TOAST Magazine

Book Club

Monthly book reviews on the novels we’ve enjoyed. Join in the conversation and become part of our online book club.
The Art of Literary Translation with Polly Barton | Book Club

Jen Campbell interviews the author and translator of Japanese fiction.

14 days ago
Look At This If You Love Great Art | Book Club

Chloë Ashby on her new book exploring 100 artworks she admires.

26 days ago
Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews the latest novel from the award-winning author.

2 months ago
Finding Rhythm in Translation | Tilted Axis Press

Jen Campbell speaks to publisher and translator Deborah Smith for TOAST Book Club.

5 months ago
Jen Campbell's Best Books of 2020

A roundup of fiction and nonfiction favourites for 2020.

6 months ago
The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews this reinvention of Victorian gothic fiction for TOAST Book Club.

7 months ago
A Roundup of Gripping Thrillers | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews the latest crime fiction and thrillers for TOAST Book Club.

8 months ago
Summer by Ali Smith | Book Club

Author Jen Campbell reviews

9 months ago
Women's Prize for Fiction | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews the shortlist for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2020.

10 months ago
Wanderland by Jini Reddy | Book Club

Author Jen Campbell reviews

11 months ago
An Interview with Amanda Craig | Author of The Golden Rule

Two strangers meet on the London to Penzance train

1 year ago
Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo | Book Club

The interconnected stories of twelve women.

1 year ago
Dark, Salt, Clear | Life in a Cornish Fishing Town

A lyrical account of Cornwall by Lamorna Ash.

1 year ago
Meet the Author of The Dutch House

An interview with Ann Patchett, author of The Dutch House.

1 year ago
Tracy Chevalier | TOAST Book Club

Jen Campbell delves into the author's back catalogue.

1 year ago
An Interview with Tayari Jones

We interview the author of Silver Sparrow and An American Marriage.

1 year ago
A Short Q&A with Sally Rooney

We ask the author of Normal People about her influences and inspirations.

1 year ago
Books to Read in Isolation

From Emily Dickinson to Virginia Woolf and Joan Didion.

1 year ago
Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell | Book Club

The latest novel by this best-selling author is set during the time of Shakespeare.

1 year ago
Live Book Club | The Bass Rock Author Evie Wyld

A novel that swims across three timelines.

1 year ago
The God Child by Nana Oforiatta Ayim | Book Club

A demanding and insightful read.

1 year ago
Elisabeth's Lists by Lulah Ellender | Book Club

A book born from list-making and everyday fragments.

1 year ago
Little Women | A Story of Womanhood

We explore the continued appeal of Louisa May Alcott's novel.

1 year ago
Winter Reads by 192 Books | Book Club

We browse the shelves of this lively New York bookshop.

1 year ago