Financial Times – review

I don’t read a lot of books about space, and even fewer about simulations of space. Howrey’s latest focuses on…

The Guardian – opinion

Given the fact that they already work more flexible or part-time hours, often return to less well-paid jobs after maternity…

Financial Times – review

This was shortlisted for the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, and rightly so. Refreshingly honest and poignant, it’s a…

Financial Times – review

This is a remarkable second novel from the acclaimed author of The Innocents. It’s very very funny, wise and a…

The Telegraph – feature

Wrote about the pros and cons of switching fields after a first university course for the Telegraph. How easy is…

The Guardian – feature

Accounts of life during and after the initial spread of Aids are comparatively hard to find, and novels that deal…

The Guardian – feature

Are young people from all backgrounds being adequately supported with decent careers advice at school? I wrote about this for…

Financial Times – review

This is a nice, and very funny, little book about families, storms and – as the title suggests – antiques.…

Interview with a robot

I wrote about new ways of hiring people – specifically with artificial intelligence – for the Guardian. Are robots capable…