Interviews

Interviews

  • 20 September 2014

    Time for a short story.

  • 20 September 2014

    It was a miserable September day in 1934 at the John Brown shipyard but it did not stop 250,000 people, clad in overcoats and huddling under black umbrellas, turning out to see the much-anticipated launch of ship number 534, soon to be officially named RMS Queen Mary.

  • 13 September 2014

    ESTHER FREUD and I should be sitting amid guttering candles in a room thick with shadows despite a log fire and velvet curtains drawn against midnight fog.

Comment & Debate

Comment & Debate

  • 20 September 2014

    Lately, to cheer me, my husband bought me a collection of stories by Turgenev, jauntily titled Love And Death.

  • 18 September 2014

    With tee-off imminent at Gleneagles for the Ryder Cup, here are ten golf-related books and not an albatross among them...

  • 13 September 2014

    I doubt there are many keen readers who have not, in an idle moment, wondered if they should throw in everything and open a bookshop, preferably in a rural town, far from pollution and noise.

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Reviews

Reviews

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