The 40 best young adult books of 2014 The 40 best young adult books of 2014

The must-read young adult fiction (YA) novels released in 2014 so far

November 25, 2014, 13:41
Top 10 things you didn’t know about Peter Pan Top 10 things you didn’t know about Peter Pan

Peter Glanville digs out some amazing facts about Fairy Dust and why the most famous lines of the play were cut during productions of the show playing during the first world war

November 25, 2014, 9:00
Books of The Times: Michael Connelly’s 'The Burning Room' Revisits Harry Bosch

Michael Connelly continues his Harry Bosch series in “The Burning Room,” with a recent death that actually goes back a decade.

November 24, 2014, 23:20
The best books of 2014 The best books of 2014

The must-read novels, memoirs and history books released in 2014 so far

November 25, 2014, 17:00
Long-lost letter that inspired Kerouac's On the Road to go up for auction Long-lost letter that inspired Kerouac's On the Road to go up for auction

Written by friend and muse Neal Cassady, the Joan Anderson Letter was believed lost after the poet Allen Ginsburg tried to get it published in 1968

November 23, 2014, 18:03
Love letters to libraries: Chris Riddell Love letters to libraries: Chris Riddell

From his first adventures in reading, to the librarians who inspired him, follow illustrator Chris Riddell’s graphic journey through life-changing books - exclusively for the Guardian

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50 best cult books 50 best cult books

Jack Kerouac, Joseph Heller, JD Salinger and Thomas Pynchon are among the authors chosen by our critics for the 50 best cult books

November 24, 2014, 10:51
Freddie Mercury, The Great Pretender: a Life in Pictures Freddie Mercury, The Great Pretender: a Life in Pictures

Rare and unseen pictures from new book about Freddie Mercury, who died on November 24 1991

November 24, 2014, 10:26
Jacqueline Woodson: 'I don't want anyone to feel invisible' Jacqueline Woodson: 'I don't want anyone to feel invisible'

The children’s author, whose triumph at the National Book awards was marred by a racist gaffe, on swimming against the tide in a white industry and how her own story is entwined with that of America

November 25, 2014, 14:30