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The Pope’s New York Tour in Photos

Pope Francis’s recently concluded visit to New York felt, at times, like the famous encounter between the Prophet Elijah and God, on Mount Horeb: “And, behold, the Lord passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and brake in pieces the rocks before the Lord.” There were traffic jams …

Lisbeth Salander: The Girl Who Survived Her Creator

A new follow-up to Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy raises the question of whether iconic literary heroes belong to writers or readers.<p>In a 2010 piece for <i>Slate</i>, Michael Newman argued that Lisbeth Salander, the brilliant, fearsome hacker heroine of the hit Millennium series, deserves better than …

What It's Like to Live Inside the Legendary Paris Bookstore Shakespeare & Co.

I found a momentary home among the "Tumbleweeds" in the store that's given shelter to authors since the days of Joyce.<p>George Whitman opened the legendary bookshop now known as Shakespeare and Company in the shadow of Notre Dame in Paris in 1951, and having spent all his money on the shop he slept …

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Bestsellers<p>1<p>Madeleine Albright<p>£16.99 £14.44<p>Add to basket<p>2<p>Thor Hanson<p>£16.99 £11.99<p>Add to basket<p>3<p>Seamus Heaney<p>£10.99 £9.34<p>Add to basket<p>4<p>Anthony Quinn<p>£14.99 £10.99<p>Add to basket<p>5<p>Hernan Diaz<p>£9.99 £8.49<p>Add to basket<p>6<p>Isabella Tree<p>£20.00 £17.00<p>Add to basket<p>7<p>David Sedaris<p>£16.99 £12.99<p>Add to basket<p>8<p>Craig …

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Ted Hughes poem 'inspired by row with Sylvia Plath shortly before she died'

The poem written by Ted Hughes about the night his first wife, the poet Sylvia Plath, died was inspired by a row the couple had about her leaving the country, according to a biography. The poem, entitled Last Letter, was unearthed by Melvyn Bragg for the first time in 2010 and describes what …

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Where My Heart Used to Beat by Sebastian Faulks, review: 'a masterpiece'

Sebastian Faulks’s 13th novel is the work of a man with an eerie mastery of the form in its modern, popular incarnation. There is everything here: love, loss, death, war, history, memory, ideas, travel, friendship, rivalry, chance – and sex, plenty of that.<p>It comes in an immaculately crafted …

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