30 Mar

Lives in Writing by David Lodge

BookLife “Another well-selected book by Vintage by David Lodge, the fiction writer and literary critic of ......
30 Mar

The Insect Farm by Stuart Prebble

BookNoir “Having a single-minded obsession is a personality trait shared by brothers Roger and Jonathan. For ......
30 Mar

Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper

BookDiva “I found this a charming and moving story, which seamlessly weaves together past and present ......
30 Mar

Author Q&A: Hugh Thomson

BookLife Author photo credit: MLR Photo Winner of the inaugural Thwaites Wainwright Prize 2014, Hugh Thomson ......
30 Mar

AUTHOR: CHRIS JORY Q&A

BookDiva What inspired you to write this story? It was really prompted by finding the Georgi ......
30 Mar

Author Chris Jory on The Art of Waiting

BookDiva “Life means love. We are here for love. Only love is real, and everything is ...
30 Mar

The Possession of Mr Cave by Matt Haig

BookHugger *Disclaimer* – I’m a massive fan of Matt Haig – his books and his tweets! ...
30 Mar

The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House by Stephanie Lam

BookNoir "The first time I ever saw Castaway House I knew it was meant to be mine.....Just wait, I thought to myself. You just wa...
30 Mar

The Lady and The Unicorn by Rumer Godden

BookDiva Rumer Godden's The Lady and The Unicorn, which was first published in 1937, is the 630th entry upon the Virago Modern Cl...
30 Mar

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

BookDiva ... a satisfactory conclusion to an atmospheric detective story. All that’s left now is for them’s in the publishing...
30 Mar

An Interview with Phillip Hunter, author of To Kill For

BookChap Author of the Killing Machine trilogy talks gangsters, veterans and redemption
30 Mar

Tigerman by Nick Harkaway

BookChap Harkaway’s third novel, Tigerman, is the real deal. A love letter to comics and superheroes featuring a lonely middle-...
30 Mar

The Ice King by MK Hume

BookChap The warring conclusion to the gripping Twilight of the Celts trilogy
30 Mar

Ghosting by Jonathan Kemp

BookHugger “Woman of a certain age hankers for handsome young man of her youth! There’s more ......
30 Mar

LONDON BOOK FAIR 2015: International Excellence Awards

BookLife In the hurly burly of the fair the International Excellence Awards are a recent innovation celebrating achievement ......
30 Mar

POETRY: One Evening in October I Rowed out on the Lake by Tua Forsstrom

BookHugger In recent years we’ve seen something of an influx of Nordic culture on these shores ......
30 Mar

OUR INTREPID REPORTER on Alan Johnson

BookChap In the first of her reports on individual author sessions from the Words by the ...
27 Mar

Walter Scott Prize 2015 – the shortlist

BookHugger The shortlist for the £30,000 Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2015 was announced earlier ......
26 Mar

Thwaites Wainwright Prize 2015 shortlist

BookLife Publisher Frances Lincoln, in association with the National Trust, has today announced the shortlist for ......
25 Mar

On Immunity: An Inoculation by Eula Biss

BookLife This wide-ranging work of nonfiction explores the facts, myths and metaphors of vaccination....
25 Mar

The Battle of the Villa Fiorita by Rumer Godden

BookDiva 'Rumer Godden's novels pulse with life... It is the vivid colours of Godden's fictional world, her emotional clarity and...