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Birth Rights: The Growing Season by Helen Sedgwick

Recent political events have meant that speculative fiction is becoming increasingly relevant. Novels like The Handmaid’s Tale are being adapted for television and some of their concepts and themes are worryingly familiar to people across the globe, particularly women.  As a race, humans like to read about alternate futures or realities, where our world and… Continue reading Birth Rights: The Growing Season by Helen Sedgwick

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Will you hear their tale?: Our Memory Like Dust by Gavin Chait (Doubleday, 27th July 2017)

‘We know that memories are not fixed or frozen…but are transformed, disassembled, reassembled, and recategorized with every act of recollection.’ – Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks Gavin Chait’s second novel, Our Memory Like Dust, hits hard from page one. Depicting a not so distant future where Earth is ravaged by war, suffering and loss, the novel… Continue reading Will you hear their tale?: Our Memory Like Dust by Gavin Chait (Doubleday, 27th July 2017)