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Mockingbird’s ‘sequel’ Go Set a Watchman was written first so it might be truer to Harper Lee’s original vision<p>On Tuesday, I came out of a meeting to find a barrage of messages with the news that Harper Lee has written a sequel to her classic 1960 novel <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i> and will be publishing …

Literature

The Workout That Burns Fat Seriously Fast

Can you keep up with the winner of Men’s Health’s Next Top Trainer?<p>Justin Miller<p>This high-intensity cardio challenge will give you a taste of The Anarchy Workout, the newest fitness DVD from <i>Men’s Health</i>.<p>Creator Andy Speer—winner of the first-ever <i>Men’s Health Next Top Trainer</i> competition—was able to …

Exercise

Our favourite authors choose their favourite books of the year

<b>Last month we unveiled the Globe 100 – our annual list of the best books of the year. We asked some of the authors on that list to share their favourite reads of 2014 – the books that surprised them and thrilled them, excited them and inspired them. There’s no better way to spend the holidays than</b> …

Book of the Year: Guantanamo

In light of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence's recently released "Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program," conveniently timed to coincide with the annual onslaught of the literary blogosphere's <i>best of</i> lists, leaned against December's door …

Happy Holidays and Happy Reading! A Book Gift Guide

The holidays are coming and you know what that means... It's that time of year when you start looking for inspiring gift ideas to give to friends and family! Sure you can give gift cards or clothes, but why not give something that is a bit more meaningful?<p>Everybody loves a good book! Whether you …

What does the Guardian bookshop's 2014 bestsellers list tell us about our readers?

Each year, at around this time, we embark upon the strangely fascinating task of compiling the list of bestselling books through the Guardian bookshop over the previous 12 months. What we end up with is always a top 10 that varies wildly from every other UK book retailer, and a unique insight into …

THE ROUNDUP

Yakupov’s usage, Oilers fire goalie coach, Canucks player grades, Pat Quinn, Flames luck, Leafs fenwick, gassing the salute, and more in this weeks …

The Globe 100: The best books of 2014

<i>Globe Books editors and reviewers name their favourite reads of the year, from fiction to poetry to kids' picks - and everything in between</i><p><b>On the mark: Books editor Mark Medley's 5 favourite books of the year</b><p><i>All My Puny Sorrows</i>, by Miriam Toews (Knopf Canada) A harrowing but ultimately uplifting …

OHL hits pair of players with 15-game suspensions for vile comments

Two players in the Ontario Hockey League were suspended Wednesday for 15 games apiece after they made misogynistic comments on social media. The OHL …

​This Chart Helps You Choose the Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

Different sunglasses look better on different faces. Sure, you could try them all out until you find one that works, but if you need a little help, …

Pregame Preview: Canucks vs Oilers

Thomas Vanek not involved in money laundering scheme, agent says

Thomas Vanek's name surfaced during a plea agreement from an alleged bookmaker in Rochester, N.Y., facing money laundering charges. Vanek's agent …

Alexandre Burrows suspended 3 games

Eye Test: Making sense of Alex Ovechkin, "The Great -35"

As Alex Ovechkin’s plus/minus rating plummeted last season (eventually landing at –35), a debate raged: Was the star’s defensive effort horrendous, …

Leah McLaren: Renée Zellweger makes us face a cultural fallacy

Renée Zellweger is my celebrity look alike – or at least she was until last Tuesday. For years, people have told me I look like her. Same squinty-eyed smile and chipmunk cheeks, same stringy blonde hair and embarrassed smile that says, "Please stop staring at me, okay? Please? Hey look over there, …

Ottawa shooting: The face-to-face encounter that ended the attack on Parliament

It is the critical moment of the attack on Parliament Hill: Before any more lives could be taken by gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, he is shot dead by …