Brian Van Reet


The Guardian’s Best Fiction of 2017
30 November 2017, 14:53
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Spoils makes the list, compiled by Justine Jordan:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/nov/30/best-books-fiction-2017

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The Guardian’s 2017 Booker Long List: Who Should Be on It
27 July 2017, 12:26
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Spoils gets a nice mention by Justine Jordan. Alas, the judges saw it differently. Congratulations to the listed authors.

https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2017/jul/26/the-man-booker-prize-2017-longlist-who-should-be-on-it

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“The first book interview” in The Guardian
15 June 2017, 16:06
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Spent some time with Richard Lea for this piece:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jun/15/brian-van-reet-the-iraq-war-feels-like-it-happened-in-a-past-life-or-in-a-dream

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“Point of View” Essay in The Guardian
20 May 2017, 06:17
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A piece in today’s Guardian about war and storytelling:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/may/19/war-makes-mortal-enemies-of-people-who-have-never-met

 

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The Guardian’s Review of Spoils
10 May 2017, 12:12
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Review by Marcel Theroux, author of Strange Bodies:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/may/10/spoils-by-brian-van-reet-review-iraq-war

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