Five Fictional Single Parents
Bigging up literature's best single mums and dads...
Women Writers and Their Sex Toys
What kind of relationship do women writers have with their sex toys?
Casting a Spell: Women Writers and Witchcraft
From Mildred Hubble to Hermione Granger, we take a look at literature's best witches...
From Parasite to Paramour – Can books about vampires still be scary?
Did Twilight put a stake through the heart of the vampire genre?
Scary Kids Books That Still Terrify Us
Which books terrified you when you were younger?
Five Fictional Characters Saved by the NHS
Our literary tribute to the NHS...
Busting the Mills & Boon Myth
The popular preconceptions about the bestselling romance books...
Are Women Crap at Writing Non-fiction?
We're not being listed for non-fiction awards: are we rubbish at it?
Man, I Feel Like A Woman! Women Writers and Pen Names
The pseudonyms used by women writers, and a look the reasons why...
5 Books About Rape
Fantastic books about horrific experiences...
The Sarah Waters Effect: Sex Over Substance?
Are we getting too caught up in Sarah Waters' sex scenes?
Sequels We Loved… and Sequels We Forgot
The best and worst sequels in literature...