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Who says children's books can't be great literature?

It's been a strange few days. On Friday afternoon, I uploaded a screenshot of a university website to Twitter. A few minutes later, it went viral; over the weekend, the internet went ballistic. On Monday, the university changed its website.<p>It was all started by Richard Cooper (@RichardHCooper), a …

Beyond Sherlock: are there any good detective novels for teens?

Teens drawn to whodunnits by Benedict Cumberbatch's TV portrayal of Sherlock Holmes have a wealth of modern day detective novels to move onto<p>Can you suggest a good detective/crime novel for this age group? Email us at childrens.books@guardian.co.uk or tweet @GdnChildrensBks and we'll add it …

19 Quirky Conundrums Only Book Lovers Understand

An avid reader is one of the best things a person can be. Not only does reading literature enhance your brain's connectivity (because, science!), it also allows you to experience other cultures, and avoid making embarrassing grammatical errors.<p>There are, however, a handful of irksome situations …

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"I couldn’t decide whether to be über polite and say nothing or complain." Jonah Hill reflects upon his audition for The Wolf of Wall Street. http://ow.ly/sqGmf Photograph by Juergen Teller, styled by Edward Enninful.

Meet the new Harry Potter artist, Jim Kay

Jim Kay, the Carnegie medal-winning illustrator of Patrick Ness's A Monster Calls, has been chosen to illustrate all seven Harry Potter books in full colour and design the new book jacket image. He explains how he'll tackle the commission and why it was accompanied by 'an implosion of …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 8 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

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Classic Monsters – Poster Illustrations by Szoki

Classic Monsters.<p>Szoki is the name of the artist who created this set of Art Deco style illustrations of classic monsters such as Frankenstein, …

Art Deco

Matt Smith: 'Doctor Who' Christmas Special Stills!

<b>Matt Smith</b> and <b>Jenna Coleman</b> are front and center on the poster for the <i>Doctor Who Christmas Special</i> titled “The Time of the Doctor”!<p>Here is the …

Iranian Women Find Stylish Ways to Abide by the Government's Strict Dress Code

The Tehran Times is a blog devoted to documenting the style of Iranian women found on the street who have creatively approached the strict government enforced laws placed on how women dress. Retaining a fashionable and artistic flair, the images reveal a generation of women who have taken the …

Trends

From Doctor Who to American Psycho: Matt Smith and other actor rebrands

Matt Smith has ditched Doctor Who for Patrick Bateman in American Psycho. It's quite a contrast, and he's not the first to do this sort of thing. So why do actors love these big switcheroos?<p>Matt Smith really doesn't want to be typecast as the guy from Doctor Who any more. That's why he's starring …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Music

The Week in Review: Nelson Mandela, RIP

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>As just about everyone knows by now, Nelson Mandela, the prominent politician and leader who led South Africa out …

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How To Accept An Award While Smoking A Joint Like Miley Cyrus

Or at least, it's probably a joint since the MTV EMA's took place in Amsterdam this year...

Miley Cyrus

Weekend readers' best photographs: frost

From dogs to tents: your best pictures on this week's theme, frost<p>The next topic is culture (to appear November 23). Email a hi-res image (one per entry), plus a sentence or two about what inspired you to take your photo, to in.pictures@guardian.co.uk by noon on Wednesday November 13; please supply …

Incredible colorized historical photos

Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal. London 1945<p>Hindenburg Disaster – May 6, 1937<p>Japanese Archers circa 1860<p>View from Capitol in Nashville, …

Winners of the International Fine Art Photography Competition 2013

Ready to see a selection of today's best fine art photography? The International Fine Art Photography Competition (Grand Prix de la Dcouverte) has just announced its 2013 winners. Each year, the competition invites emerging and mid-career photographers from around the world to enter their finest …

Art Photography

Human Organs Formed with Wild Plant Arrangements

<b>Lungs</b><p>UK-based, Guatemalan-born artist Camila Carlow was not deterred by the complexity of the human body when she was developing her series <i>Eye Heart Spleen</i>. For the project, she transformed a handful of normally grotesque, bloody organs into an array of greenery and beautiful blossoms.<p>Carlow …

Sculpture

23 Unseen Photos Of Rolling Stones Discovered At US Flea Market

Remember the story of the mysterious photographer Vivian Maier, who's extraordinary images were stumbled upon years after her death?<p>Well, recently …

Articles about 11 creative uses ladders on Dwell.com - Dwell

Stephen Shoup is the kind of person to see potential in things that others might miss.<p>The popular myth claims that cats have nine lives—well, what about a well-worn plank of...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution …

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What do you like with your hot dog? Yellow mustard, sauerkraut, or how about a liberal slathering of Gustave Courbet? http://ow.ly/qpy83

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Why science fiction isn't just for geeky boys

So you think SF is all about monsters and spaceships? Think again. Jennifer Ridyard, co-author of a thrilling new series, says it's a something-for-everyone universe, which asks the most exciting question of all, 'What if...'<p>So you think you don't like science fiction? It's for geeks. It's for …

John Hurt: I thought Doctor Who fans would be loonies but they're charming

The veteran actor talks about blockbusters, the plight of bees – and the buzz he got from playing Doctor Who<p><b>You're in Hungary shooting the $150m film</b> <b>Hercules: The Thracian Wars</b> <b>with Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson. Do you enjoy doing blockbusters?</b><p>Well, it used to mean that you got terrifically well paid, …

David Tennant And Matt Smith Want To Do More 'Doctor Who' Together

Matt Smith and David Tennant may star in future "Doctor Who" adventures together ... if they had their way.<p>While filming the 50th Anniversary Special, "The Day of the Doctor," the two Doctors (Tennant who played the Doctor from 2005-2010 and the current Doctor, Smith who ends his run at the end of …

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