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Monday, November 19, 2018

In Conversation with Dr Emma Jones

The School of English's Dr Emma Jones, a poet and currently-writing novelist, sat down to chat about writing.

A window into Cypriot literature

If you fancy a new read, how about trying Cypriot literature?

The literary origins of Cinderella

Cinderella's long history before entering the cinema

John Brockman: Pioneer of scientific literature

The Selfish Gene; The Illusion of Self; The Glass Cage. If you have ever read a book by Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, or Nicholas...

A fine slice of Americanah

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie could not have chosen a more apt title for her third novel

Better late than never: the 600th anniversary book

It has taken two years and £5,000, but St Andrews: Through Students’ Eyes has become a reality

‘Posh-Bingo’: The Man-Bookers

The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes Jonathan Cape £12.99 (Man Booker Prize, 2011) Nemesis Philip Roth Vintage £8.99 (Man Booker International Prize, 2011) We want people to buy and read these...

The Saint book club: December edition

We recommend some great reads to get you through the exam period and beyond

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,...

I Am Malala review

Seeking inspiration for the New Year? I Am Malala is a good place to start.