2011 - Tom Cox

728x90 AdSpace

Powered by Blogger.
Friday, 16 December 2011
World's Fair by EL Doctorow
05:41:00

World's Fair by EL Doctorow

The fifth in my series on overlooked American novels for The Guardian's Books section.
World's Fair by EL Doctorow Reviewed by Tom Cox on 05:41:00 Rating: 5 The fifth in my series on overlooked American novels for The Guardian's Books section.
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
A Dog Is For Life - Or Maybe Just An Afternoon
04:05:00

A Dog Is For Life - Or Maybe Just An Afternoon

My December country column for The Guardian's Life And Style section. Read more about my adventures with Henry the spaniel in my lates...
A Dog Is For Life - Or Maybe Just An Afternoon Reviewed by Tom Cox on 04:05:00 Rating: 5 My December country column for The Guardian's Life And Style section. Read more about my adventures with Henry the spaniel in my lates...
Wednesday, 16 November 2011

Children Of The Stones

The folk horror genre of filmmaking could not be called prolific, but the few movies within it – mostly made during the early-to-mid 1970s ...
Children Of The Stones Reviewed by Tom Cox on 07:21:00 Rating: 5 The folk horror genre of filmmaking could not be called prolific, but the few movies within it – mostly made during the early-to-mid 1970s ...
Saturday, 12 November 2011
East Anglia: The Spookiest Place in Britain?
03:44:00

East Anglia: The Spookiest Place in Britain?

East Anglia: The Spookiest Place in Britain? Reviewed by Tom Cox on 03:44:00 Rating: 5 My latest country column for The Guardian's Life And Style section.
Cloudsplitter by Russell Banks
03:37:00

Cloudsplitter by Russell Banks

The fourth in my series on overlooked American novels for The Guardian's Books section.
Cloudsplitter by Russell Banks Reviewed by Tom Cox on 03:37:00 Rating: 5 The fourth in my series on overlooked American novels for The Guardian's Books section.
Wednesday, 9 November 2011
Golf With Keith Allen
11:54:00

Golf With Keith Allen

Golf With Keith Allen Reviewed by Tom Cox on 11:54:00 Rating: 5 A piece by me for Financial Times Weekend Magazine.
Saturday, 22 October 2011
A Booze Foraging Walk In The West Country
08:11:00

A Booze Foraging Walk In The West Country

A Booze Foraging Walk In The West Country Reviewed by Tom Cox on 08:11:00 Rating: 5 A piece I wrote for this weekend's Financial Times Magazine.
Thursday, 6 October 2011
Foraging In Norfolk
07:36:00

Foraging In Norfolk

My latest Guardian dispatch from Norfolk: on foraging, courgettes, Richard Mabey, and preparing for the apocalypse.
Foraging In Norfolk Reviewed by Tom Cox on 07:36:00 Rating: 5 My latest Guardian dispatch from Norfolk: on foraging, courgettes, Richard Mabey, and preparing for the apocalypse.
Thursday, 8 September 2011
Porpoises, a "tug off" war, and the meaning of being local Reviewed by Tom Cox on 01:57:00 Rating: 5 My latest country column for the Guardian.
Straight Man By Richard Russo
01:52:00

Straight Man By Richard Russo

Straight Man By Richard Russo Reviewed by Tom Cox on 01:52:00 Rating: 5 The second of my columns for The Guardian Books section.
Thursday, 11 August 2011
The Day An Alpaca Flobbed On My Beard
01:04:00

The Day An Alpaca Flobbed On My Beard

The Day An Alpaca Flobbed On My Beard Reviewed by Tom Cox on 01:04:00 Rating: 5 My latest country column for The Guardian's Life And Style Section.
Thursday, 4 August 2011
The Feud by Thomas Berger Reviewed by Tom Cox on 02:55:00 Rating: 5 A piece for Guardian Books
Friday, 15 July 2011
'Wild Swimming' - It's A Bit Like Calling Lawn-Mowing 'Wild Vacuuming' Reviewed by Tom Cox on 01:29:00 Rating: 5 My latest country column for The Guardian.
Wednesday, 6 July 2011
How To Write A Literary Novel: A Few Pointers For Getting Started
12:53:00

How To Write A Literary Novel: A Few Pointers For Getting Started

* Writing a literary novel is incredibly tough, so you should be well-prepared for the fact that life is not going to be normal while you...
How To Write A Literary Novel: A Few Pointers For Getting Started Reviewed by Tom Cox on 12:53:00 Rating: 5 * Writing a literary novel is incredibly tough, so you should be well-prepared for the fact that life is not going to be normal while you...
Tuesday, 5 July 2011
Walking Cornwall's Lizard Peninsula
06:48:00

Walking Cornwall's Lizard Peninsula

Walking Cornwall's Lizard Peninsula Reviewed by Tom Cox on 06:48:00 Rating: 5 A piece I wrote for last weekend's Financial Times.
Wednesday, 8 June 2011
"I'M GOING TO HAVE A WAZ ON THE COMPOST NOW."
07:56:00

"I'M GOING TO HAVE A WAZ ON THE COMPOST NOW."

My latest country column - on gardening with my dad - for The Guardian's Life And Style Section.
"I'M GOING TO HAVE A WAZ ON THE COMPOST NOW." Reviewed by Tom Cox on 07:56:00 Rating: 5 My latest country column - on gardening with my dad - for The Guardian's Life And Style Section.
Monday, 16 May 2011
Why I Love Scarecrows: A Column For The Guardian
13:25:00

Why I Love Scarecrows: A Column For The Guardian

The first of my new monthly countryside columns for the The Guardian's Life And Style section...
Why I Love Scarecrows: A Column For The Guardian Reviewed by Tom Cox on 13:25:00 Rating: 5 The first of my new monthly countryside columns for the The Guardian's Life And Style section...
Wednesday, 11 May 2011
Happy 20th Birthday Sloan: The Band That Most Made Me Want To Write For A Living
10:02:00

Happy 20th Birthday Sloan: The Band That Most Made Me Want To Write For A Living

All writers have an early turning point or moment of encouragement that kicks off their career in earnest, gives them that little extra pus...
Happy 20th Birthday Sloan: The Band That Most Made Me Want To Write For A Living Reviewed by Tom Cox on 10:02:00 Rating: 5 All writers have an early turning point or moment of encouragement that kicks off their career in earnest, gives them that little extra pus...