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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

My Top Ten Books of 2015, Numbers 1-5

Yup, here they are. Reverse order again. No peeking.

5. Flaubert’s Letters

One of my guiltiest secrets as a reader, and as writer and as . . . → Read More: My Top Ten Books of 2015, Numbers 1-5

My Top Ten Books of 2015, Numbers 6-10

Books, eh? What’s that all about?

Anyway, enough of that. Here’s my top ten books of 2015. As you’ll recall from last year, these aren’t . . . → Read More: My Top Ten Books of 2015, Numbers 6-10

Wheels of Cheese #57: Six pieces for Orchestra by Tony Banks

These men are rock stars, so I guess they probably want to have sex with you.

When I first started writing Wheels of Cheese, . . . → Read More: Wheels of Cheese #57: Six pieces for Orchestra by Tony Banks