A collective of bibliophiles talking about books. Book Fox (vulpes libris): small bibliovorous mammal of overactive imagination and uncommonly large bookshop expenses. Habitat: anywhere the rustle of pages can be heard.
If you enjoy reading about Victorian healthcare and alarming cures, this is a novel for you. If you are a Henry Jamesian completist, and have been looking for a good, … Continue reading
For an orphan girl growing up amid the poverty and criminality of Victorian London’s notorious Lant Street, Susan Trinder has led a remarkably sheltered life, kept safe and protected by … Continue reading
Review by Audrey Chaix. I’d known about David Lodge’s Author, Author for a long time. I’d spotted it at my local library, in between all the David Lodge novels that … Continue reading