Best Books of 2019: books from around the world
By Megan Thomas I reviewed this for the December edition of Buzz Magazine in the Book of the Month slot, which you can get for free all over South Wales now. I must admit that I went into reading it a little sceptical - it was like the crime/thriller equivalent of naming a romance novel…
“Nolite te bastardes carborundorum. Don't let the bastards grind you down.”
The stories of the twenty women who shaped Manchester.
Palm Sized Press is an independent press and online flash fiction writing community and this is volume one of their flash fiction anthology.
“We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We say to girls, you can have ambition, but not too much. You should aim to be successful, but not too successful. Otherwise, you would threaten the man."
By Megan Thomas This year, my short story was published in Cheval 12, an anthology published in 2019 for the Terry Hetherington Young Writer's Award by Parthian Books. I’m no longer eligible to submit a story or poem in 2020’s award (in spite of the name “Megan Thomas”, I’m not actually Welsh), but it was…