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01 Feb '16, 07:28am
A muse of a different kind
A muse of a different kind

How a centuries-old poem hints at Shakespeare’s herbal ‘muse’.

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27 Jan '16, 10:45am
Noah writes book about personal journey
Noah writes book about personal journey

"I couldn't find a good book about myself so I decided to write one," says SA's top comedian Trevor Noah.

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26 Jan '16, 06:40am
Rowling’s award not just for writing
Rowling’s award not just for writing

JK Rowling to receive PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award for literary and charitable work.

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22 Jan '16, 09:46am
Top 8 book to film adaptations
Top 8 book to film adaptations

The book adaptation is one of the biggest and most successful film genres.

Books
20 Jan '16, 12:01am
Caitlyn Jenner to release tell-all
Caitlyn Jenner to release tell-all

Cait and journalist Buzz Bissinger's upcoming project has "the potential to be a really important book".

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12 Jan '16, 1:00pm
The Ladybird Book of the Hipster
The Ladybird Book of the Hipster

The latest in a series of Ladybird books for grown-ups.

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08 Jan '16, 10:00am
Struggling with Mein Kampf
Struggling with Mein Kampf

New copies of Hitler's “Mein Kampf” will hit bookstores in Germany for the first time since World War II.

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23 Dec '15, 3:02pm
Row over re-print of ‘Mein Kampf’
Row over re-print of ‘Mein Kampf’

For the first time since Hitler's death, Germany is publishing the Nazi leader's political treatise "Mein Kampf".

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01 Dec '15, 08:05am
Avoid bad sex
Avoid bad sex

To avoid the Bad Sex Award, here's some advice for new writers...

Books
27 Nov '15, 12:43am
Pope Francis biopic's release date set
Pope Francis biopic's release date set

Argentinian actor Rodrigo de la Serna - Che Guevara's sidekick in The Motorcycle Diaries - plays the lead.

Books
20 Nov '15, 12:00am
BOY WONDER: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
BOY WONDER: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

This month, Jeff Kinney published the 10th book in his blockbusting Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.

Books
20 Nov '15, 05:55am
Simon reveals ‘heinous’ sexual encounter
Simon reveals ‘heinous’ sexual encounter

Carly Simon reveals a sexual encounter at the age of seven that 'changed her view about sex' for years.

Books
18 Nov '15, 2:30pm
Pope answers kid’s questions in book
Pope answers kid’s questions in book

A new book from Pope Francis includes is answers to handwritten letters from children around the world.

Books
18 Nov '15, 2:00pm
McConaughey for the Dark Tower?
McConaughey for the Dark Tower?

Matthew McConaughey is in talks to star in the film adapations of Stephen King’s 'The Dark Tower'.

Books
18 Nov '15, 10:31am
A ‘strong contender’ for Bad Sex Award
A ‘strong contender’ for Bad Sex Award

Singer Morrissey's novel made him a literary laughing stock. Now he's up for a very un-sexy prize.