Monthly Archives: October 2011

  1. The Devil All The Time

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    October 31, 2011 by markstani

    Donald Ray Pollock’s first novel, The Devil All The Time, is out in the UK this Thursday (pub. Harvill Secker). …
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  2. The Dukes Of Fryup V

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    October 30, 2011 by markstani

    another brief extract from my novel, The Dukes Of Fryup The whole village went to Bobby Allan’s funeral, except the …
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  3. Review: The Life & Death Of St Kilda

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    October 28, 2011 by markstani

    Most of us have harboured romantic notions of being cast away on a remote island. Somewhere in the Pacific would …
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  4. Erich

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    October 26, 2011 by markstani

    from ‘Luminous Dictators’. More here

  5. One Inch Wonders #33: Lean On Pete

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    October 25, 2011 by markstani

    from Lean On Pete by Willy Vlautin, pub. Faber I blew the ten he gave me at the movie theater. …
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  6. Review: Turner Prize 2011

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    October 23, 2011 by markstani

    A sense of apocalypse blows through this year’s Turner Prize exhibition at Gateshead’s Baltic Mill, scattering Martin Boyce’s paraffin-paper leaves …
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  7. Review: The Collaborator

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    October 21, 2011 by markstani

    Mirza Waheed’s The Collaborator (pub. Penguin/Viking) shines a light on the often forgotten Kashmiri conflict through the eyes of a …
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