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Saturday, September 22, 2018

An interview with novelist Jodi Picoult

The Saint talks to Jodi Picoult about writing, politics and her advice for students.

Bloomsbury and me: a month at the iconic publishing house

Each individual is a cog in an enormous machine of creativity and part of a wave of talent that has the potential to effect tremendous social and cultural change.

Liz Lochhead’s Fugitive Colours evokes grief, reminiscence

"As an American student half way through his degree, I know there are poems here I will revisit whenever I miss the rain and the mountains."

The Man Booker prize: bastion of brilliance or soured accolade?

Lewis Wood discusses the controversies surrounding the Man Booker prize.

A haven for bibliophiles

The Saint's essential guide to St Andrews' bookshops.

The Cursed Child was the reader all along

Natasha Franks reviews the recently released script of Harry Potter and The Cursed Child.

How to be a Slam Poet

I was sitting on the library toilet the other day when my gaze was caught by the ‘Stanza poetry festival’ poster. It got me...

J.K. Rowling takes her detective novels to darker places

The third instalment of J.K. Rowling’s series, published under the pseudonym of Robert Galbraith, reunites the reader with the war veteran turned private detective,...

The Saint talks to Michael Miller, author of The Dragon’s Blade:...

  Michael Miller graduated from the University in 2014 with a first class degree in History. Now, at the age of 23, he has published...

Far From The Madding Crowd: a fan’s heartfelt recommendation

It leaves the reader saddened at the prospect of returning to reality after exploring the rolling hills of Wessex