It's rare to meet a person who hasn't thought at some stage in their life, "I want to write a book." Whether its memoir, fiction, a children's picture book, creative non-fiction, historical or erotica,
Sometimes books are funny. Other times, according to stock photos, they are really, really, maniacally hilarious: "Something is rotten in the state of Denmark." "God is dead. God remains dead. And we killed
I'm a huge admirer of literary fiction and of edgy, ground-breaking, literary fiction in particular: Nineteen Eighty-Four, Brave New World, Fahrenheit 451, The Jungle. The list goes on, but each work (and
“When I close a book I open life… I learned about life from life itself, love I learned in a single kiss…” “A book is proof that humans are capable of working magic,” cosmic sage Carl Sagan memorably Books,
The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly. Marxist philosopher Slavoj Žižek — who is one of the world's most prominent living public intellectuals — has been accused
I was lucky enough to come up as a journalist working for the legendary Art Cooper, at GQ. Art was one of the last lions of literary journalism, both an exceptionally keen editor and stylist to his core.
The home of author Nick Spalding is striking, owing to the lack of books. There is no sign of the bulging bookcases and reams of paper you might expect in a writer's den. Instead, a tablet computer lies