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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

Launch of Strange Bedfellows

Strange Bedfellows

Today sees the official launch of the Strange Bedfellows website, which ‘brings together academics, creative practitioners’, those who inhabit both spheres, and . . . → Read More: Launch of Strange Bedfellows

Wheels of Cheese #18: Jacqueline du Pre plays Monn and Haydn

Quite possibly Georg Matthias Monn!

I like Georg Matthias Monn. We know very little about him, and when I say ‘we’ I mean me . . . → Read More: Wheels of Cheese #18: Jacqueline du Pre plays Monn and Haydn

Wheels of Cheese #17: Jacquline du Pre plays Dvorak and Schumann

In his madness, Schumann was known to continually, and with great melancholy, punch himself in the face.

Ah, mad old Robert Schumann, with his . . . → Read More: Wheels of Cheese #17: Jacquline du Pre plays Dvorak and Schumann