The Booming Bookclub with Lucy Osborne
The Booming Bookclub Episode 1
The first book we will be chatting about is 'Tender is The Night' by F.Scott Fitzgerald. This book holds a very special place in Lucy's heart due to its tragic correlation to Fitzgerald's own life .
The Booming Bookclub Episode 2
In the second episode of The Booming Bookclub Lucy will be looking at the prequel to infamous Hunger Games. 'A Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes' by Suzanne Collins depicts a young President Snow and his rise to power in a poverty stricken, post-war Panem.
The Booming Bookclub Episode 3
In this weeks episode we will be discussing the Japanese novel 'Norwegian Wood' by Haruki Murakami. It follows the tragic event of teen suicides in a post war Japan and the lasting impressions on loved ones.
The Booming Bookclub Episode 4
One Day' by David Nicholls is hugely treasured book. It follows Emma and Dexter on the same day every year for two decades. This tragic story of love and loss navigates the heart break we face in day to day life. Set against the beautiful landscape of Edinburgh this heart wrenching novel is truly phenomenal.
The Booming Bookclub Episode 5
This week's novel is the critically acclaimed 'Mrs Dalloway' by Virginia Woolf; it focusses on on the bourgeois Clarissa Dalloway and veteran Septimus on a single day in 1923. The novel carefully weaves all the character's lives together, reflecting on how the omnipresent World War 1 is in post-war Britain.