The cult of ‘I’: Alex Hourston on the themes in Love After Love

Love after Love is the intimate and gripping new novel by Alex Hourston. The novel’s protagonist is Nancy Jenson, who is a mother, a sister, a wife and a therapist. When she bumps into Adam, with whom she has an undeniable connection, a striking and in-depth examination of life and love unfolds. Here, the author writes…

Kate Hamer: My Favourite Indie

Our latest ‘My Favourite Indie’ feature comes from Kate Hamer, author of The Girl in the Red Coat and The Doll Funeral. Here are some of Kate’s top picks – from North Wales to Essex, these gems are a booklover’s dream. Independent bookshops are thriving! And not just keeping their heads above water – the message I have…