Tony Robinson (known for presenting Time Team and – for retro TV fans – his role as Baldrick in historical comedy Blackadder) has beaten off the competition to win himself […]
Mental health nurse Nathan Filer has won Britain’s Costa Book Award for his saga of schizophrenia, “The Shock of the Fall.”
Nathan Filer still does the odd Sunday shift as a registered mental health nurse, although they may well become less frequent after his debut novel – originally the subject of […]
One of the Four Ancient Books of Wales has appeared online for the first time, the last of them to go live. The 13th Century Book of Aneirin, owned by […]
He is one of Romania’s greatest writers, but his work couldn’t be found in bookstores. Now, they are finally getting their place back on the shelf.
A book telling the story of the hunt for the elusive Higgs boson has won the 2013 Royal Society Winton Prize.
The winners of the 64th annual National Book Awards were announced at a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The fiction prize went to James McBride for […]
China is to take part in the Istanbul Book Fair as guest of honor, bringing 2,000-plus publications as well as influential authors and artists.
The first Asterix comic book in eight years is to be released on Thursday and, until now, the contents of Asterix and the Picts have been cloaked with the same […]
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