Authors Howard Jacobson, Simon Sebag Montefiore and Simon Schama, together with Pottermore chair Neil Blair, have called on Labour to drain the antisemitism “that lies like a... Read more
Walker Books celebrate 30 years of We're Going on a Bear Hunt in this week's pictures round-up, while Stephen Fry hosts Hay Festival Foundation's annual... Read more
Historian Simon Schama has been shortlisted for the £30,000 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2017 for his book chronicling four centuries of Jewish history.... Read more
Television presenter Simon Schama has signed a book deal for Return of the Tribes, which will go beyond the headlines to unearth the “deep, ancient roots... Read more
This week features a Canadian in London, crowdfunded copies of a book about Brexit and the Columbian ambassador to the UK.
Simon Schama, Germaine Greer, Salman Rushdie and Caitlin Moran are just some of the writers and thinkers lined up to take part in this year’s... Read more
The Bodley Head and the Financial Times have launched their fourth annual essay writing prize.
This year’s winner of the Financial Times/Bodley Head essay prize, Ed Posnett, has secured two book deals with Viking America and the Bodley Head. Patrick... Read more
Howard Jacobson, Tracy Chevalier and Simon Schama are among the names taking part in Jewish Book Week 2015. The annual celebration of international arts and... Read more
Simon Schama (pictured), Gary Shteyngart and Thomas Harding are among the authors longlisted for the JQ-Wingate Literary Prize. The £4,000 annual prize is awarded to... Read more