estrangement

The Nix is yet another first novel about writing a first novel

28 January 2017 9:00 am

Like many debut novels, The Nix, by the American author Nathan Hill, is about somebody writing their first book. Samuel…

David Eggers takes us to the ends of the earth

6 August 2016 9:00 am

In The Circle, Dave Eggers’s satirical dystopia about an insatiable Google-like conglomerate, there’s a scene in which drones hound a…