Kniha: Björkova Sova je ešte napínavejšia ako jeho prvotina Kniha: Björkova Sova je ešte napínavejšia ako jeho prvotina

V lese sa našlo telo tínedžerky Camilly Greenovej, ktorá bola tri mesiace nezvestná. Niekto ju rituálnym spôsobom zavraždil, možno aj týral a mučil.

dnes, 13:25
Sarah Perry: ‘One day I found myself reciting the opening of the novel. I knew the crisis had come’ Sarah Perry: ‘One day I found myself reciting the opening of the novel. I knew the crisis had come’

The novelist on lost notebooks, outrageous bouts of procrastination and why she’s still waiting to become a ‘proper’ writerTo be perfectly frank, I don’t write much. I never have. All my life I’ve done a lot of staring out of bus windows in tears over some imagined tragedy, or having arguments in my head with imagined antagonists, but very little actual writing. I thought one day I’d...

dnes, 12:00
School of Velocity by Eric Beck Rubin review – music, memory and love School of Velocity by Eric Beck Rubin review – music, memory and love

A quiet storm of a novel about the gulf between the openness of youth and the dangerous restraint of middle ageThere are several pianos in Eric Beck Rubin’s debut novel: a Bösendorfer 280 VC, a Grotrian upright, a 48-inch K-400 upright Kawai. A baby grand walnut Bechstein, manoeuvred by crane through a third-floor apartment window into the practice room of its new owner, Jan de Vries, a...

dnes, 11:00
Colm Tóibín: The nightmare before Christmas Colm Tóibín: The nightmare before Christmas

Forget seasonal cheer, Dickens’s A Christmas Carol takes greater pleasure in Scrooge’s ghostly visions than in his redemptionA takes the form of a dark journey of the soul from wilfulness, selfishness, and miserliness towards redemption, generosity and happiness. The figure of Scrooge is initially presented as a man locked into unhappy solitude and petty cruelty, someone whose ungiving,...

dnes, 14:00