Whit by Iain Banks: Book Review

Iain Banks’ success as a writer came from his ability to write about the weird and fanciful in a unique way that prompted criticism of the period and place in which he inhabited. ‘Whit’ does not disappoint and has all the trade-marks of a brilliant Banks novel. ‘Whit’ tells the story of Isis Whit, a … Continue reading Whit by Iain Banks: Book Review

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Save Me the Waltz by Zelda Fitzgerald: Book Review

The works of F. Scott Fitzgerald, in particular ‘Tender is the Night’, documented his marriage as an alcohol fueled tragedy beset by his wife’s mental instability. ‘Save Me the Waltz’ by Zelda Fitzgerald tells the story of their marriage through her eyes. She depicts their marriage as a constant power struggle and one that is … Continue reading Save Me the Waltz by Zelda Fitzgerald: Book Review