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Monday, April 22, 2019

Birdsong Reviewed on Armistice Day

Lest we forget

Best of 2013: top 5 books

Literature editor Samantha Marcus looks back on her favourite reads of the year

An interview with Vijay Mehta

The Saint talks to the author about his new book, and his views on the situation in Syria

The Weather Report

The Cloud Corporation Timothy Donnelly Picador £9.99 Poetry; Business; Corporations; The bible; Noah: these are, I kid you not, the keywords that will lead you to Timothy Donnelly...

New interiors for Zadie Smith

NW, by Zadie Smith 304 pages Hamish Hamilton NW, by Zadie Smith, had the luxury of a guaranteed readership. Previous novels by Smith, White Teeth, The Autograph...

Donna Tartt: an author loved by all students

Start the year off right by ingratiating yourself with the elite classicists of Hampden College, or the work of a Dutch master in the Seventeenth Century

Reviewed: The Boys Who Wouldn’t Grow Up

Kathryn Nielsen reviews a novel which explores the St Andrews student experience.

The Critics: Damned

Damned Chuck Palahniuk Picador £9.99 Chuck Palahniuk is not America’s best writer, but he is America’s most dependable writer. Every year, like a clockwork orgasm, he ejaculates a...

Another Prize for the Mantel

On October 16th, the winner of the Man Booker Prize for 2012 was announced. Hilary Mantel, the author of Bring Up the Bodies, is...

Backlash, not revisited but still experienced

Tali Kord discusses Susan Faludi's 1991 work on feminism, Backlash