I am addicted to BBC Radio 4's A Good Read. I listen to Harriet Gilbert and guests in back to back episodes, pausing on my commute or interrupting my weekend potter to note down a particular novel, memoir or anthology. My bedside table strains under the weight of recommended reads. One of Harriet … Continue reading Can you recommend something to read?
All brilliant, immensely readable books in their own right, Dave Eggers' The Circle, Jon Ronson's So You've Been Publicly Shamed and Jarett Kobek's I Hate The Internet combine to make a powerful trio that unpick the negative impact of the internet on our lives." The public shaming of Kobek's fictional Ellen Flitcraft and the real life shaming … Continue reading The internet is a bad, bad thing – three reading recommendations