Friday, 22 April 2022

Flint and Mirror by John Crowley: review


I've reviewed John Crowley's Flint and Mirror for the Spectator's World Edition. You can read it here.

Friday, 1 April 2022

Bolla by Patjim Statovci


I've reviewed Bolla by Patjim Statovci for the Financial Times. Read it here.

Monday, 28 March 2022

Astrid Sees All by Natalie Standiford: review


Good morning all, I reviewed a lovely book by Natalie Standiford called ASTRID SEES ALL, for The Spectator US edition. You can read it here.

Sunday, 13 March 2022


 I love seeing foreign editions - and the Korean edition of WRITE YOUR OWN MYTHS has appeared. Looks lovely. Published by Booksetong Co.

Monday, 7 March 2022

Dispatches by Philip Womack in the London Magazine

 I'm delighted that my short story, Dispatches, is in the London Magazine. You can read it here.

Sunday, 6 March 2022

Three Children's Books for Literary Review

 I've reviewed three children's books for the March issue of Literary Review: Aftershocks by Anne Fine, Furthermoor by Darren Simpson, and Carnival of the Lost by Kieran Larwood. Read the review here.

Thursday, 3 March 2022

A Class of Their Own: Adventures in Tutoring the Super-Rich by Matt Knott: review


I found much to enjoy in Matt Knott's book about tutoring, A Class of Their Own, reviewed for The Spectator here.