Month: February 2007

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Internet

MySpace

We all know that MySpace is rubbish, but I hadn’t realised, until I went to play with it, just quite how rubbish it is. Considering...

Books

The Bullet Trick

I read Louise Welsh’s first novel, The Cutting Room, and liked it, but the prospect of a new novel with a magician protagonist and...

Books

Restless

William Boyd is always worth reading, and this novel has done especially well. It’s probably selling more than all his previous...

Books

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Catching up with a few recent books still. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen was the Book at Bedtime on Radio 4 a couple of weeks ago – you...

Books

Blue Shoes and Happiness

I read something recently that suggested that Alexander McCall Smith is able to knock out another No.1 Ladies Detective Agency novel in a...

Misc

Music in the Co-op

So I popped around to my local Co-op to pick up a few essentials after work. Outside, a single unseen tinny loudspeaker was blaring out...

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Literature

Banned Books

And speaking of The Independent – it has a new promotion running on Saturdays called “Banned Books.” Each week you can...

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