Children’s Books: 'Hansel & Gretel,' by Neil Gaiman and Lorenzo Mattotti

Neil Gaiman and Lorenzo Mattotti reinvent “Hansel and Gretel.”

October 22, 2014, 18:24
Barnes & Noble, in Reversal, Will Stay in the Bronx

Executives said the bookstore in the Bay Plaza in Co-op City will remain open for at least two more years.

yesterday, 18:34
Night at the bookshop: Waterstones stages a sleepover after a tourist got trapped in the store Night at the bookshop: Waterstones stages a sleepover after a tourist got trapped in the store

After to one of their bookshops, Waterstones are inviting volunteers for a sleepover. Here are ten short books you could read in an evening but what would you do if you could spend the night in a bookshop? Let us know in the comments below

October 21, 2014, 18:17
Barnes & Noble to Leave the Bronx After 15 Years

The bookstore giant, which was wooed and cajoled to come to the borough in the 1990s, plans to close its store in Co-op City in late December.

October 22, 2014, 21:04
Joan Didion documentary to be funded by Kickstarter appeal Joan Didion documentary to be funded by Kickstarter appeal

Authors nephew hopes to complete documentary about one of Americas most esteemed writers with help of crowdfunding site

October 22, 2014, 20:48
Enid Blyton's Magic Faraway Tree heads for big screen Enid Blyton's Magic Faraway Tree heads for big screen

The Magic Faraway Tree stories by Enid Blyton are to be adapted for film by Sam Mendes's production company

October 22, 2014, 7:00
Sufism: a natural antidote to fanaticism Sufism: a natural antidote to fanaticism

Jason Webster on why the republication of Idries Shah book about Sufism whose enthusiasts have included William Churchill, Ted Hughes and Doris Lessing couldnt be more timely

yesterday, 14:59
A childs eye view of death: the power of picture books to explain A childs eye view of death: the power of picture books to explain

Death and bereavement are difficult facts for parents to teach small children, made harder still if they are grieving themselves. But many authors have found elegant ways to start the process

October 21, 2014, 16:06
Books of The Times: John Berryman Is Reconsidered in 4 New Books

Several new books include works of, and details about, the poet John Berryman, who would have been 100 this year.

October 20, 2014, 16:43