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10 Reasons to Love: Banana Yoshimoto

10 Reasons to Love: Banana Yoshimoto

Ten reasons you should be reading Banana Yoshimoto!

Happy Birthday Buchi Emecheta!

Happy Birthday Buchi Emecheta!

We celebrate Buchi Emecheta's 70th birthday..

Monique Roffey: Writing Advice and Recommended Reads

Monique Roffey: Writing Advice and Recommended Reads

The award-winning author gives us writing advice and much more...

Obituary: Nadine Gordimer 1923-2014

Obituary: Nadine Gordimer 1923-2014

Our tribute to the South African author and activist...

10 Reasons To Love: Jhumpa Lahiri

10 Reasons To Love: Jhumpa Lahiri

Why we love the super talented, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Interpreter of Maladies and The Lowland...

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Sophie Hannah on How to Write Crime Fiction

The crime fiction novelist tells us how she does it...

10 Reasons To Love: Bernardine Evaristo

10 Reasons To Love: Bernardine Evaristo

Why we love the author of Mr. Loverman and Blonde Roots...

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What We Read in June

From Gaza to Urban Africa via Hilary Clinton, heartbreaking YA and more...

Past Mistakes: The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory

Past Mistakes: The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory

Feminism, fighting and fortune telling in a very dangerous 15th century England...

The Women Writing Pop-Science!

The Women Writing Pop-Science!

These women are making waves in a male dominated field...

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Monthly Hits: June 2014

What's been on our bedside tables this month...?

Odds In Our Favour: Race in The Hunger Games

Odds In Our Favour: Race in The Hunger Games

What role does white privilege play when reading YA characters...?