A Good Read 5 July 2016: Alex Jones & Victoria Hislop

Alex Jones and Victoria Hislop talk about their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert.


$3.2 million worth of rare stolen books have been found under a house in rural Romania.

When a group of thieves stole $3.2 million worth of rare books from a London warehouse in 2017, incl...

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Rebels with a cause: powerful poetry to inspire change

From Audre Lorde to Amanda Gorman, poetry has long provided a potent way for people to speak up and ...

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Anne Enright on The Green Road: ‘I set out to write another King Lear’

The author on writing her novel a cottage in County Clare, and letting her scattered characters take...

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Free Love by Tessa Hadley review – sexual revolution in 60s suburbia

A woman turns her life upside down and feels the allure of swinging London in this poignant tale of ...

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Hinton by Mark Blacklock review – voyages into the fourth dimension

Based on the scandalous story of a 19th-century mathematician, this exploration of science and perso...

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15 Book Nook Shelf Inserts That Are Just Too Cool

The best book nook shelf inserts, ranging from beautifully simple silhouettes inspired by children's...

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