Morrissey books

After a career spent in the headlines, a musician’s autobiography is their chance to set the record straight. To puncture or...

James Bond best books

James Bond has crammed a dizzying number of literary adventures into his 60+ years on Her Majesty’s Secret Service. Here are (00)7...

Literary Holiday Reviews

Holiday review sites can be endlessly fascinating sources of literature themselves. People post reviews of trips that are tense,...

Underknown Russian Authors

Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Pushkin, Gogol: Russian literature certainly isn’t lacking in big-hitters. But behind this pantheon lies a...

Roald Dahl - Someone Like You

The assumption that a book will always find its audience can be an easy one to make, but for a number of reasons this doesn’t...

Pen names have been a part of the literary landscape for almost as long as there have been pens. They can be playful, opaque, bizarre,...

Book versus film, it’s the great debate of our time—or at least an honourable third place behind chicken versus egg, and Batman/Superman...

Editor's Choice

Whether you love them, hate them, or just want to send them to bed early (it’s no use, they’ll only be reading volume E – H of the...

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