Category: Fiction

9 January, 2021

Erin Minogue

‘The briefest and slipperiest of seasons’

Ali Smith, Summer. Shortlisted in the Oxonian Review Summer Book Competition


25 November, 2020

Theodore Davies

‘These are the gems of the human soul’

Olga Tokarczuk, Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead. Runner-up of the Oxonian Review Summer Book Competition


18 November, 2020

Jack Graveney

Life and death on the dehesa

László Krasznahorkai, The Last Wolf. Winner of the Oxonian Review Summer Book Competition


23 September, 2020

Becky Clark

The Quest to Conform

The sixth feature of the Oxonian Review's series on voice considers the power and limits of speech in the novels Convenience Store Woman and The Topeka School


6 August, 2020

Altair Brandon-Salmon

From vii to morți

Esther Kinsky, Grove


15 February, 2020

Laura Hackett

Sirens of the Foyle

Darran Anderson, Inventory


18 October, 2019

Will Loxley

In the Age of Anything-Can-Happen

Salman Rushdie, Quichotte


15 February, 2019

John Phipps

A Long Troubling

Anna Burns, Milkman, Little Constructions, No Bones


5 December, 2018

John Phipps

An Elephant in the Corner

Mathias Énard, tr. Charlotte Mandell, Tell Them of Battles, Kings and Elephants


7 June, 2018

Sylvia Secci

Arklife

Patrick Langley's Arkady