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Euro Noir by Barry Forshaw review Euro Noir offers an exhilarating, whistle-stop tour of Europe viewed through its crime fiction Continue reading...
The Guardian | 14 hours, 10 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Book News: Thomas Berger, Author Of 'Little Big Man,' Dies Also: A survey suggests that the dispute between Amazon and Hachette may be deterring customers; Harper Lee apparently has questionable taste in coffee.
NPR.org | 14 hours, 10 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
London Through The Eyes Of Dickens In 'The Victorian City' Most of us, when we think of Victorian London, think of the work of Charles Dickens. Historian Judith Flanders' uses Dickens' words to paint a vivid portrait of a vibrant but troubled city.
NPR.org | 14 hours, 36 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Year of the Rat by Clare Furniss review 'Pearl's troubles and difficulties are so heartfelt, so excellently written, that I found myself drained when I came to the end of the book' Continue reading...
The Guardian | 14 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Chuck Palahniuk outlines Fight Club comic book sequel: 'Tyler's maybe been around for centuries' Ahead of a Comic-Con conversation with David Fincher, Chuck Palahniuk has opened up about the forthcoming comic book sequel to his novel Fight Club Continue reading...
The Guardian | 15 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
A book for the beach: The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins Unfolding in unhurried episodes, this 'first and best of modern English detective novels' is perfectly paced for stints on the sand Continue reading...
The Guardian | 15 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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How to draw a baby The creator of The Queen's Knickers and the Royal Nappy and now The Prince and the Potty teaches us how draw a baby, on the occasion of Prince George's first birthday Continue reading...
The Guardian | 17 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Emil and the Detectives by Erich Kastner - review 'My favourite character was Emil, because he stopped at nothing to find Mr Grundeis!' Continue reading...
The Guardian | 17 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Top 10 animal villains From the Beatrix Potter's mean mouse Samuel Whiskers to The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe's cruel Captain Maugrim, Piers Torday chooses the most chillingly evil animals in childrens books Find out more about Piers Torday and his book The Dark Wild in o
The Guardian | 18 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Guardian children's fiction prize book club: The Dark Wild by Piers Torday Find out all about Piers Torday's The Dark Wild the third book under the spotlight in the Guardian children's fiction prize series Discover more about all the longlisted books Enter the Guardian young critics competition Continue reading...
The Guardian | 18 hours, 39 minutes ago | comment? | recommend