Profile of Kate Mason

Kate Mason's Reviews

The Great Piratical Rumbustification
Margaret Mahy
Posted 05/04/2012

Margaret Mahy’s book is – in the terms of the tale itself – a ‘great piratical delicacy’ filled with subtle quips and charming turns of phrase.

Apocalypse Cow
Michael Logan
Posted 17/05/2012

Michael Logan revels in the grotesque.

Dial M for Murdoch
Tom Watson and Martin Hickman
Posted 29/05/2012

It makes for a brilliant tale, all this corruption.

Joy
Jonathan Lee
Posted 11/06/2012

Joy Stephens lies in a coma. On Friday 21 January, in front of colleagues and family, she falls from a balcony at the drinks announcing her promotion.

Tiger Wars
Steve Backshall
Posted 11/06/2012

In Tiger Wars' brilliant opening Steve Backshall's first chapter captures a moment – the killing of a tigress by a young boy – that disorientates and enthralls.

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