We Were Liars By Emily Lockhart - review

Guardian Books - 1 hour 48 min ago
'Regardless of the many hints the author gives, you will never guess the ending' Continue reading...






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The Giver, review: 'mundane sci-fi'

Telegraph - 1 hour 58 min ago
This Logan's Run rehash is pretty but lame, says Anna Smith






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100 funny jokes by 100 comedians

Telegraph - 3 hours 9 min ago
Check out this list of 100 great jokes by Groucho Marx, Robin Williams, Chris Rock and more






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Haruki Murakami's illustrated The Strange Library exclusive preview

Guardian Books - 3 hours 34 min ago

A schoolboy pops into the library to find a book on taxation in the Ottoman empire this is his first mistake. The quest for knowledge takes an unexpected turn in Haruki Murakamis The Strange Library, published for the first time in English this December. Get a sneak preview of Ted Goossens translation in an exclusive gallery of pages from the illustrated edition

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Alan Moore takes cult horror comic Crossed into the future

Guardian Books - 4 hours 11 min ago

Series creator Garth Ennis says its like Jimi Hendrix wants to sing my songs, as Moore signs up to write six issues of Crossed set in a future world

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As Red As Blood by Salla Simukka - review

Guardian Books - 4 hours 48 min ago
'I think it's really cool to read a book that's been translated from a different language' Continue reading...






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#FutureChat: Can we float more indie boats?

FutureBook - 4 hours 49 min ago

Join us Friday for a #FutureChat session with The Bookseller’s FutureBook community. We’ll be live on Twitter, at 4 p.m. London time, 11 a.m. New York time, 8 a.m. Los Angeles, 5 p.m. Berlin, 3 p.m. GMT.  

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The best history and war books of 2014

Telegraph - 5 hours 8 min ago
The must-read history books released in 2014 so far. Updated weekly






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Best novels and fiction books of 2014

Telegraph - 5 hours 18 min ago
The must-read novels and short story collections released in 2014 so far. Updated weekly






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Sixty years on, the strange life of Guinness World Records

Telegraph - 5 hours 48 min ago
Matthew Sweet visits the planet's most eccentric organisation






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The best books of 2014

Telegraph - 5 hours 48 min ago
The must-read novels, memoirs and history books released in 2014 so far






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Modernity Britain: A Shake of the Dice, 1959-62 by David Kynaston review humorous, compassionate and shrewd

Guardian Books - 6 hours 48 min ago
'Don't forget the fruit gums, Mum!' how we became a nation of consumers Continue reading...






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Tease by Amanda Maciel - review

Guardian Books - 7 hours 48 min ago
'Every side of the story whether there are two or two-hundred sides deserves to be heard' Continue reading...






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Mr Mac and Me by Esther Freud review meeting Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Guardian Books - 7 hours 48 min ago
An oblique portrait of the Scottish architect and designer's retreat to the Suffolk coast during the first world war Continue reading...






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Teenage Jack Kerouac: in love with a goddess and dreaming of sex

Guardian Books - 8 hours 48 min ago

A newly discovered cache of letters by the On the Road writer shows him drunk on romance and honing his literary skills

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How to draw a pooping dinosaur

Guardian Books - 8 hours 48 min ago
Garry Parsons gives us a quite disgusting lesson in drawing a dinosaur answering nature's call, a common enough scene from The Dinosaur That Pooped by Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, from McFly. So pencils and pens at the ready to draw the thing that everybody does, even a dinosaur

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Tom and Dougie's top 10 poop stories for children

Guardian Books - 8 hours 49 min ago

Like most kids, Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter (who also happen to be members of McFly) were obsessed by poo and dinosaurs when they were younger. They never grew out of their obsession which led to writing their rude best-selling books The Dinosaur That Pooped series. Here Tom and Dougie share their favourite childrens stories with added poo

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This Is Bacon by Kitty Hauser review nicely subversive

Guardian Books - 9 hours 18 min ago
A punchy introduction to an artist who attracts high scholarship and low gossip Continue reading...






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