- 1 year ago
A lively and funny poetic guidebook in Colum McCann's Letter to a Young Writer. Hanif Kureishi's latest book The Nothing asks what is left of us when youth, beauty and power are gone. In The Last Days of Ava Langdon Mark O'Flynn tells us a story loosely based on a woman who dressed as a dandy and spent her last days as a hermit in a hut. Then the story of an English gypsy family torn apart by convict transportation to New South Wales in Sandra Leigh Price's novel The River Sings.