Literature

Literature

Bookshop Sales

I read a piece somewhere recently (I don’t recall where exactly) which said that now is not a good time to buy books in the sales as...

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John Le Carré

An awesome piece by John Le Carré in The Observer this weekend, about his father Ronnie....

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100 Books

Well the BBC for ages have been collating the nations favourite Big Reads, and some while ago published to top 100. This has now been...

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Kurt Wallander

Thank goodness. Someone’s put together a Kurt Wallander website in English detailing the publishing order of the Wallander series of...

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Edward Said Dies

Very sad to hear that Edward Said has died. Another obituary is to be found here....

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Spiders

Spiders is an excellent web comic that I’ve seen referenced a couple of times in the last week....

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Halo Jones and Ian Gibson

Now that I have the blog up and running, I suddenly got in a bit of a Halo Jones mood, and decided to search for pictures. But what do you,...

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BBC Big Read Top 100

Well the BBC’s top 100 books have been published, and they’re a bit disappointing. Harry Potter’s there in abundance...