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  1. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: The Blind Man's Garden, by Nadeem Aslam

    Posted May 26th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... is an impressive accomplishment; a gripping and moving piece of storytelling that gets the calamitous first act in the "War on Terror" onto the page with grace, intelligence and rare ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    E-books/audiobooks review: fiction

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... Hislop's fiction, which includes bestsellers such as The Island, is a candidate for my just-invented genre: Intelligent Beach. Her elegant, accessible prose and characterisation are perfect ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Brief Loves That Live Forever, by Andrei Makine

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... punishment not because of the ferocity of his attack on the system, but because he criticised "the servility with which all men in all ages renounce intelligence to follow the herd". ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Carry the One by Carol Anshaw

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and emotionally intelligent about people. Guardian News & Media   ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    E-books/audiobooks: Excession, Changes, The Poisoned Island

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd Excession by Iain M. Banks (read by Peter Kenny) Hachette Digital (audiobook) Excession is a 1996 science-fiction novel by Iain M. Banks (or Iain Banks in his literary incarnation). His Culture series has grown ever more ornate. The Culture is a utopian (or possibly dystopian) society founded by the hyper-intelligent "Minds" in which humans are bewitched ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: The Bathing Women by Tie Ning

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by SOPHIE CHEN JIN

    ... trees, bricks and tiles, and all these irrelevant things, in broad daylight and with her inelegant way of walking, that she wanted to make love to her husband". The intelligent and evocative ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Bloodswell by Jane Houng

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by Tessa Chan

    ... culture but perhaps she is underestimating the intelligence of even her younger readers. ...



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