The Bone People by Keri Hulme

 Well, the big one. The Bone People by Keri Hulme. On my shelf for the best part of 30 years, which is apparently just over twice as long as it took to write. Often thought of (well, by me at least) as ‘unreadable’, it won the Booker Prize in 1985 after a judges’ bust-up: prize judge Joanna…