a fictional Canadian town it recalls the life events of an ageing lady. It won the Booker Prize in 2000. ⚈ “The Blind Assassin is about storytelling. Storytelling… Continue Reading “The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood”

To Kill A Mockingbird – Harper Lee

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Nadine A 1960 novel which won the Pulitzer Prize and has been named one of the best novels of all time. The young narrator’s warmth and humour are offset by the racial and societal injustices she observes. ⚈ “I loved… Continue Reading “To Kill A Mockingbird – Harper Lee”

Life of Pi – Yann Martel

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Nadine A Canadian fantasy adventure in which the protagonist, Pi, is shipwrecked and must endure life at sea with a Bengal Tiger. ⚈ “I really enjoyed Life of Pi, especially the twist at the end. Although, I still have… Continue Reading “Life of Pi – Yann Martel”