There's a feature in today's Observer in which various writers tell about books they re-read. I hardly ever read a novel more than once. Who's got time? I'm too painfully aware of how much I want to read that I...
Rick Riordan's coming novel "The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid," is a rare thing in fantasy fiction: it features an African American boy, and a multiracial girl, as its main protagonists. But readers might have a hard t... Read Post
There is so much that Oprah has brought us. Warm wisdom, a signature pose, a TV legacy... but for readers, she really brought us a great gift when she started doing Oprah's Book Club. From 1996 to 2011, Oprah recommended almost 70 b... Read Post