Book reviews, Crime/mystery/noir, Historic, Literary fiction, Man Booker Prize

His Bloody Project: book club’s verdict

As you’ll know by now (cos we keep shouting about it!), the Book and Brew book club is an official shadow judging group for this year’s Man Booker Prize. Fancy, eh? We were given His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet to read. It’s had a lot of buzz since the shortlist was announced – it’s the… Read More His Bloody Project: book club’s verdict

Man Booker Prize, Meet the author

Graeme Macrae Burnet: “I want my readers to play detective”

Graeme Macrae Burnet is the author of His Bloody Project, the little book from the little publisher that’s taking the Man Booker Prize by storm. It’s made the shortlist and is surpassing the sales of the five other contenders, much to the delight of its publisher Contraband (the crime inprint of Saraband). The Reading Agency allocated His Bloody… Read More Graeme Macrae Burnet: “I want my readers to play detective”