September 22, 2014, 21:54
Lena Dunham’s Memoir-ish ‘Not That Kind of Girl’

In her new book of personal essays, “Not That Kind of Girl,” Lena Dunham candidly describes the experience of making her way in the world.

yesterday, 19:43
ArtsBeat: Vintage to Release García Márquez E-Books

Nine of Gabriel García Márquez’s works will be released in digital-format English versions in October.

September 22, 2014, 13:00
Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank - review Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank - review

'This book was interesting because it is a real diary'

yesterday, 16:00
The Last Saturday, by Chris Ware The Last Saturday, by Chris Ware

A brand new graphic novella by the award-winning cartoonist Chris Ware, tracing the lives of six individuals from Sandy Port, Michigan, published in weekly episodes. A new instalment will appear on this page every Friday.Viewing on mobile? Scroll down to the thumbnail image and use the red, touch-controlled viewfinder to navigate around the full strip

September 22, 2014, 11:58
An Event in Autumn review Henning Mankells lugubrious detective Kurt Wallander is back, briefly An Event in Autumn review  Henning Mankells lugubrious detective Kurt Wallander is back, briefly

Published in English for the first time, Mankells delightful novella finds Wallander in typically dejected form

September 21, 2014, 10:30
Hilary Mantel hits back at critics of her Thatcher assassination short story Hilary Mantel hits back at critics of her Thatcher assassination short story

Author says it would be unconscionable to regard such a fictional account as off-limits, as some Tory MPs and rightwing commentators suggest

September 22, 2014, 12:39
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell

Lords and MPs have condemned prize-winning author Hilary Mantel, saying her fantasy of assassinating Margaret Thatcher - written as a short story - is “sick and deranged” and that the author should be investigated by police.

September 21, 2014, 14:03
Ray Bradbury poem about George Bernard Shaw's spade unearthed Ray Bradbury poem about George Bernard Shaw's spade unearthed

Auction of Shaws much-loved spade will include SF legends unpublished tribute to the playwright and his garden implement

September 22, 2014, 16:37
Hilary Mantels Thatcher assassination story: is thought a crime in the UK now? Hilary Mantels Thatcher assassination story: is thought a crime in the UK now?

Lord Bell has condemned Mantels The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher and called for the police to investigate. But exactly what crime has been committed here?

September 22, 2014, 15:26