BSLS Reviews

The British Society for Literature and Science reviews books on all aspects of literature and science on the BSLS Reviews website. We aim to be a comprehensive resource on books in the field published since 2010, including subdisciplines such as literature and medicine, cognitive neuroscience criticism, ecocriticism, cyberculture, Gothic and science etc. Please follow these links for all current book reviews by period:

Discounts on OUP titles are available to BSLS members. Palgrave are offering an introductory discount on the Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine for BSLS members.

If you would like to submit a book to be reviewed, contact Dr Franziska Kohlt, BSLS Reviews Editor.

If you would like to review books, please email Franziska Kohlt, the General Reviews Editor, at, letting her know your particular field of interest. It would be very helpful if you could propose particular books you'd like to review.

If you would like to review a book published by Cambridge University Press, please contact Harriet Newnes, Assistant Reviews Editor (Cambridge University Press), at

We're currently seeking reviewers for these books - please email the relevant editor if you are interested in reviewing them, including a brief CV with details of academic or professional background, and previous reviewing experience.

These are the books we currently have under review.

These are some of the most recent reviews (listed in chronological order, most recent at the bottom)

Reviews are also listed by author and titleby date of publication and by reviewer.