Book news, looking at some of the best new literature publications, including hardback and paperback release dates, new authors and book award updates.
It must have been pretty tough for Bill Bryson to choose a single year in US history to focus his latest book on, but somehow he’s managed to settle on 1927. Titled,
Coming soon to a non-fiction hardback aisle near you is Robert Twigger’s Red Nile: The Biography of the World’s Greatest River going over the bloody history of the great African waterway. Making
Erotically Ever After, Edited by Rachel Kenley, sounds like it’s going to be hilarious. Like the Kama Sutra of the fairy tale world it brings a big hint of kink to the
The 2012 Booker Prize long list has just been announced and it looks like it’s going to be a close contender for one of the most engaging lists of the last decade.
The Assassination of the Prime Minister: John Bellingham and the Murder of Spencer Perceval is the latest book by historian David C. Hanrahan. Tracing the back story to John Bellingham’s crime
The first English language release of Dublinesque by Enrique Vila-Matas pays tribute to the work of James Joyce coinciding with the 90th anniversary of the publication of Ulysees and the year in