Related Program: Morning Edition Hatchet Job Award Honors Bad Writing By editor • Jan 11, 2012 Related Program: Morning Edition TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / There's a new award for brutal book reviews in Britain: the Hatchet Job of the Year Award. A Julian Barnes book is dismissed as "just so... average." A biography of Martin Amis is called "spectacularly bad writing about spectacularly good writing." TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.