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Proof of Pudding


What discerning judges have said about The Coffee Story

'It's been a while since I read a first novel that felt as universally accomplished as Peter Salmon's The Coffee Story' - Toby Litt

'I was constantly intoxicated by a sense of desire & loss' - Jake Arnott

'Wild and raucous... an extraordinarily accomplished debut' - Niall Griffiths

'Reminiscent of Phillip Roth's Everyman. But it's much, much funnier' - Sydney Morning Herald

'An exceptional debut' - Martyn Bedford

Hard Sell

Wheels of Cheese #38: Britten’s Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, sung by Roderick Williams

Benjamin Britten really fucking hates you.

Well, this isn’t much fun. After the wafty wafty waftiness of Cendrillon, I was quite looking forward to . . . → Read More: Wheels of Cheese #38: Britten’s Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, sung by Roderick Williams

Wheels of Cheese #37: Cendrillon by Massenet

Cinderella

Well.

I must admit that after trawling my way through the brutal, heart-wrenching magnificence that is 17 cds of Jacqueline du Pre banging . . . → Read More: Wheels of Cheese #37: Cendrillon by Massenet

Jacqueline du Pre plays Maria Thersia von Paradis et al

Maria Theresia von Paradis

And so it ends – the 17 cds of Jacqueline du Pre’s Complete EMI Recordings – not with a bang, . . . → Read More: Jacqueline du Pre plays Maria Thersia von Paradis et al