Novelists Reimagine and Update Shakespeare’s Plays

The project’s roster of stylistically diverse writers includes Jeanette Winterson, Gillian Flynn, Jo Nesbo, Edward St. Aubyn and Tracy Chevalier.

dnes, 0:50
What's the best poetry for children?

Poetry recommendations for you’ve grown out of rhyming picture books and aren’t old enough for teen reads from The Book Doctor, including Laura Dockrill, Malorie Blackman, Sarah Crossan and Rachel RooneyI always read loads of poetry books when I was little, picture books like The Gruffalo, and I loved them. I love writing my own poetry now, but where can I find books for my in- between age of...

včera, 16:41
A Literary Agency’s Future Is Uncertain After Its Founder’s Death

Carmen Balcells, whose agency represents, among others, the estate of Gabriel García Márquez, died while negotiating with potential buyers.

včera, 20:01
Ta-Nehisi Coates, David Simon and more discuss race in America

A New Yorker festival panel including Danai Gurira, Jesse Williams and Claudia Rankine tackle police brutality – and the construct of whitenessIf there were a Lollapalooza of social justice thinkers, it would probably look something like this. With a focus on the racial upheaval and activism that has traced the deaths of black Americans starting with and right through , and, the ’s Sunday...

včera, 18:11
Anna Gavalda: Chcel by som, aby ma niekto niekde čakal Anna Gavalda:  Chcel by som, aby ma niekto niekde čakal

Zbierka poviedok je literárnym debutom dnes už známej francúzskej autorky. Kniha obsahuje 19 krátkych poviedok napísaných strohým, presným štýlom.

dnes, 6:37
Miloš Janoušek: Testament Miloš Janoušek: Testament

Známy pesničkár a publicista prichádza s novou zbierkou poviedok.

dnes, 6:37
Why is there so much poetry in YA/teen lit?

From Walt Whitman in John Green’s Paper Towns to Dylan Thomas in Ally Condie’s Matched, YA ficton is full of poems and poetic references. Ciara Murphy wonders whyMany times in YA fiction,I find authors with a strange addiction,For referencing poetry in their book,And encouraging us to take a look.So from and to Cassandra Clare,Here’s some examples we’d like to share! Related:

včera, 20:59
Kniha týždňa: Gustáv Husák bol predurčený pre politiku Kniha týždňa: Gustáv Husák bol predurčený pre politiku

Vo vydavateľstve Marenčin PT vyšla kniha historika Tomáša Černáka Husák / Mladé roky Gustáva Husáka 1913 – 1939. Kniha je prínosom pre pochopenie Husáka.

dnes, 8:37
The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz review – Lisbeth lives…

This continuation of Stieg Larsson’s Salander-Blomkvist saga is welcome treatIan Fleming gave us 14 James Bond books; Agatha Christie wrote 33 Hercule Poirot novels; Arthur Conan Doyle penned a total of 60 Sherlock Holmes stories. It wasn’t enough; we wanted more, and their estates obliged, with official follow-ups penned in recent years by major names from Sebastian Faulks () to Anthony...

dnes, 9:30
Zomrel autor detektívok Švéd Henning Mankell Zomrel autor detektívok Švéd Henning Mankell

Vo veku 67 rokov v pondelok 5. októbra zomrel preslávený švédsky autor detektívok Henning Mankell. Informovala o tom agentúra AFP s odvolaním sa na jeho vydavateľa.

včera, 14:37