Kate Braithwaite

Q&A with Cynthia Bond

  I recently had the opportunity to ask Cynthia Bond some questions about her novel Ruby which I had the pleasure of reading and reviewing for the Historical Novel Society. … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Reading and writing

I have been busy the last few months reading and writing for the Historical Novel Society. My reading highlights include: Mrs Hemingway by Naomi Wood. Beautifully written novel! Read my … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interview with Fay Weldon

Yesterday the Historical Novel Society published my interview with British author/living legend Fay Weldon. Honestly it was less an interview than a Q&A but I was and am delighted by … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Translation news

A few words or phrases I’ve not yet blogged about but are in the translation pipeline… egg salad = egg mayonnaise why I can’t say mayo hooking up consignment sales … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Review request

Happy today to be asked to review The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri for the Historical Novel Society. I read about it for my article for the HNS on the Booker Longlist. Also, … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Story published!

Reading my short story Tuesday, at the Manyunk Arts Centre on Sunday June 9th at 3pm. Published in the Spring edition of the Schuylkill Valley Journal.

June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

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