Last year’s resolution for a reading diary offers an excellent reminder of everything I read in 2017

Struck down with an inevitable flu over the festive period, our writer recounted the books she enjoyed over the past 12 months. 

Being ill over the festive period has a sort of inevitability about it: there’s always one family member sneezing in a dressing gown, and this year it was my turn. I managed to swerve Christmas itself, only succumbing between Boxing Day and New Year, but the quiet deadness of that fallow period felt even stranger than usual as I lay upstairs in bed, feverish and exhausted, as flat and wrung-out as the tail end of the year itself.

For a day or two I watched a slightly...
source: New Statesman

2018-01-12 16:11
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