‘Exciting Times’ by Naoise Dolan, but is it that exciting?

Deemed the next Sally Rooney, Naoise Dolan’s debut novel Exciting Times tells the story of 22 year old Ava who has left Ireland for a badly-paid teaching job in Hong Kong. The novel documents the unlikely relationships she forms with banker Julian, and social media obsessed Edith. I read this book about a month agoContinue reading “‘Exciting Times’ by Naoise Dolan, but is it that exciting?”

‘Girl, Woman, Other’ – An absolute MUST Read

When a book achieves a lot of success and generates attention, I always wonder if it will live up to my expectations. I don’t know what I was expecting of Bernardine Evaristo’s eighth novel, and even after reading, I can’t quite find the words to describe it. All I can do is urge you to read it.