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The 100 greatest novels of all time

<b>Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust</b><p>100 <b>The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien (1954-55)</b><p>Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying a cursed ring, in Tolkien's epic trilogy. WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures …

Mary Berry and the British food revolution

Mary Berry's popularity at the Hay Festival shows that food has become an essential ingredient on the literary and thoughtful festival circuit, says Sarah Crompton<p>The new President of the <b>Hay Festival</b>, Stephen Fry, the writer, actor and comedian, gave a short inaugural address, while standing on a …

Asian Beef & Noodle Soup with 5-Ingredients Beef Broth

Asian Beef & Noodle Soup with 5-Ingredients Beef Broth<p>Ingredients<p>Marinated Steaks:<p>200g beef fillets<p>1 Tbsp Thai green curry paste<p>1 Tbsp cooking …

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Flight 370: Pilots Desperately Tried To Land In Maldives After Cockpit Fire?

As residents of the Maldives reported seeing a ‘low-flying jumbo jet’ on March 18, a new theory suggests that flames ripped through the Malaysia …

9 Places We Never Remember To Put Sunscreen

We all know we should wear sunscreen. Whether or not we do -- or do so correctly -- is a horse of a different color.<p>But skin cancer remains the most common form of cancer in the U.S., and more than 9,000 people died from aggressive skin cancers in 2010, the most recent year from which data is …

Britain’s Got Talent 2014 – Ant & Dec press the Golden Buzzer and we meet our semi-finalists

Ah the end of the auditions, I’m always sad to see them finish. But it does mean we now have our semi-finalists and yes as usual some very odd …

Emma Watson Can Get Away With A Graduation Day Selfie. You Can’t.

Emma Watson graduated from Brown University today (IN THIS ECONOMY?!?), which gives me an excuse to talk about one of my favorite stories in Film Drunk history.<p>The insider says Watson didn’t shy away from class participation and often would “answer something in class and get it right,” calling the …

“Mad Men’s” great influence: A show’s secrets, hidden in plain sight

<b>Jon Hamm in "Mad Men" (AMC/Michael Yarish/amc)</b><p>Stop looking for Sharon Tate allusions. Matthew Weiner’s true muse might be John Cheever’s suburban short stories<p>Rebecca Makkai<p>May 25, 2014 8:30pm (UTC)<p>If you are, like me, going through the pangs of "Mad Men" withdrawal (half a season? a whole year?), …

Santa Montefiore: 'I have been seeing spirits for as long as I can remember'

Is there anybody out there? Oh yes, says writer Santa Montefiore, who has been seeing spirits and honing her psychic powers for years<p>It was the middle of the night when I woke up with a jolt. Opening my eyes, I found myself looking into the face of a total stranger. A middle-aged man was leaning …

Summer 2014 Reading List: 21 Books to Take to the Beach

The summer reading season is almost here and hopefully you will have time for some good books while you’re traveling, sitting on a beach or just finding some shade at home. There’s nothing on TV and the weather is beautiful, so why not use this time to make a serious dent in those books you’ve been …

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Cook the Book: 'The New Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone' by Deborah Madison

I was ten years old when Deborah Madison's pioneering cookbook, <i>Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone</i>, was released. My family didn't eat many vegetarian meals back then; if we did, it was often something pasta- and cheese-based, as was common in the mid-90s. So I never saw a copy of the book until much …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

Inside the mind of a MasterChef champion: Ping Coombes

Ever sat shouting instructions at the TV screen as culinary hopefuls sauté themselves silly trying for that MasterChef crown? We have. But while …