Killers of the King: The Men Who Dared to Execute Charles I review Killers of the King: The Men Who Dared to Execute Charles I  review

This high-octane story of Roundheads and revenge, heroes and villains, is rather cavalier with its sources

dnes, 12:00
Horror From Cemetery Dance, EC Archives, Centipede Press

On Halloween, a look at three small publishers of horror novels and comics.

včera, 23:23
Books of The Times: Emily St. John Mandel’s ‘Station Eleven,’ a Flu Apocalypse

Emily St. John Mandel’s novel “Station Eleven” envisions a world in which a strain of flu wipes out most of civilization.

včera, 23:54
British comics superhero Dan Dare set for take off again British comics superhero Dan Dare set for take off again

Pilot of the future marks 65th anniversary with publication of classic stories from the cult comic strip

včera, 19:23
See your ghost in Jonathan Stroud's next book! See your ghost in Jonathan Stroud's next book!

Design your own ghost and enter our competition and your creepy creation could appear in Jonathan Strouds third Lockwood and Co book! Check out

dnes, 10:00
Top 10 must-haves for the modern witch Top 10 must-haves for the modern witch

Wands? Broomsticks? Surely not. Skriders and ready-potions are the latest must-have gadgets in Witchworld, says Emma Fischel

dnes, 12:00
The Game of Our Lives: The Meaning and Making of English Football by David Goldblatt review The Game of Our Lives: The Meaning and Making of English Football by David Goldblatt  review

An enlightening survey of the game in the post-Thatcher era, as it fell prey to nefarious owners and inept administrators

dnes, 14:30
Jeanette Winterson: How pretty do you have to be to work on a building site? Jeanette Winterson: How pretty do you have to be to work on a building site?

Dressed to drill: what message does this hoarding on a Manchester hotel send out about women in the workplace?

dnes, 14:37
Baddies in books: Mrs Danvers a spitefully manipulative bogeywoman Baddies in books: Mrs Danvers  a spitefully manipulative bogeywoman

The head housekeeper in Daphne du Mauriers Rebecca is a vindictive, gloomy presence a haunted house in human form

dnes, 13:35
Prince Lestat by Anne Rice review blood drinkers with iPhones Prince Lestat by Anne Rice review  blood drinkers with iPhones

Rices vampires take on the digital age but have they bitten off more than they can chew?

dnes, 9:00