Sinéad Morrissey, Ocean Vuong and Ian Patterson are the winners of the Forward Prizes for Poetry 2017, celebrating the best new poetry published in the British Isles.... Read more
Journalist and broadcaster Andrew Marr is chairing the jury for the 2017 Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Events with Martina Cole, Johnny Marr, Phil Earle, Ed Victor and Jeffrey Archer feature in our picture gallery, along with the Goldsmiths Prize and the... Read more
The BBC today relaunched Love to Read, a campaign that celebrates reading for pleasure, at Hay Festival.
In this extract from The Diamond Queen, Andrew Marr attempts to understand the most famous woman in the world Read more